Sydney Ey, Ph.D.

  • Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine
  • Associate Director, Resident and Faculty Wellness Program, Psychiatry, School of Medicine


Sydney Ey, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, OHSU School of Medicine, and associate director, Resident and Faculty Wellness Program and OHSU Peer Support Program, is a clinical psychologist who received her Ph.D. at the University of Vermont and completed her internship at Judge Baker Children's Center/Boston Children's Hospital. She was involved in training psychologists in graduate programs before joining OHSU's Resident and Faculty Wellness Program in 2005. Dr. Ey conducted research with at-risk youth on optimism and coping and with medical students and residents on attitudes about seeking counseling and the role of perfectionism and the Imposter Phenomenon. She provides individual counseling with a cognitive-behavioral and positive psychology emphasis and presents resilience building workshops to resident and faculty groups.

Education and training

    • B.A., 1985, Yale University
    • Ph.D., 1993, University of Vermont
  • Internship

    • Judge Baker Children's Center, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, 1992-93
  • Fellowship

    • Clinical fellow, psychology, Harvard University, Boston, MA (1992-93).


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