Lindner Center of HOPE is pleased to announce that the following have joined the Leadership Team:
Michael J. Glen, PE, CPSM, has joined Lindner Center of HOPE in a new role, Vice President, Business Development and Innovation with a primary goal of promoting mental health awareness and education to businesses, schools and government officials. He is also part of the executive leadership team. Mr. Glen’s previous position was as an engineering and marketing professional with extensive experience in project engineering, project management, business development, business planning and implementation.
Anne VanderPutten MBS, MSN, RN, has joined Lindner Center of HOPE, as Program Director, Residential Services. Her role incorporates both the adult residential unit (Sibcy House) and the adolescent residential unit (Williams House). Prior to joining Lindner Center of HOPE, she managed Psychiatric Emergency Services for six years collaborating with community resources through advisory councils, the Heroin Coalition, the Department of Health, and law enforcement agencies.
Sharon Simmons, MSW, LCSW, has joined, Lindner Center of HOPE, as Clinical Manager, Residential Services. Her role incorporates both the adult residential unit (Sibcy House) and the adolescent residential unit (Williams House). Prior to joining Lindner Center of HOPE, she worked as a program director for an intensive outpatient program (IOP). She continues to teach as an adjunct professor for Brescia University where she teaches a variety of social work courses, including research, practice and ethics.
Lindner Center of HOPE in Mason is a comprehensive mental health center providing excellent, patient-centered, scientifically-advanced care for individuals suffering with mental illness. A state-of-the-science, mental health center and charter member of the National Network of Depression Centers, the Center provides psychiatric hospitalization and partial hospitalization for individuals age 12-years-old and older, outpatient services for all ages, diagnostic and short-term residential services for adults and adolescents, outpatient services for substance abuse through HOPE Center North location and co-occurring disorders for adults and research. The Center is enhanced by its partnership with UC Health as its clinicians are ranked among the best providers locally, nationally and internationally. Together Lindner Center of HOPE and UC Health offer a true system of mental health care in the Greater Cincinnati area and across the country. The Center is also affiliated with the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine.