Community Services Group is pleased to announce that Lillian Rivers, CRNP is joining the Williamsport and Mill Hall Outpatient programs as a Psychiatric CRNP, providing medication management services to school age children through older adults. Lillian earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing from the University of South Carolina. Lillian has worked previously as a registered nurse in an inpatient behavioral health unit, a mental health emergency department and a surgical unit.
Brandon R. Pankiewicz, MSN, CRNP is an ANCC board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who received his degree from Northeastern University. Prior to working at CSG, he worked as a registered nurse at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA, and at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC. Starting at CSG in 2020, Brandon specializes in psychiatric evaluations and continuing medication management, focusing on treatment of adults using an evidence-based psychopharmacological approach. With his nursing background, he utilizes a patient-centered and collaborative approach to managing care, and feels the best outcomes are achieved by fostering therapeutic relationships and seeking ongoing input from the client’s perspective.