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Our Clinical Staff, Providers, and Faculty

Our clinical staff, providers, and faculty are highly trained and experienced professionals who are dedicated to working with individuals and families to improve the quality of their lives.
 

Clinicians
 

Nancy TalbotNancy Talbot, PhD.

Nancy Talbot, PhD, is the BHP Director and a clinical psychologist. Dr. Talbot attended graduate school at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and completed her internship and fellowship at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center of Harvard Medical School. Since 1990, she has been a faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center where she has been involved in clinical services, education and research. Dr. Talbot’s clinical work and scholarship have focused on identifying effective treatments for depression and anxiety.
 

Ann CornellAnn Cornell, PsyD

Dr. Ann Cornell completed her undergraduate training in psychology at the University of Rochester prior to her graduate school training in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology/Argosy University.  She then completed a postdoctoral fellowship in primary care psychology through the University of Rochester Medical Center where she served as chief fellow and received extensive training in marriage and family therapy.  Dr. Cornell completed an additional postdoctoral fellowship in interdisciplinary geriatrics and has a strong interest in interdisciplinary collaboration.  Her areas of interest include behavioral health, cognitive behavioral therapy, and interpersonal therapy.

Autumn Gallegos

Autumn Gallegos, PhD

Autumn Gallegos, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist and Senior Instructor of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC). Dr. Gallegos received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Fuller Graduate School of Psychology and completed her internship and postdoctoral fellowship at URMC. Over the last ten years, her clinical work and research has been dedicated to the delivery of effective interventions for psychological trauma, with a specific focus on complementary health approaches. She is certified in Cognitive Processing Therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder and is an experienced mindfulness-based stress reduction instructor.
 

Beverly GlassBeverly Glass, LCSW-R

Beverly Glass received her Master's Degree in Social Work from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. She is an experienced clinician who has worked with clients in private practice and employee assistance programs. Her work has been with individuals, couples, adolescents and families experiencing challenges with anxiety, depression, relationship concerns, and substance abuse. Her clinical interests include cognitive-behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, and interpersonal psychotherapy.


Danielle HeroldDanielle Herold, LMSW-R, M Ed

Danielle Herold received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from New York University and a Master’s Degree in Education from Lesley University. She has extensive experience in both inpatient and outpatient psychotherapy settings and has worked with adults, children, families, couples, and groups. Her areas of specialization include trauma and eating disorders. In addition, she taught for several years in private schools in Boston and brings a broad range of skills to her psychotherapy practice.
 

William R. Jarvie, LCSW-R, CGP
 

William R. Jarvie received his Master's Degree in Social Work from Syracuse University. His experience as a therapist spans 25 years in private and public outpatient mental health programs. Mr. Jarvie’s early career focused on treating children and their families. In recent years, he has focused his work on treatments for adults with depression and anxiety, with a particular interest in helping individuals improve effective emotion expression and reduce self-harming behaviors. Mr. Jarvie has specialized training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Problem Solving Therapy, and Group Psychotherapy.
 

KalinowskiRebecca Kalinowski, LMSW

Rebecca Kalinowski, LMSW, received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from The Greater Rochester Collaborative MSW Program through Nazareth College and The College at Brockport, where she participated in the Hartford Fellowship for Excellence in Gerontological Social Work. Ms. Kalinowski’s clinical work has focused on the use of cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy and motivational interviewing with adults experiencing bipolar disorder, major depression, anxiety, and co-occurring substance use disorders.
 

Providers
 

George NasraGeorge S. Nasra, MS, MD, MBA

Dr. George S. Nasra is a professor of clinical psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center and the BHP medical director. He received his M.D. degree from the American University in Beirut, Lebanon and completed his residency training in psychiatry at the Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY. Dr. Nasra has been a practicing psychiatrist since 1994. During that time he has maintained a private practice of psychotherapy and medication management for more than 15 years. Dr. Nasra has also worked as medical director of the Behavioral Health in Primary Care Program and most recently as the medical director of acute psychiatric services at Unity Health System. Dr. Nasra has Board certifications in General Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, and Psychosomatic Medicine. He is passionate about quality and providing a personalized approach to patient care and treatment.


Grace Wlasowicz
 

Grace Wlasowicz comes to BHP with over 25 years of experience in  nursing and psychiatry. Dr. Wlasowicz is a doctorally prepared nurse whose research has focused on the effects of stress. She is a board certified Psychiatric Adult Nurse Practitioner and Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing at the University of Rochester. Dr. Wlasowicz embraces a holistic approach to care that promotes personal balance and wellness.
 

Nursing


DonovanCatherine Donovan, BA, BSN, RN

Catherine Donovan is the registered nurse for Behavioral Health Partners. She obtained her BA in psychology and BS in nursing from the University of Rochester. She has been a nurse since 2011 and previously worked in inpatient psychiatry at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Catherine’s clinical interests include working toward the elimination of mental health stigma and providing excellent patient and family centered care.