Our clinicians and staff represent some of the best minds in the mental health field

Lindner Center of HOPE is staffed by a diverse team, united in the philosophy that by working together, they can best offer hope for people living with mental illness. This team delivers the best mental health care in the nation, measured by successful outcomes, and satisfied patients and families. Lindner Center of HOPE has the largest medical staff of any free-standing mental health center in the country, offering patients breadth and depth of expertise in diagnosis and treatment.

Jason Bast

Jason Bast

Lindner Center of HOPE, Family Therapist/Group Therapist
Nicole Bosse, PsyD

Nicole Bosse, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist
Charles F. Brady, PhD, ABPP

Charles F. Brady, PhD, ABPP

Lindner Center of HOPE, Clinical Director of Outpatient Services and Staff Psychologist
Margot Brandi, MD

Margot Brandi, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Medical Director of Sibcy House
Christopher Bueker, BS, LCDC-III

Christopher Bueker, BS, LCDC-III

Lindner Center of HOPE-North, Addiction Therapist
Leah Casuto, MD

Leah Casuto, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Jonathan C. Cole, DO

Jonathan C. Cole, DO

Lindner Center of HOPE, Adult Psychiatrist
Christine Collins, MD

Christine Collins, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Angela Couch, RN, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Angela Couch, RN, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Lindner Center of HOPE, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Paul R. Crosby, MD

Paul R. Crosby, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Chief Clinical and Operating Officer
Tracy Suzanne Cummings, MD

Tracy Suzanne Cummings, MD

Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Lindner Center of HOPE
Marie Doerger, LICDC-CS, PCC

Marie Doerger, LICDC-CS, PCC

Lindner Center of HOPE, Therapist
Brett A. Dowdy, PsyD

Brett A. Dowdy, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE Chief of Psychological Services
Brian P. Dowling, MD

Brian P. Dowling, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Director of Medical Education, Staff Psychiatrist
Jennifer L. Farley, PsyD

Jennifer L. Farley, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE Staff Psychologist
Shana Feibel, DO

Shana Feibel, DO

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Lindsey Flannery, RDN, LD

Lindsey Flannery, RDN, LD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Dietitian
Anna I. Guerdjikova, PhD, LISW, CCRC

Anna I. Guerdjikova, PhD, LISW, CCRC

Director of Administrative Services, Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program
Kristy L. Hardwick, EdD, LPCC-S

Kristy L. Hardwick, EdD, LPCC-S

Lindner Center of HOPE, Child and Adolescent Therapist
William P. Hartmann III, MD, FAPA

William P. Hartmann III, MD, FAPA

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist, Medical Director of Williams House
Paul Houser , M.D.

Paul Houser , M.D.

Lindner Center of HOPE, Medical Director of the Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program
Erica Jackson, RD,LD

Erica Jackson, RD,LD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Clinical Dietitian
Nicole Jederlinic, DO

Nicole Jederlinic, DO

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Shannon L. Jensen, LISW-S

Shannon L. Jensen, LISW-S

Lindner Center of HOPE, Outpatient Therapist
Danielle J. Johnson, MD, FAPA

Danielle J. Johnson, MD, FAPA

Lindner Center of HOPE, Chief Medical Officer
Paul E. Keck, Jr., MD

Paul E. Keck, Jr., MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, President and CEO
Jessica Kraft, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Jessica Kraft, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Lindner Center of HOPE, Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner
Sarah Lavanier, PsyD, CEDS

Sarah Lavanier, PsyD, CEDS

Clinical Director of Adult Eating Disorder Services
Laurie Little, PsyD

Laurie Little, PsyD

Director of Therapeutic Services, Sibcy House
Elizabeth Mariutto, PsyD

Elizabeth Mariutto, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Psychologist and Clinical Director of Partial Hospitalization/Intensive Outpatient Adult Eating Disorder Services
Susan L. McElroy, MD

Susan L. McElroy, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Chief Research Officer and Consultant to Eating Disorders team
Allison Mecca, PsyD

Allison Mecca, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist, Harold C. Schott Foundation Eating Disorders Program
Jen Milau, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Jen Milau, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Lindner Center of HOPE , Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner
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
Zachary Pettibone, MD

Zachary Pettibone, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Brett C. Plyler, M.D.

Brett C. Plyler, M.D.

Lindner Center of HOPE Staff Psychiatrist
Mary Jo Pollock, MSN, CNS

Mary Jo Pollock, MSN, CNS

Lindner Center of HOPE, Advanced Practice Nurse
Amanda Porter, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP

Amanda Porter, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP

Lindner Center of HOPE, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Outpatient Services, Integrative Mental Health Practitioner
Nelson F. Rodriguez, MD, FAPA

Nelson F. Rodriguez, MD, FAPA

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Francisco Romo-Nava, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Chief Research Officer

Francisco Romo-Nava, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Chief Research Officer

Lindner Center of HOPE Associate Chief Research Officer
Marie Rueve, MD

Marie Rueve, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Chief of Adult Psychiatry
Kathy Schmerr, MEd, RD, LD

Kathy Schmerr, MEd, RD, LD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Clinical Dietitian
Megan T. Schrantz, Ed.D., LPCC

Megan T. Schrantz, Ed.D., LPCC

Lindner Center of HOPE, Child and Adolescent Therapist
Thomas A. Schweinberg, PsyD

Thomas A. Schweinberg, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist
Jeffrey R. Slaughter, MSW, LSW

Jeffrey R. Slaughter, MSW, LSW

Lindner Center of HOPE , Manager, Social Services
Stacey L. Spencer, Ed.D.

Stacey L. Spencer, Ed.D.

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist
William Jason Thompson, LISW-S, LICDC-CS

William Jason Thompson, LISW-S, LICDC-CS

Lindner Center of HOPE, Therapist
Jenise Tidd MS, LICDC

Jenise Tidd MS, LICDC

Lindner Center of HOPE-North, Addictions Counselor
Chris J. Tuell, EdD, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS

Chris J. Tuell, EdD, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS

Lindner Center of HOPE Clinical Director of Addiction Services
Lorene Walter, MD

Lorene Walter, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE , Medical Director of Mindful Transitions, the Adult Partial Hospital Program
Annie Ward, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Annie Ward, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Emmy Weiss , RD, LD

Emmy Weiss , RD, LD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Lead Clinical Dietitian
Jennifer G. Wells, MSW, LISW

Jennifer G. Wells, MSW, LISW

Lindner Center of HOPE, Social Worker
Peter White, M.A., LPCC

Peter White, M.A., LPCC

Lindner Center of HOPE, Addictions Counselor
Suzanne White, MSW, LSW, LCDC III

Suzanne White, MSW, LSW, LCDC III

Lindner Center of HOPE, Chemical Dependency Counselor
Jennifer B. Wilcox, PsyD

Jennifer B. Wilcox, PsyD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist
Rebecca Woods, MDiv.

Rebecca Woods, MDiv.

Lindner Center of HOPE, Spiritual Care Coordinator
Nicole Wrassmann, RD LD CDE

Nicole Wrassmann, RD LD CDE

Lindner Center of HOPE, Clinical Dietitian
Laura J. Yard, MD

Laura J. Yard, MD

Lindner Center of HOPE, Medical Director for Addiction Services at HOPE Center North