Steven Locke, MD

Founder and Chief Medical Officer, iHope Network, Inc.; Primary Care Psychiatrist, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Dr. Steven Locke is a primary care psychiatrist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) where he does telepsychiatry consulting to primary care practices and teaches cognitive behavior therapy to psychiatry residents. As a former Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School he was the founding course director of Enabling Technology Innovation in Healthcare in the Harvard/MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (1999-2015).

Dr. Locke is also the Founder and Chief Medical Officer of iHope Network, Inc., a telebehavioral health company that specializes in technology-assisted self-care and clinician delivered, computer-guided behavioral treatments that integrate tele-delivered, evidence-based behavioral health treatments into primary care, student health, and chronic condition management.

Dr. Locke has been a national thought leader in psychosomatic medicine. Past-President of the American Psychosomatic Society, he has served on the editorial boards of Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, American Journal of Health Promotion (until 2017) and Population Health Management (until 2017). He was awarded the Stangler Prize for Innovation, by the American Association for Technology in Psychiatry (2008), is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and a member of HIMSS, AMIA, ATA, APA, SBM and the American Psychosomatic Society. Dr. Locke maintains a part-time private practice of primary care psychiatry in Wayland, MA and was recognized as a Top Doctor by Boston Magazine in December 2018.