Our Staff - Counseling and Psychological Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Our Staff

At CAPS, we are dedicated to the psychological growth and emotional well-being of all Carnegie Mellon students.  Our team is made up of highly qualified mental health professionals, advanced-level doctoral trainees, and support staff:

David Atkinson, M.D. (University of Pittsburgh Medical School)
Psychiatric-Resident Psychotherapy Trainee (UPMC)

Jeff Beyer, Ph.D. (Duquesne University)

Melissa Bilski, Psy.D. (Argosy University)
Psychotherapist - Licensed Psychologist

John Carter Brooks, M.D. (University of Texas)
Consulting Psychiatrist

Viviana Ferrer-Medina, Psy.D. (Chicago School of Professional Psychology)

Katherine A. Heron, M.S.C.P. (Chatham University)
Intake and Triage Clinician - Licensed Professional Counselor

George C. Herrity, M.S.W.
Doctoral-Candidate Psychotherapy Trainee (Carlow University)

Allison Jedinak, M.A., M.S.
Doctoral-Candidate Psychotherapy Trainee (Chatham University)

Michele Keffer, Ph.D. (SUNY Buffalo)
Psychotherapist - Licensed Psychologist

Joy B. Krumenacker, M.S.
Doctoral-Candidate Psychotherapy Intern (Carlow University)
Licensed Professional Counselor

Kurt Kumler, Ph.D. (Duquesne University)
Director - Licensed Psychologist

Mick Landaiche, Ph.D. (The Union Institute and University)
Psychotherapist - Licensed Professional Counselor

Michael F. Makal, Ph.D. (Duquesne University)
Psychotherapist - Licensed Psychologist

Sharon Mannella, Psy.D. (Capella University)
Psychotherapist - Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Addictions Counselor

Stephanie Marasti-Georg, M.S.
Doctoral-Candidate Psychotherapy Trainee (Carlow University)

Diane Mazzocca
Administrative Coordinator

Susan Morine, M.D. (University of Pittsburgh)
Consulting Psychiatrist

Michelle Robertson, L.C.S.W. (Boston University)
Intake and Triage Clinician - Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Briana L. Root, Ph.D. (Case Western Reserve University)

Diane Snyder, Psy.D. (Carlow University)
Post-Doctoral Psychotherapy Fellow

Loren Sobel, M.D. (University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine)
Psychiatric-Resident Psychotherapy Trainee (UPMC)

Kathryn Wagner, M.S.
Doctoral-Candidate Psychotherapy Trainee (Duquesne University)