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Good evening doctor. Lately I have found myself extremely depressed, filled with anxiety and overwhelmed as a whole. I am currently a student and with both I am finding it extremely hard to concentrate. I am coming up to a time in my schooling where I have to go out into the field and I'm afraid my anxiety and lack of concentration will greatly effect my performance. I have never been on any medication for any of these symptoms but I would like to try anything that will help me focus on my future career. What can I do? Caitlin
Dr. Gartner's enthusiastic and insightful presentation turned on a light bulb for me. After years of trying to explain to my wife my strange, non-sensical behavior since I founded a new company, I simply presented her a copy of "The Hypomanic Edge". A few days later, she shook the book in my face and said, "Now, I understand...you ARE nuts!". Me and Christopher Columbus, who knew?View More
- Dave Barton
Psychologist Dr. John Gartner's two areas of specialization are Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Bipolar Disorder, though he treats more common ailments such as depression and anxiety as well in a general psychotherapy practice in Baltimore.
Dr. John D. Gartner has been practicing psychotherapy and teaching psychiatrists at Johns Hopkins University Medical School for over 20 years.
Princeton University - Graduated Magna Cum Laude
University of Massachusetts - Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
Cornell Medical School - Post-Doctoral Training