Lindner Center of HOPE,  Staff Psychiatrist, Medical Director of Williams House


Dr. Hartmann serves as Medical Director of Williams House at the Lindner Center of HOPE. He attends to adult patients, primarily in the residential programs of Williams House and Sibcy House. Dr. Hartmann embraces the collaborative treatment team approach in determining diagnosis and individualized treatment plans. He has provided care in the outpatient, inpatient, and residential settings since joining the Lindner Center of HOPE in 2015. Dr. Hartmann has served as Vice President of Medical Staff at Lindner Center of HOPE and on various hospital administrative committees over his career.  Dr. Hartmann provides student and resident physician teaching as Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

Prior to joining the Lindner Center of HOPE, he worked as Medical Director, Inpatient Psychiatry Services and Education, at Akron General Medical Center, a Cleveland Clinic Affiliate in Akron, Ohio, for 12 years. During this time, he also was in practice with Greater Akron Psychiatry (Partners Physician Group) and the former Center for Akron Psychiatry, Inc. He also held academic appointments as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) and Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Hartmann was recognized as the NEOMED Psychiatry Residency Teacher of the Year for 2014-2015 and was named an Outstanding Volunteer Faculty at NEOMED in 2013. He has supervised psychiatrists-in-training in both psychotherapy and pharmacologic treatment in the inpatient, emergency department, and outpatient settings.

Dr. Hartmann has been a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association since 2011 and is board certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc. While in Akron, he served as President of the Northeast Ohio Psychiatric Physicians Association (2013-2014). During training, Dr. Hartmann served as Chief Resident of the NEOMED Psychiatry Residency (2002-2003).


Areas of Interest:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Acute Care Psychiatry
  • Diagnostic Assessment