Connecticut Mental Health Center: Our Staff

Connecticut Mental Health Center (CMHC) is jointly run by the Yale Department of Psychiatry and the State of Connecticut Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services.

Our staff is comprised of both state and Yale employees working together for the benefit of people in recovery from mental illness and addictions. Many CMHC staff members work across multiple areas in clinical care, education, and research.

For the full CMHC Staff Directory, click here.

Senior Leadership

Michael J. Sernyak, MD, Chief Executive Officer

Robert Cole, MHSA, Chief Operating Officer

Jeanne Steiner, DO, Medical Director

Peggy Bailey, LCSW, Director of Clinical Services

Thomas H. Styron, PhD, Director, Community Services Network