Lindsey Martin



Lindsey Poe, PsyD  (George Washington University, Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology; 2014, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center): Dr. Poe is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and previously served as Director of Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship at LSUHSC from 2019-2023. Clinically, Dr. Poe is the Bariatric Behavioral Health Program Director at UMCNO's Center for Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery and she is one of the lead psychologists for Psychiatric Inpatient Services at UMCNO. Dr. Poe conducts psychiatric clearance evaluations, targeted pre operative intervention, post operative follow up, and engages in programmatic development within the bariatric clinic. At UMCNO Inpatient Services, Dr. Poe specializes in group psychotherapy and brief psychological assessment. Her clinical and research interests include psychodynamic case conceptualization, severe and persistent mental illness, the effects of physical health on mental wellness, and the impact of health literacy on healthcare disparities.

Recent Publications:

Townsend, M.H., Moore, M.B., & Poe, L. (2021). Categorical Psychiatry and Predoctoral Psychology Interns' Perceptions of Professional Identity and Practice: Results of a Survey at the Start and Completion of a Year of Interprofessional Education. Academic Psychiatry.

Moore, M.B., Poe, L., Walker, C., & Craft, T. (2020). Utilizing Community Partners to Enhance Quality Intern Training. Collaborations: A Journal of Community-Based Research and Practice, 3(1): 19, 1-8.  

Scientific Presentations:

Poe, L., Brokenbourgh, M., & Hyatt, S. Health Literacy: Making Healthcare Understandable. Three-hour workshop to mental health professionals for continuing education, Southeastern Psychological Association, Virtual Workshop. June 2020

Townsend, M.H., Moore, M.B., & Poe, LParallel Instruction: A One-Year Shared Curriculum for Psychiatry and Pre-Doctoral Psychology Interns. Poster Presentation, Association for Academic Psychiatry, Boston, MA. September 2019

Moore, M.B. & Poe, L. An Interprofessional Model for Diverse Training and Education. Association for Psychologists in Academic Health Centers, New Orleans, LA. February 2019