Associate Professor & Director, Chronic Pain Treatment Program
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Michael R. Clark, MD, MPH, MBA is the Director of the Adolf Meyer Chronic Pain Treatment Programs in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine and has joint appointments in the Departments of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery in the School of Medicine and of Mental Hygiene in the Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health.
Dr. Clark specializes in the care of patients with chronic medical illnesses. He is a member of the Blaustein Pain Treatment Center and the Vestibular & Balance Disorders Center at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. These interdisciplinary efforts deliver comprehensive medical care to patients with disabling conditions that are refractory to diagnosis and treatment.
A fellow of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, Dr. Clark currently devotes his research work to psychiatric phenomenology of sensory abnormalities such as chronic dizziness and pain, including studies on neuropathic pain. He serves on the National Institutes of Health Division of Research Grants Risk Prevention and Health Behavior Study Section.
Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Lancaster General Health
Dr. Dougherty is the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry of the Lancaster General Health System/ Penn Medicine and the managing physician for their Behavioral Health Specialty group. She is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, the past president of the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society, and has been voted a “Best Doctor in America” by her academic peers every year since 2005.
She is an associate professor of psychiatry at Penn State College of Medicine, where she received the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. She also is an adjunct associate professor at Drexel, and for the 10 years before moving to LGH was an adjunct associate Professor of Law at Dickinson Law School, where she taught “Law and Psychiatry”.
She is board certified in general adult psychiatry, in geriatric psychiatry, and also in forensic psychiatry, which is the area of overlap between psychiatry and the law. She gives lectures and workshops at various national and state conferences on a variety of topics related to Psychiatry.
Lancaster General Health
Caroline Thomas Barnhart is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over thirty years of health care related work experience. She is currently the Manager of Integrated Behavioral Health at Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine, where she is leading the effort to integrate behavioral health in primary care settings.
She earned her Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from Bryn Mawr College and her bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Millersville University. She recently completed a Certificate in Integrated Behavioral Health and Primary Care through the University of Michigan.