Dr. Sarah Y. Vinson is a physician who specializes in adult, child & adolescent, and forensic psychiatry. She is the founder of the Lorio Psych Group, an Atlanta, GA based mental health practice providing expert care and consultation. After graduating from medical school at the University of Florida with Research Honors and as an Inductee in the Chapman Humanism Honors Society, she completed her general psychiatry training at Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical School. While there, she also received specialized training in trauma through the Victims of Violence Program. She then returned to the South to complete fellowships in both child & adolescent and forensic psychiatry at Emory University School of Medicine. In addition to providing mental health care services such as psychotherapy, consultation and psychopharmacology through her private practice, Dr. Vinson is an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at Morehouse School of Medicine. Just two years after joining the faculty she was honored as Psychiatry Faculty of the Year in 2015. She is also Adjunct Faculty at Emory University School of Medicine in Child Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. She has been elected to statewide office by her professional peers in both the Georgia Psychiatric Physician's Association  and the Georgia Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, currently serves on the boards of the organizations, and is the current President of the Georgia Council on Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She has also served on committees in national professional organizations, including the Policy Statement Advisory Committee of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Council on Advocacy and Government Relations of the American Psychiatric Association. She has been a speaker at national conferences including the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting and The National Urban League Annual Meeting.. Dr. Vinson has received numerous awards in recognition of her service and leadership.