Anxiety Disorders Clinic
Medical Director: Una McCann, MD
Program Supervisor: Tammy Donohue, MSW, LCSW-C
The Anxiety Disorders Clinic at Johns Hopkins Bayview is part of the continuum of services offered in the Community Psychiatry Program that treats Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This clinic is appropriate for:
- People who are interested in structured, short-term treatment.
- People who have been in treatment but remain symptomatic or not making progress as they would like.
- People who are seeking consultation on diagnosis, medication and/or treatment recommendations.
- Please note medication only is not provided by our clinic.
- Patients engaging in active substance abuse generally do not benefit from our services
Individual Therapy: A course of treatment is generally 18 months with the patient initially meeting weekly or bi-weekly with the therapist and then less frequency as treatment moves towards termination. Modalities offered are Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, EMDR, and Exposure Response Prevention (ERP), Prolonged Exposure for PTSD, Cognitive Processing Therapy for Trauma (CPT).
Medication Management: Patients meet with the psychiatrist for an initial evaluation and at a minimum of quarterly for on-going medication management.
Consultation: Evaluation by the psychiatrist and therapist is available for diagnostic clarification, medication evaluation and treatment recommendations. Patients will not be prescribed medicine at consultation visits. A written report with recommendations will be available.
Insurances accepted are Medical Assistance, Medicare and some private insurances.
For more information about the Anxiety Disorders Clinic or to schedule an appointment, call 410-550-1933.