Amanda Wemken 30 Jan 2019
Amanda Wiemken
Amanda Wemken
Amanda Wemken

Amanda Wiemken, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Spectrum Behavioral Health under the supervision of Scott E. Smith, Ph.D. Dr. Wiemken works with children, adolescents, and adults, as well as with couples and families. She has worked with individuals presenting with a broad range of concerns, including anxiety, depression, ADHD, personality disorders, trauma, and disruptive behaviors. Dr. Wiemken provides evidence-based treatment and is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Parent Management Training, and Structural Family Therapy. Dr. Wiemken additionally conducts psychological testing and assessments with children, adolescents, and young adults.

 

Dr. Wiemken received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Monmouth University in Long Branch, NJ. She holds a Masters and Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology from La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA. When meeting with clients, Dr. Wiemken considers all aspects of their personal histories, including life experiences, social relationships, family environments, and learning patterns. Dr. Wiemken values the importance of integrating research, along with clients’ unique individual differences, to best inform treatment recommendations. In addition to implementing evidence-based practices, Dr. Wiemken focuses on the value of a strong therapeutic relationship and collaboration with her clients in session.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

MARIE DEYRO 26 Sep 2018
Marie Deyro
MARIE DEYRO
Marie Deyro

Marie Deyro, Psy.D. is a licensed psychologist with expertise in the assessment and treatment of pediatric, child, and adolescent populations and family psychology. She conducts developmental and psychological evaluations with a specialty in assessing autism spectrum disorders and/or related developmental disabilities. Dr. Deyro adopts an integrative psychotherapy style in order to meet the specific treatment needs of individuals and families while enhancing their quality of life. Specifically, she utilizes behavioral, cognitive behavioral, and humanistic approaches to treat symptoms related to disruptive behaviors, intellectual and developmental disabilities, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), difficulties with attachment/bonding, anxiety, depression, mood disturbances, autism spectrum disorders, and family conflicts.

 

Dr. Deyro holds Masters and Doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology from Immaculata University. She received her Bachelor’s Degree with a dual major in Psychology and Spanish from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Deyro has obtained her professional and clinical training in diverse settings including inpatient and outpatient hospitals, community clinics, treatment foster care, residential treatment facilities, approved private schools (APS), and mobile and in-home treatment. She completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland and a Pre-Doctoral Internship at Elwyn, Incorporated in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

15 Sep 2018
Deanna Sanders

Deanna Sanders, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Spectrum Behavioral Health under the supervision of Scott E. Smith, Ph.D. Dr. Sanders works with children, adolescents, and adults who experience a range of concerns including anxiety and panic disorders, depression, trauma, addiction, adjustment disorders, ADHD, oppositional defiant disorder, and intermittent explosive disorder. She also conducts psychological testing.

 

Dr. Sanders earned her Masters and Doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. She has experience working in inpatient, outpatient, and intensive outpatient settings. As part of her training, Dr. Sanders has completed three externships and one internship. She completed her internship at Pennsylvania Counseling Services where she provided mental health and addictions counseling, as well as completed psychological assessments.

 

Dr. Sanders primarily uses cognitive behavioral therapy to help people build new skills to manage and cope with problems and encourages them to consider problems from new perspectives. She also utilizes positive psychology to build on people’s individual strengths, as well as mindfulness meditation and motivational interviewing.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

15 Sep 2018
Kathy O’Brien

Kathy O’Brien, Psy.D., a Psychology Associate under the supervision of Dr. Wolff, earned her doctorate in clinical psychology at the University of Denver. In Colorado, Dr. O’Brien worked in a variety of settings, including a psychiatric hospital, adolescent residential treatment facility, hospice, and outpatient mental health centers. She enjoys working with adolescents, adults, and the elderly in individual, family, and group psychotherapy.

 

Her special interests include working with patients suffering from grief and loss, depression, trauma, relationship difficulties, and bipolar mood disorders.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

15 Sep 2018
Lisa Maholchic

Lisa Maholchic, LCSW-C is a licensed clinical social worker who earned her graduate degree from the University of Maryland. During this time she completed an internship at Anne Arundel County Department of Social Service’s Family Preservation Unit and then Children’s Choice Foster Care Agency. Lisa went on to earn her trauma-certification from the Ferentz Institute.

 

Lisa has worked in an outpatient mental health clinic for the past 7 years where she provided individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults both in the community and in the clinic. She managed the clinic’s school-based mental health program for 3 years and served as a program supervisor.

 

Today, Lisa works with individuals, couples, and families. She has experience with a wide range of clinical issues including: trauma, anxiety disorders, depression, ADHD, adolescents, behavioral challenges, school related issues, stress management, parenting skills, family conflict, self-esteem, couples counseling, loss/grief, and stress-management.

 

Lisa practices a person-centered approach to psychotherapy, focusing on strengths, psychological presentation, psychoeducation, and mindfulness techniques.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

15 Sep 2018
Mary Leonard

Mary Leonard, Ph.D., was born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota, moved to Maryland to work at the University of Maryland, College Park as a staff psychologist in the Counseling Center and assistant professor in the Counseling and Personnel Services program. She was promoted to associate professor, served on college and university wide committees and initiated a university wide study on campus climate of students. Her work in the Counseling Center including counseling undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff in crises, short and long term therapy. She has over a hundred conference presentations and fifteen articles and book chapters, the latest, “ Can Women Have It All?” in Women and Happiness, fall, 2009.
After 16 years at the university, she left to open her own psychotherapy private practice. During this time she sought out additional training in hypnosis, EMDR, work with trauma survivors, adults with learning disorders, couples in conflict and the elderly.

 

She now enjoys her work at Spectrum Behavioral Health and working with a wide range of people with recurrent or new difficulties, and all of life’s challenges. Although primarily cognitive–behavioral in approach, she pulls from many traditions within psychotherapy with an emphasis on people’s strengths and positive psychology. She is goal oriented, and believes in behavior change by helping client’s focus on their thoughts and feelings, reflect on their actions and try out new behaviors that can lead to greater productivity and happiness. She looks forward to meeting new clients and enjoys working with her current ones.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

15 Sep 2018
Justin Hall

Justin Hall, M.D. received his undergraduate degree from the University of Nevada at Reno with a BS in Biology. He is a graduate of the University of Nevada school of Medicine and did his adult psychiatry residency and child fellowship at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.

 

Dr. Hall has more than ten years of working in predominantly outpatient settings with a broad range of clients ranging in ages from four to ninety years old. He is comfortable treating a wide range of mental health disorders including anxiety, affective and thought disorders in adults and specializes in behavioral disorders and developmental delays in children and adolescents.

 

Dr. Hall employs primarily psycho-pharmacologic interventions as well as various therapeutic modalities including individual, couples, family, cognitive behavioral therapy and trauma focused therapy. He uses a wide range of medications including injectable type medications and Clozaril for Schizophrenia. Dr. Hall works in conjunction with his clients, listens to their concerns and strives to keep medications and side effects to a minimum while adequately treating the underlying psychiatric or psychodynamic issue.

 

Dr. Hall has a wide range of life experiences and enjoys being active. He was a Peace Corps Volunteer in the African country of Cameroon where he worked as an aquaculture specialist building fish ponds. He was a competitive runner and cyclist growing up in Nevada and understands patient’s desire to be healthy and in good shape. Dr. Hall is married and has two young boys.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.

15 Sep 2018
Stacey Hagen

Stacey Hagen (LCSW-C, ACSW), in addition to being a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Maryland (LCSW-C), is credentialed by the National Association of Social Workers as an ACSW. She received her graduate degree from the University of Maryland where she completed an internship at a residential treatment center serving adolescent males with psychiatric and behavioral disorders.

 

After completing her Masters of Social Work degree, Stacey spent the next eight years working in non-public schools serving adolescents, and their families, with psychiatric and behavioral disorders, and then entered private practice. She continues her relationship with non-public schools on a part time basis as a family therapist.

 

Today, Stacey works with individuals, couples, and families. She has extensive experience with a wide range of clinical issues including: depression, anxiety disorders, behavioral/adolescent challenges, school related issues, stress management, parenting skills and women’s issues.

 

Stacey practices an integrative approach to psychotherapy, focusing on a client’s cognitive, behavioral, and psychological presentation as well as their family, social, and spiritual support system. She is goal oriented and believes collaborating with other health professionals is critical to providing excellent care.

 

Stacey lives in the Annapolis area with her husband and three children.

 

Accepting new patients? Yes, accepting new patients.