Daniel Yohanna, M.D.

Associate Professor
Vice-Chair and Adult Section Chief,
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience

5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3077, Rm B328
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Phone: 773-834-7008
Patient Calls: 773-702-6199
Fax: 773-834-6761

Education & Training

  • Rush University, Chicago, Illinois- M.D., 1982
  • PGY-I Internship, Northwestern University, 1982-1983
  • PGY-II-IV, Northwestern University, 1983-1986
  • Board Certified, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Adult Psychiatry; Board Certified,
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Forensic Psychiatry

Clinical Interests

  • Community Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry

Research Interests

  • Delivery of Health Care Systems
  • Psychosocial treatments for Schizophrenia


  • Director, Systems of Care, Community Psychiatry Course (PGY-II Curriculum)

Society Memberships

  • Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, Assemble Representative of Illinois
  • Past President Illinois Psychiatric Society
  • Member, American Association of Psychiatry and the Law
  • Member, Illinois State Medical Society
  • Member, Chicago Medical Society

Selected Publications

  • Lehner, R. K., Dopke, C.A., Cohen, K., Edstrom, K., Maslar, M. Slagg, N. B., Yohanna, D. Outpatient treatment adherence and serious mental illness: A review of interventions. American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, 10:245-274, 2007.
  • Gilmer WS, Trivedi MH, Rush AJ, Wisneiewski SR, Luther J, Howland RH, Yohanna D, Khan A, Alpert J: Factors Associated with Chronic Depressive Episodes: a preliminary report from the STAR-D project, Acta Psychiatry Scand., 112;425-433, 2005
  • Fraser D., Park S., Clark G., Yohanna D., Houk JC: Spacial Serial Order Processing in Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 70:203-213, 2004
  • Fraser D., Park S., Clark G., Yohanna D., Houk JC: Spacial Serial Order Processing in Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 70:203-213, 2004
  • Maucieri L, Kuczen C, Yohanna D, Hanlon RE: The Frequency of Reported Head Injury in Psychiatric Settings. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 19:962-963, 2004
  • Yohanna, D, O�Mahoney M., "Behavioral Health Network Establishment" in APPI Textbook of Administrative Psychiatry: New Concepts for a Changing Behavioral Health System, Second Edition, Ed. Talbott, J. 2001.

Selected Conferences & Presentations

  • Institute on Psychiatric Services: "Telepsychiatry and Public Policy" Chicago, Illinois, October 3, 2008
  • Institute on Psychiatric Services: "What to Expect in Court" Practical Pearls, Chicago, Illinois, October 2, 2008
  • Mental Health Forum: Partners and Solutions, Illinois Hospital Association, "Addressing the Shortage of Psychiatrists through Innovation Programs and Technology" October 18, 2006
  • Naomi Ruth Cohen Charitable Foundation 2nd Annual Community Mental Health Conference, "Accessing Services" June 8, 2003, Evanston, Illinois
  • Leadership Greater Chicago, Panel on "Major Shortcomings in our Healthcare System" Mental Health Care, February 1, 2002

Other Activities

  • Fellow, Institute of Medicine of Chicago