Ellen Haller, MD

Co-director of the LGBT Psychiatry Clinic

Dr. Ellen Haller is an attending psychiatrist in the Adult Psychiatry Clinic at Langley Porter Psychiatric Hospital and Clinics where she supervises residents and medical students. She is also the co-director of the LGBT Psychiatry Clinic, a specialty clinic focused on the unique mental health needs of this community. Haller's primary areas of interest include psychiatric education, women's mental health and LGBT mental health.

Haller is a graduate of the UCLA School of Medicine and the UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program. She has been a full-time member of the UCSF School of Medicine faculty since 1988. Haller has been an inpatient psychiatry attending, was the founder and director of the WomenCare Mental Health Program, served as the director of the Adult Psychiatry Clinic and was the director of the UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program.


Psychiatry Clinic
401 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-7500
Fax: (415) 502-6361

More about Ellen Haller


UCLA School of Medicine 1984


UCSF Medical Center, Psychiatry 1988

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Seritan AL, Haller E, Linde P, Orgera S, Fisher WS, Iosif AM, Jackson-Triche M, Bourgeois JA. The Psychiatric Assessment and Brief Intervention Program: Partnering With Primary Care Providers. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2018 Feb 01; 20(1).
  2. Fisher WS, Hirschtritt ME, Haller E. Development and Implementation of a Residency Area-of-Distinction in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Mental Health. Acad Psychiatry. 2017 Nov 06.
  3. Zisook S, Anzia J, Atri A, Baroni A, Clayton P, Haller E, Lomax JW, Mann JJ, Oquendo MA, Pato M, Perez-Rodriguez MM, Prabhakar D, Sen S, Thrall G, Yaseen ZS. Teaching evidence-based approaches to suicide risk assessment and prevention that enhance psychiatric training. Compr Psychiatry. 2013 Apr; 54(3):201-8.

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