Directory of Mental Health Providers


Steve Geishecker, LICSW, ACSW

Director of Behavioral Health


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MSW - Virginia Commonwealth University

CERTIFICATIONS:
LICSW ACSW

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English

SPECIALTIES:
Depression, anxiety, GLBT, HIV, relationship issues, addiction, chronic mental illness, family of origin issues, coming out issues, individual, couples and group psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center - availability by appointment


Randy Pumphrey, LPC, BCC

Behavioral Health Manager – Mental Health


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MDiv – Wesley Theological Seminary
DMin – Wesley Theological Seminary

RESIDENCY:
BCC – Commission on Mental Health and St. Elizabeth’s Hospital

CERTIFICATIONS:
LPC
Board Certified Chaplin

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English, some American Sign English

SPECIALTIES:
Depression, anxiety, GLBT, HIV, relationship issues, addiction, chronic mental illness, coming out issues, spirituality, loss and grieving, group psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, family of origin issues

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


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Josh Riley, LPC, NCC

Behavioral Health Manager - Addiction


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MS in Pastoral Counseling – Loyola College in Maryland

CERTIFICATIONS:
LPC, NCC

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English

SPECIALTIES:
Substance abuse/addiction/recovery, harm reduction, LGBT, HIV, depression, anxiety, coming out issues, spirituality, individual and group substance abuse-focused psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Thomas Coughlin, LPC, NCC

Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MS in Clinical Community Counseling - Johns Hopkins University

CERTIFICATIONS:

LPC
NCC

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:

English

SPECIALTIES:

Transgender & gender variance, LGBT, depression, anxiety, coming out issues, addiction/recovery, relationship issues, cognitive behavioral therapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:

Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Connor M. Dale, LPC, RDT

Addictions Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:

MA in Counseling Psychology with a focus in Drama Therapy - California Institute of Integral Studies

CERTIFICATIONS:
Licensed Professional Counselor
Registered Drama Therapist

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English

SPECIALTIES:
Addiction/recovery, harm reduction, transgender & gender variance, LGBT, depression, anxiety, coming out issues, relationship issues, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Creative Arts Therapies, trauma, individual/family/group psychotherapy.

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Paul M. Dellemonache, MD

Psychiatrist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:

M.D. - The University of Michigan Medical School

CERTIFICATIONS:
Board Certified in Psychiatry

RESIDENCY:
Psychiatry - Brown University

FELLOWSHIP:
Psychosomatic Medicine - George Washington University

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English

SPECIALTIES:
General adult psychiatry

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Randall D. Ehrbar, PsyD

Addictions Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
Doctorate of Clinical Psychology (PsyD)–Illinois School of Professional Psychology
Postdoctoral Fellowship—Program in Human Sexuality, University of Minnesota

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English, German

SPECIALTIES:
Addiction/Recovery/Substance Abuse, Family concerns (both chosen family and family of origin), Harm Reduction, LGBT issues (including coming out issues), Mental Health concerns, Multicultural issues, Relationship issues, Sexually Compulsive Behavior, Transgender and Gender variance, Trauma, Individual, couples and group psychotherapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center- available by appointment
Max Robinson Center –availability by appointment


Michael Garber, LICSW

Addictions Psychotherapist

Professional Education: 
M.S.S.W - Columbia University School of Social Work

Certifications: 
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

Languages Spoken: 
English

Specialties: 
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for substance abuse and anxiety disorders, Cognitive Processing Therapy and Prolonged Exposure for PTSD, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, childhood sexual abuse

Appointment Availability: 
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center - available by appointment



R. Jane Gould, LICSW

Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MSW – Catholic University of America

CERTIFICATIONS:

LICSW; Certificate in Advanced Trauma Treatment Level 1 and 2

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:

English

SPECIALTIES:

Trauma survivors, gender identity, GLBT, depression, anxiety, HIV, relationship issues, chronic mental illness, coming out issues, group psychotherapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:

Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Joseph A. Izzo, LICSW

Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MSW - Howard University
MA - LaSalle University

CERTIFICATIONS:

LICSW
Certified Practitioner of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
Certified Clinical Pastoral Counselor

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:

English

SPECIALTIES:

Mood disorders, GLBT, with extensive clinical experience working with Transgender individuals, HIV Spectrum; Addictions / recovery; trauma survivors; group psychotherapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:

Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


James Johnson, LPC

Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MA in Education Science - James Madison University

CERTIFICATIONS:

LPC

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:

English

SPECIALTIES:

Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Crisis Counseling, Grief/Loss, HIV Adjustment, GLBT, Couples/Relationship Counseling, Chronic Mental Illness (self or loved one), Coming Out, Group Psychotherapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:

Max Robinson Center – available by appointment
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Annette (Toni) M. Marciel, NCC, LPC

Psychotherapist

Professional Education: 
M.Ed., University of Tennessee

Certifications: 
Nationally Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor

Languages Spoken: 
English, German, some French

Specialties: 
LGBTQ, trauma, substance abuse/addiction/recovery, depression, anxiety, HIV, chronic mental illness, coming out issues, group psychotherapy

Appointment Availability: 
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center - available by appointment


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Martina E. Martin, ATR-BC, LPC

Behavioral Health Treatment Coordinator


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
M.Div. -  Howard University School of Divinity
M.A. - The George Washington University

CERTIFICATIONS:
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Board Certified Registered Art Therapist (ATR-BC),  Art Therapy Credentials Board

LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Japanese (some)

SPECIALTIES:
Art therapy, individual and group art psychotherapy and counseling, trauma, mood disorders, HIV, LGBT, chronic mental illness, chronic health conditions, multicultural issues, spirituality and existential concerns, grief and loss


APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Available by Appointment


Yavar Moghimi, MD

Psychiatrist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
M.D. – George Washington University School of Medicine

CERTIFICATIONS:
Board Certified in Psychiatry

RESIDENCY:
Psychiatry – George Washington University School of Medicine

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English, Spanish, Farsi

SPECIALTIES:
General adult psychiatry

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center- Available by appointment
Max Robinson Center –Availability by appointment


B. Lance Morgan, Psy D

Psychotherapist


Professional Education:
Doctorate of Psychology - The George Washington University

Certifications:
Licensed Psychologist in Washington, DC

Languages Spoken:
English

Specialties:
Depression, anxiety, relationship problems, grief and loss, coming out and aging issues for LGBT clients, adjusting to midlife and aging, substance abuse, work stress, complicated medical problems and life threatening illness, and issues of returning military personnel.

Appointment Availability:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 12:30pm – 4:30pm as available at The Max Robinson Center

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Elise Smithmyer, RN, LGSW

Behavioral Health Specialist/Medical Liaison


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
BSN-University of Maryland
MSW – Catholic University of America

CERTIFICATIONS:
American Red Cross/Standard First Aid, CPR, and AED Certified
RN
LGSW

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English

SPECIALTIES:
Crisis intervention, Cognitive Behavioral therapy, and short-term solution-focused therapy.
Needs specific to but not limited by LGBT care, depression, anxiety, HIV, and chronic mental illness.

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Christopher Straley, LICSW

Addictions Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MSW- West Virginia University

CERTIFICATIONS:
LICSW

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English

SPECIALTIES:
Substance Abuse/ addiction/ recovery, anxiety, depression, grief/loss, HIV, LGBT, couples/relationship counseling

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:

Max Robinson Center – available by appointment
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


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Kevin Waldorf-Cruz, MSW, LICSW

Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
Master of Social Work from the Catholic University of America

CERTIFICATIONS:
LICSW

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English, Spanish

SPECIALTIES:
Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, HIV/AIDS, Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transgender-Questioning Sexuality (LBGTQ), Stress Reduction, Integrated Mind-Body Wellness, Women’s Health, Chronic Mental Illness, Addiction, Harm-Reduction, Individual or Group Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral and Somatic Therapy

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment


Lisa Zimmerman, LICSW

Psychotherapist


PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:
MSW - Catholic University of America

CERTIFICATIONS:
LICSW

LANGUAGES SPOKEN:
English, Spanish

SPECIALTIES:
Depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, coming out issues, cross cultural issues

APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY:
Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center – available by appointment