Associate Professor
Menninger Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


A.B. from Smith College
Ph.D. from Baylor College Of Medicine
M.D. from Baylor College Of Medicine
Residency at University Of Florida Affiliate Hospitals
Residency at Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliate Hospitals


Board Certified
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Professional Interests

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Pregnancy/fertility/adoption-related issues
  • Student and physician mental health

Professional Statement

Dr. Heather Goodman is an Associate Professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and serves as the Director of the Baylor College of Medicine Student and House Staff Mental Health Service. Dr. Goodman specializes in adult psychiatry with interest in student and physician mental health, depression, anxiety and pregnancy/fertility/adoption-related issues. She earned her medical degree and her Ph.D. from Baylor College of Medicine.

Selected Publications


American Psychiatric Association
American Medical Association
Texas Medical Association
Harris County Medical Society