Mental Illness and Substance Abuse (MISA)

Clinical Supervisor: Dawn Stoner, LCPC, LCADC
Phone: 410 550-2995

The Mental Illness and Substance Abuse (MISA) treatment team provides outpatient services for those who have a co-occurring mental illness and a current or recent substance abuse problem. The mental illnesses occurring most commonly among patients in the program are Bipolar Disorder, Major Depression, and Schizophrenia.  To participate, patients must make a commitment to stopping the use of alcohol and other drugs.  Individual therapy, group therapy, medication management and urine testing are a core part of the treatment structure. 

To request an appointment contact Suzanne Mannion at 410-550-0104

Services Offered

  • Initial assessment by psychiatrist and licensed social work/mental health therapist
  • Individual psychotherapy
  • Group therapy
  • Medication management
  • Case management services are available

Clinic Staff

MISA is staffed by an interdisciplinary team consisting of psychiatrists, licensed social work/mental health therapists, and a case manager.


We accept Medical Assistance, Medicare, as well as some private insurance. Insurance coverage will be verified prior to your first appointment. 


Mental Illness and Substance Abuse (MISA)
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
5500 E. Lombard Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21224