Columbia Memorial Psychiatric and Psychotherapy Center is the outpatient practice within the CMH Department of Psychiatry, with offices in Hudson and Catskill. Our office staff is available to assist patients.
Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and clinical staff are available for evening hours as well.
The outpatient clinical staff is comprised of psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, as well as licensed social workers and mental health counselors. The average length of time in practice across our outpatient staff is over 20 years. We provide individual therapy, couples and family therapy, and outpatient group therapy.
Services are currently provided in-person and via Telehealth virtual visits.
Our clinicians collaborate with our psychiatrists and primary care providers in the community. We also provide therapy for children above age 10. We hold the health, safety and privacy of our clients in the highest regard as we collaborate with them in the effort to enhance well-being in all areas of their lives.
Columbia Memorial Psychiatric and Psychotherapy Center
Outpatient services from Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and clinical staff are available for some evening hours.
Richard Plotkin, MD, Chief of Psychiatry
Ayman Abdelhamid, MD, Psychiatrist
Julie Valliere, LCSW-R, Director of Outpatient Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Center
Lisa Abel-Bogner, LCSW-R, Psychotherapist
Jeff Forget, LMHC, Psychotherapist
Caitlin Enright, LCSW-R, Psychotherapist
Gavin Hamnett, LMHC, Psychotherapist
Melissa Hermans, LMHC, Psychotherapist
Thomas Lange, LMHC, Psychotherapist
Michael Serrapica, LCSW-R, Psychotherapist
Richard Valliere, LCSW-R, Psychotherapist
Kerri Scorpio, Ph.D, Psychologist
Freja Burger, DNP, PMHNP-BC, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Kelly Baxter, NP-P, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner