Team

Global Experts in Mood Disorders Lead Treatment

Specialists at Lindner Center of HOPE are internationally recognized for their leading research, advanced training and proven results in identifying and treating basic and treatment resistant mood disorders.

Jennifer L. Bellman, PsyD
Jennifer L. Bellman, PsyD
Lindner Center of HOPE Staff Psychologist
Brett A. Dowdy, PsyD
Brett A. Dowdy, PsyD
Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist
John M. Hawkins, MD
John M. Hawkins, MD
Lindner Center of HOPE Chief of Psychiatry, Deputy Chief Research Officer, and Medical Director of the Brain Imaging Center
Paul E. Keck, Jr., MD
Paul E. Keck, Jr., MD
Lindner Center of HOPE President and CEO
Susan L. McElroy, MD
Susan L. McElroy, MD
Chief Research Officer and Consultant to Eating Disorders team
Michael K. O’Hearn, MSW, LISW-S
Michael K. O’Hearn, MSW, LISW-S
Clinical Director, Center For Stress Related Disorders at Lindner Center of HOPE

Team members with extensive experience in treating mood disorders work collaboratively to accurately assess and treat a variety of mood disorders. They oversee:

  • Individually tailored treatment which combines Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Insight Oriented Therapy (IOT), and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) to support patient recovery and long-term wellness
  • Family therapy, an inclusive approach to education and therapy designed to assist the patient and support the family
  • Psychiatric medication evaluation and treatment

Each patient’s multidisciplinary treatment team may also include the following healthcare professionals:

  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Masters or Doctoral-level Therapists and Psychology Interns
  • Social Work Staff
  • Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Mental Health Specialists
  • Employment Specialist
  • Spiritual Care Coordinator
  • Community Psychiatric Support Specialist