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Leadership

Jesse Viner, MD

CEO & Chief Medical Officer

Jesse Viner, MD

Dr. Jesse Viner created Yellowbrick in recognition of the specialized needs of emerging adults and their families, and the necessity for a treatment system that addressed the unique challenges of the transition into adulthood. A recognized expert in the treatment of eating disorders, difficulties resulting from trauma and abuse, and bipolar disorder, Dr. Viner has four decades of experience applying the knowledge of psychiatry and psychoanalysis to the challenge of creating meaningful and pragmatically effective treatment programs.

Following his education at Yale, The Chicago Medical School, Northwestern University Medical School Psychiatry Residency and The Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, Dr. Viner has served as Director of Adult Psychiatry Inpatient Services for Northwestern University Medical School; Medical Director of Four Winds Chicago, a private psychiatric healthcare system; and Director of University Behavioral Health, a group practice on the North Shore of Chicago. He is on the faculty of the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Viner is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Viner was the 2016 recipient of the Illinois Psychiatric Society Award for Excellence and Innovation in Clinical Services.

Dr. Viner is parent to six emerging and young adults.

At Yellowbrick, emerging adults find their way home.

For more information, please contact Yellowbrick at 866.364.2300.