Catherine Doty is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner with advanced clinical degrees from Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania. Catherine treats children, adolescents, adults and families. Her clinical specialty is in the evaluation and treatment of mood disorders, depression, anxiety, ADHD and behavioral disorders. In addition to outpatient medication management, Catherine has worked in residential treament centers with developmentally disabled children and adults.
Her relaxed and friendly approach provides a comfortable environment for patients to thoroughly discuss their feelings and concerns. Individualized attention is central to Catherine's practice.
Darlene Annas has more than twenty years of Advanced Practice Psychiatric nursing, evaluating, diagnosing and prescribing medication for children (age 5 and up), adolescents and adults. The many disorders she treats include (but not limited to) depression, anxiety, ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, high functioning ASD, Schizophrenia, & PTSD.She is known and admired for the fact that she listens to what her patients have to say and includes a holistic approach and considers each person individually as well as their family's concerns.
Gregory Cooper is a Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with more than twenty years experience working with individuals and families and eight years of experience in medication consultation and management.
He provides expert, compassionate and collaborative psychiatric medication management to adults and adolescents. His areas of expertise are (but not limited to): adolescents, bullying, Drug and Alcohol dual diagnosis, trauma, mood disorders and spirituality. Mr. Cooper is a published author on adolescent suicide and bullying. He graduated with an MSN in nursing from Drexel University and with a BA in nursing and biology from the University of Delaware.
"Psychiatric medications are tools to assist individuals in attaining a higher quality of life."
Ana Maria completed her Bachelor's Degree at the University of Puerto Rico in 1999 and in 2000 was relocated by her employer to the United States. After three years of direct work with immigrant families and workers, Ms. Keane went back to school to obtain her MSSW at the University of Louisville in 2005.
Ana Maria's theoretical approach when working with individuals and families is best described as modular, using different componets of Systems Theory, Solution Focus, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing).
Ana Maria has completed post graduate training in the area of Trauma and has special interest in attachment related issues. She also has experience working with adolescents, adults, couples and families affected by mood disorders, general stressors, family conflict and issues surrounding cultural assimilation.
Fluent in English and Spanish.
Education: MSW – Master of Social Work from Delaware State University
Desiree has over 15 years of experience in various areas of social services.
Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Lowrey worked as a crisis clinician, school counselor, multisystem therapist, psychiatric social worker and program director. Through her years of experience, she has acquired skills in helping individuals, families and couples address their issues through the use of cognitive behavioral therapy.
Desiree uses a creative, compassionate and supportive approach to therapy. Working together as a team with her clients, Desiree helps them learn new ways to cope by changing their thought process in order to be better equipped to deal with life issues in a healthier manner.
Denise Gonzalez, Practice and Billing Manager
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