Dr. Scriven is board certified in Family Medicine.  She is qualified to care for infants, children, teens/young adults, as well as adults in all stages of life. She graduated from Dartmouth College; attended Columbia University; graduated from the Mayo Clinic Medical School; and did five years of postgraduate medical training in New York City, Connecticut, and Georgia. Dr. Scriven then completed three years of Family Medicine specialty training in Maine, and is a community staff member of both Maine Medical Center and Mercy Hospital.

Dr. Scriven moved from Minnesota to New England in 1978. She has lived with her husband and their three children in the greater Portland area for the last almost 30 years.  She is a member of the Good Medicine Collective, in Portland, Maine, where she has her main office. She is also a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, and has been a board member of the Maine Academy of Family Physicians.  She serves on the St. Alban’s Health Ministry; and volunteers with several other organizations.  She has trained in  wilderness medicine. She is an active gardener, loves to walk, hike, kayak, ski and snow-shoe. She loves animals, lives near Goats, Ducks, Great Pyrenees& Australian Shepherds, and enjoys cooking, meditation, and listening to music.