Psychiatrist in San Jose, California Adria Carney, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 0-40

Appointments: In-office only. Telehealth not available

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in San Jose, California Adria Carney, MD

Adria Carney, MD

Dr. Carney is double board-certified Child and Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist.
Dr. Carney graduated summa cum laude from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, with a Bachelor of Science in Cellular and Molecular Biology. There, she received the titles of Nevada Regents Award Undergraduate of the Year and Biology Department Lab Instructor of the Year. Dr. Carney earned her medical doctorate from the University of Nevada School of Medicine during which she served as President for organizations such as the American Medical Student Association, Medical Students for Choice, and the American Medical Woman’s Association. She completed a residency in Psychiatry at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where she served as Chief Resident and received the title of Outstanding Graduating Resident Award. While pursuing fellowships in both Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry, Dr. Carney served on the Medical Ethics Advisory Committee and founded a Telepsychiatry Clinic.
Taking a collaborative approach, Dr. Carney consults with guardians, therapists, primary care physicians, and if clinically indicated, religious/spiritual mentors and educators, to develop a thorough psychosocial educational assessment. Minors must be accompanied by a parent and/or legal guardian at their first appointment and are encouraged to bring any medical records, previous testing / assessments, and if applicable a copy of your child’s IEP or 504 plan. Family referrals of all ages are welcome. Dr. Carney enjoys being active in her community through voluntarism and striving to be her childhood dream, a student for life. Preferred pronouns: she, her


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits


  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • First Responders
  • Head Injuries
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Adria Carney. You can also call 925-282-1778 to have someone assist you.

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