Dr. Jarvis received his medical degree and completed his psychiatry residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. During his residency at UAMS Dr. Jarvis served as the chief resident. He earned his BA in psychology and music from Trinity University at San Antonio, Texas.
After practicing three years on the faculty at UAMS, Dr. Jarvis entered private practice. In addition to his outpatient practice at Arkansas Psychiatric Clinic, Dr. Jarvis sees inpatient clients at The Bridgeway Hospital, where he is the Director of Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) services.
Dr. Jarvis specializes in mood disorders, including major depression, bipolar disorder, with emphasis in management of treatment resistant and treatment refractory depression. He is board certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurologyes.