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Sara Keary

Part-Time Faculty


Sara Keary, PhD, LCSW has 13 years of experience as a clinical social worker with a specialization in geriatric psychiatry. Dr. Keary works as an inpatient geriatric psychiatric social worker at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, MA and teaches as an adjunct professor at Boston College School of Social Work. Dr. Keary teaches courses on human behavior and the social environment, social work with older adults, and social work with LGBTQ individuals, youth, and families. Her research interests include LGBTQ aging, end-of-life care planning, and palliative care professionals’ assessment of delirium in patients with depression and dementia.

Clinical Practice Experience

2005 - Present, Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry