For more than a decade, Dr. Jerome Burt, a Heritage Medical Associates psychologist, has used his clinical expertise to assist hundreds of individuals struggling with mood and anxiety disorders as well as relational struggles. He routinely assists his physician colleagues in planning and managing the care of their patients, particularly those with chronic illness. Dr. Burt also works as a consultant with a prominent Nashville mediation firm advising couples going through the collaborative divorce process. He also provides performance and executive coaching for clients such as Cisco Systems and Hitachi Data Systems. He is a firm believer in giving back to the community and recently started a middle school mentoring program with a goal of helping young African American males reach their potential.