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In this episode, Dr Saccocio discusses conflict in the workplace with Frank Clark, MD.
Hosted by Saria Carter Saccocio, MD, MHA, FAAFP
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Frank Clark, MD:
Dr. Frank Alexander Clark is a board-certified adult psychiatrist at Prisma Health-Upstate. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Monmouth College in Illinois and a Doctor of Medicine degree from Northwestern University. He then completed his residency in general psychiatry at Palmetto Richland Hospital in Columbia, SC (now Prisma Health-Midlands)
Dr. Clark serves as Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville and Medical Director & Division Chief for Adult Inpatient and Consult-Liaison Services for the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Prisma Health.
In addition to his psychiatric practice, Dr. Clark has held many leadership positions in national organizations including the American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Psychiatric Association (APA). Locally he serves on the board of directors for National Alliance on Mental Illness-Greenville (NAMI) and Mental Health of America-Greenville. He was recently appointed to serve as the President of board of directors for Mental Health of America- Greenville. Dr. Clark has presented on various topics related to wellness, interplay between faith and mental health, workforce diversity, microaggressions, and the social determinants of mental health.