The Jack E. Barr Center for Well-Being
The National Institute of Mental Health reveals that approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. experience mental illness in a given year. In addition, 1 in 5 youth aged 13–18 experience a severe mental disorder at some point during their life. Licensed as an Outpatient Mental Health Clinic, San Mar’s Jack E. Barr Center for Well- Being is serving the entire community. The main office is located on the San Mar campus at 8504 Mapleville Road, two miles north of Boonsboro. The Center offers care for diverse mental health needs and is committed to providing comprehensive evaluation and treatment for the children, adolescents, families and adults in our community. Services are provided by a Board Certified Psychiatrist and licensed clinical professionals. The Center is a program of San Mar Family and Community Services. For more information, visit www.sanmarhope.org.
A little help can make a lifetime of difference
The Center specializes in children and adolescents who have experienced trauma, but serves all ages and many diagnoses. Individual counseling, couples counseling, Parent-child conflict counseling and grief counseling is available.
Counseling – Guidance offered to those seeking help before problems become heightened to a pathological level. Focus is typically on immediate or near future concerns.
Psychiatric Evaluations and Medication Management- Diagnostic evaluations and ongoing medication management is available to children and adults.
Through the therapeutic process we will seek to assist you in resolving issues in your life that are hindering you from thriving. We will help you to identify those goals you seek to accomplish and the hindrances to you reaching those goals and living a fulfilling life.
Our Administrative Staff
Keith Fanjoy, LCSW-C, CEO
Meghan Sprague, MSN, PMHNP-BC, Medical Director
Ira Lourie, MD, Senior Psychiatric Consultant, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Jerica Washington, LCSW-C, Center Director
All Center therapists hold master’s degrees and current licensing within the State of Maryland.