Emily Tangert, MS, LPC, is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has been providing assessments, individual and group therapy at Community Services Group since 2015. She holds a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology from Millersville University and has completed foundational training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), an evidence-based practice. She also has training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy Prolonged Exposure (DBT-PE) for those who have completed Stage 1 of a DBT program. Emily provides DBT for adolescents and adults. She also includes an emphasis on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Emily is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She is a clinician and certified yoga teacher for CSG’s Trauma Process Yoga Group for women. She has an interest in working with women during pregnancy and postpartum and is in the process of obtaining certification in Perinatal Mental Health. Her previous professional experience includes working in both inpatient and partial hospital mental health treatment facilities as an individual and group therapist.
Kelly Windle, MSW, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been with Community Services Group since 2002. She holds a Master’s of Social Work degree from Temple University. She is the Program Coordinator for Outpatient Services in Dauphin County. Kelly has completed Foundational Training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), has participated in advanced training in DBT and has participated in specialized training in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Kelly provides DBT treatment and outpatient therapy for adolescents and adults at Community Services Group. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, integrates self-compassion concepts into the therapeutic experience and applies a strength-based, person centered approach to therapy. Kelly’s previous professional experience at CSG includes staff supervision and program management, community-based services and residential programing for adults with serious mental illness.
Rita M. Boer, MSW, LCSW, is the Practice Manager for both the Lancaster and Dauphin Outpatient Programs of Community Services Group, where she oversees daily operations and recruits, hires, trains and supervises staff. Rita has been employed by CSG since 2012. Having obtained her Master of Social Work degree at Temple University, Rita’s work with CSG has been as a mental health professional, Quality Improvement Specialist and Program Coordinator. Rita became a Certified Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Therapist in 2014 and is a within agency trainer for PCIT. Rita’s previous professional experience includes completing mental health assessments for all ages and working with adults in inpatient and partial hospital programs.
Patti Stripling, RN, has been the Psychiatry/ Nursing Supervisor at MAPS Behavioral Health since April of 2012. She assists the psychiatrists and Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners with medication monitoring. Patti completed her education at Lancaster General Hospital School of Nursing in order to become a Registered Nurse. She has more than 35 years of professional experience with psychiatric nursing in both inpatient mental health units and outpatient levels of care. She also has 12 years of experience as a nurse supervisor.
Dr. Eduardo Rueda-Vasquez, MD, of the CSG Outpatient Telepsychiatry Services, treats school-aged children and adults. Dr. Rueda-Vasquez has provided psychiatric evaluations and medication monitoring through the latest technology of secure video conferencing since October 2013. Prior to joining CSG, he was a child psychiatrist with Elmira Psychiatric Center in Elmira, New York.
Dr. Rueda-Vasquez served as a staff psychiatrist in the United States Army during Operation Desert Shield/ Desert Storm. He received numerous awards, badges, ribbons and citations for his service and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the US Army.
Dr. Rueda-Vasquez completed his medical education at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, a psychiatry residency through the University of Miami at Jackson Memorial Hospital, and a child psychiatry fellowship with the University of Miami Affiliated Hospitals and Institutions.
Dr. Rueda-Vasquez is an Assistant Clinical Professor of the Department of Psychiatry of the West (Williamsport) Clinical Faculty of the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, a Board Certified physician through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a recipient of the PAMED Everyday Hero Award of the Pennsylvania Medical Society.
Junaid Akhtar Hussain, M.D, has been providing psychiatric evaluations and medication management for children and adolescents at Community Services Group since August, 2009. Dr. Hussain obtained his MBBS degree at Dow Medical College. He then completed his General Psychiatry Training at the Austin Medical Education Program in Austin, Texas. In addition, Dr. Hussain completed his Child Psychiatry Fellowship at Case Western Reserve/ University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Hussain is Board Certified Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist. Dr. Hussain currently provides psychiatric services for child & adolescent clients at the Dauphin Outpatient Services location in Harrisburg and provides Tele-psychiatry at MAPS Behavioral Health in Lancaster. He also provides psychiatric services at CSG’s child and adolescent community residential rehabilitation (CRR) program in Harrisburg.
Jennifer Miller, MSN, CRNP, has been providing psychiatric evaluations and medication monitoring for adults at MAPS Behavioral Health since 2010. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing degree at Drexel University in order to become a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She has ten years professional experience as a psychiatric nurse working on an inpatient psychiatric unit and also five years experience as a nurse manager for an inpatient psychiatric unit.
Deborah K. Hartman, MSN, CRNP, is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner, who has been providing psychiatric services for adults at MAPS Behavioral Health since 2003. Deb has a Master of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania, and a post-master’s certificate as an adult psychiatric nurse practitioner from Drexel University. She practiced as a psychotherapist in Lancaster and as a nurse educator at Millersville University for several years before joining the MAPS practice.
Sandra Chaby, RN, is a registered nurse who works with the clinical staff of Community Services Group outpatient psychiatry program, MAPS. Having obtained her Diploma in Nursing from the Swedish Hospital School of Nursing & Augsburg College in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Sandy has more than 15 years experience, providing behavioral health treatment in varied levels of care including psychiatric emergency room, case management and residential settings. She has been employed at Community Services Group since 2006.
Ken Brooks, RN-BC, is a psychiatric nurse who has been assisting psychiatrists and Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners with medication monitoring at MAPS Behavioral Health since 2001. Ken facilitates the Clozaril Clinic at MAPS and does injections. He has twenty years experience with facilitating stress management groups. He completed his education at St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing to become a Registered Nurse. He is also Board Certified in Mental Health, Psychiatric Nursing. His professional experience includes working in both inpatient and outpatient mental health programs for more than 34 years.