Adil A. Mohammed, M.D.

CEO & Medical Director-Psychiatrist

LADY LAKE\OCALA

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Adil A. Mohammed, M.D., a Board Certified Psychiatrist committed to providing the highest standards of care for a wide variety of clients with diverse needs. Dr. Mohammed received his medical degree from Saint Petersburg State Medical Academy. In 2010, Dr. Mohammed completed his Internship in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Program, Bronx, New York.  Read more..

In August 2013, He completed Psychiatry Residency training at Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Mohammed was involved in the teaching of medical students during his residency Period. He has received an award for his scholarly achievement during his residency training.

Dr. Mohammed credits his strong clinical judgment to his diverse clinical experience and his excellent clinical training. He strives to balance professional bedside manner with a compassionate, empathetic approach in a client/family focused environment. Read less..

Paula Reilley, PhD, ARNP, CNS, MBA

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Leesburg/Lady Lake

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Paula Reilley, PhD, ARNP, CNS, MBA is an Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist and a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 17 years of work experience in the field of Psychiatry. During her practice she has had experience in treating many patients; adults, children, adolescents and substance abuse, and those with complex psychiatric conditions and dual diagnosis.  Read more..

She obtained an Adult Psychiatric Clinical Specialist certification in 1991. In 2001 she obtained certification as a Family Nursing Practitioner (MSN) from West Virginia University. She completed her Doctorate (PhD) at the University of Texas at Austin (major Mental Health tract) in 1993. She has been both a Professor at several universities while also maintaining clinical practices in Mental Health.

Doctor Reilley credits her strong clinical skills and passion for treating the mentally ill to her diverse clinical experiences and excellent clinical training. She strives to balance professionalism and exceptional patient treatment with a compassionate, caring, and respectful approach towards patients who are experiencing mental health issues. Read less..

Melissa Tamayo, PA-C

Physician Assistant -Certified

Gainesville

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Melissa is a certified Physician Assistant, who graduated with Highest Honors from Nova Southeastern University with a Masters degree in Medical Science. Prior to attaining this degree, she worked as a Certified Nurse Assistant in Tampa, Florida while pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology at the University of South Florida.  Read more..

During her medical studies at Nova Southeastern University, she was trained in various disciplines of medicine including Internal Medicine, Family medicine, Pediatrics and Psychiatry to name a few. While training, she developed a passion for Psychiatry, realizing that this is an important yet often underserved field of medicine.

Melissa is bilingual, fluent in English and Spanish and is a member of both the Florida Association of Physician Assistants and Alpha Eta Health Professions Honor Society. On her free time, she loves outdoor activities such as hiking and participating in half marathons. She enjoys helping others through volunteering as well as serving patients in the community. Read less..

MARINA ROSS, ARNP

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

LADY LAKE\LEESBURG

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Marina is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. She graduated from the University of South Alabama with more than 600 outpatient and inpatient psychiatric clinical hours in Tampa General Hospital, Morton Plant North Bay Recovery Center, and two private outpatient clinics. She was trained to treat people of all ages.   Read more..

Marina strongly believes that patients’ healthcare needs should always come first. She chose psychiatry as her specialty because it is the most interesting and compelling field in medicine. Her goal as practitioner is to deliver the best care possible for her patients by providing a skilled, kind, compassionate and nonjudgmental environment.

In her free time Marina travels the world. Read less..

YONEKA POWELL, ARNP

PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER

OCALA/GAINESVILLE

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I first started school by attending Santa Fe College for my Associates of Arts in Nursing where I graduated in 2009. I proceeded to attend nursing school at Florida A&M University for my Bachelors of Science in Nursing where I graduated cum lade in 2011. I worked as a nurse on a medical floor for one year then Psychiatry found me. I initially wanted to be a critical care nurse then I took a position as a mental health nurse at UF Health Shands Psychiatric Hospital and ended up staying in the mental health field from 2012 to current.  Read more..

I pursued my Masters of Science in Nursing Degree at University of South Alabama after a year of working in the mental health field. Iʼve done my clinical experience for my Masters at UF Health Shands Springhill in Gainesville FL, Park Place Behavioral in Kissimmee FL, and Aspire Health Partners in Orlando FL. I currently have 6 years working in the mental health field as an RN on inpatient units and part of my time I spent working as a travel mental health nurse. Read less..

Wendy Winkleman, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Leesburg/Lady Lake

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Wendy Winkleman, a Ph.D. in Bio-Clinical Psychology at Southern Illinois University, has a history of successful clinical management to continually improve services for clients, build strong teams and smoothly interface client-service problems.  Read more..

Dr. Winkleman is skilled in motivational enhancement, clinical assessment and evidence-based treatments for mental health and substance abuse. Dr. Winkleman is dedicated to modeling and promoting strengths-based and person-centered values in clinical services.

Dr. Winkleman provides individual therapy for residents in nursing homes and assisted-living facilities. She also provides consultative services to facility staff and families of residents and conducts individual therapy with chemically dependents in an out-patient setting. Dr. Winkleman earned her Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. Read less..

SUSAN DAVIS,Ph.D

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST

OCALA\GAINESVILLE

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Susan E Davis a PhD in clinical psychology graduated Magna cum Laude from the University of Florida. She completed her doctoral degree with focus on diagnostic assessment both on neuropsychological as well as psychoeducational. She has experience in diagnosis and treatment of a broad spectrum of cognitive disorders including neurodegenerative diseases as well as traumatic brain injury and stroke.  Read more..

She has vast experience with psychoeducational assessment required by Florida schools and universities, including learning disorders and ADHD. In addition, she has experience with recommended treatment of emotional, behavioral, and cognitive disorders. She has worked in the community for over 10 years, working with all disciplines in a comprehensive approach to mental wellness and rehabilitation. Read less..

NICALE CARAVELLA, LCSW.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

LEESBURG/LADY LAKE\OCALA

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Nicale Caravella’s passion to aid those in need led her to study Social Work at the University of Youngstown State University where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in 1996 and continued on to complete her Master’s Degree in 1998 in Case Western Reserve University.  Read more..

Nicale then became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the State of Florida in 2011 and has over 19 years experience helping people in her career providing counseling services.

As an LCSW, Nicale provides compassionate, person-centered confidential care, in a non-judgmental and safe environment that encourages healing. Nicale’s goal is to help empower clients through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and other proven methods based on the client’s needs. Nicale has worked with children, couples, families and seniors in a multitude of settings including residential treatment centers, hospitals, nursing homes, private residences and outpatient programs. Nicale is experienced in working with those experiencing Grief, Trauma, and Loss, Anxiety, Depression, Relationships, Self-Esteem, Communication Skills, LGBTQ issues, Addiction and Recovery, Geriatric Issues, and transitional life challenges. Read less..

Cathy Lambert, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Leesburg

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Cathy Lambert is a LCSW who graduated from Western Michigan University in 1990 with honors with a Masters in Social Work. She also holds two bachelor's degrees; one in Psychology and one in Holistic Nutrition.  Read more..

She also has an Associate degree in Holistic Health and Stress Management. Cathy also specialties in chronic pain management, depressive and anxiety disorders. She has completed additional training in Family and Marital Training and NLP. She uses a holistic approach in therapy.

Her background includes having been a director of three mental health and substance abuse agencies over the course of her career, as well as managing a private practice. Read less..

Deborah Hewitt, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

LADY LAKE

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Deborah L. Hewitt is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor whose career covers over 20 years of experience. Ms. Hewitt has worked in a multitude of settings including residential treatment centers, hospitals and outpatient programs. She has worked with children and adolescents, families and individuals.  Read more..

Ms. Hewitt offers therapy in a safe and confidential manner. She applies Cognitive Behavior Therapy, as well as Solution Based Therapy. Her experience includes working with those that have mental health disorders and/or substance abuse disorders. Ms. Hewitt developed and implemented an Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Program for at-risk youth, as well as developing and managing an Intensive Outpatient Program for those struggling with addictions. Ms. Hewitt has a genuine regard and concern for the well being of her clients.

Ms. Hewitt has a Masters in Counseling from John Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland. Ms. Hewitt also has her Clinical Supervision Certificate in the state of Florida.

Ms. Hewitt has resided in Florida for the past 13 years. Prior to Florida, she practiced in Maryland and the Washington, D.C. area. Read less..

RENEE S BLATE, LCSW

LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

OCALA\GAINESVILLE

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Renee Blate is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 35 plus years of experience in the field of mental health. Renee is a uniquely-experienced clinician who obtained a Bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Florida, where she graduated Magna Cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, and then attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, obtaining her masters in Social Work. Read more..

From there, she began her career as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, instructor, and supervisor, working numerous positions including inpatient and outpatient facilities, community mental health, adolescent school counseling, and more - all while simultaneously maintaining a private practice providing psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and families in Miami, Florida. Renee uses her uniquely eclectic, dynamic experience to employ holistic, spiritual, and evidence-based treatments. She works with her clients to help them make positive changes, heal, and focus on their strengths by utilizing a variety of techniques including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Mindfulness. Read less..

ESTHER LEGER-ODOM, LCSW

LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

LEESBURG\LADY LAKE

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Esther’s passion to help others led her to study Social Work at New York University, where she earned her master’s degree in the year 2007. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and a master’s degree in Urban Studies. She has been practicing over 10 years as a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and since 2018 as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the State of Florida. Read more..

Esther worked with children and adolescents, families, individuals, and groups. Her goal is to help motivate and empower clients through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and other proven methods based on the client’s needs. Esther has a genuine regard and concern for the well-being of her clients. She is experienced in working with those experiencing, Depression, Loss, Anxiety, Low Self-Esteem, Grief, Trauma, and Communication Skills. Esther’s background includes having been a director at New York City’s Administration for Children’s Services where she ensured the safety of New York City’s children by providing resources, informing and implementing a variety of policies and procedures. Read less..

ASHLEY MURPHY, LCSW

LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

LADY LAKE\OCALA

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Ashley Murphy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who graduated from Walla Walla University with her Master’s in Social Work in 2011. Ashley has a strong desire to help clients discover themselves, heal their hurts, and build a better future through providing client centered counseling services through cognitive behavioral therapy, solutions focused, motivational interviewing, attachment issues, and trauma informed care.
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She has been working with children, adolescents, and adults through both out-patient counseling and inpatient substance use and crisis intervention. Ashley helps clients identify their strengths and build positive coping skills including working on communication skills, emotional regulation, anger management, improving relaxation skills, and building positive self-esteem. Read less..

Elicia Greenspan, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Gainesville

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Elicia Greenspan’s passion to aid those in need led her to study Psychology at the The University of North Carolina at Greensboro where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in 2005 and continued on to complete her Master’s Degree in Social Work in 2009 in Indiana University School of Social Work.  Read more..

Elicia then became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the State of Florida in 2017 and has over 7 years experience helping people in her career providing counseling services.

I encourage my clients to identify their strengths and I want my clients to feel supported and respected. I have helped people to develop coping strategies in dealing with complex problems. I like to utilize a variety of techniques in sessions such as CBT, mindfulness, and motivational interviewing. Read less..