Robert Channon in a board-certified psychiatrist and Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He joined Heartland Health Centers in 2020. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine in 1979. He has worked as a psychiatric consultant or attending psychiatrist for the Counseling Center of Lakeview, Trilogy Behavioral Health Care, Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Mercy Hospital Community Mental Health Center as well as in private practice. He has a strong clinical background working with acute and chronic severely mentally ill adult and elderly patients in inpatient, outpatient, and partial hospital programs. He speaks English.