Dr. Bertram comes to Foundations Recovery with over 30 years’ experience as an Addiction Psychiatrist. She did her psychiatric residency at UCSF and is Board Certified in General Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine. Foundations is happy to have Dr. Bertram available to consult on the biologic basis of addiction. When indicated, Dr. Bertram can prescribe medication assisted therapy for addiction as well as medications for psychiatric co-occurring conditions. Dr. Bertram has worked as the medical director for several residential treatment programs and has worked as the medical director for an HMO. Dr. Bertram is certified by the DEA to prescribe Suboxone for opiate addiction when it is indicated.