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Mental Health Staff
Director of Psychiatric Services | Janis specializes in women’s mental health, psychiatric medications during pregnancy, bariatric surgery, and marijuana use.
Co-Director of Mental Health Services | Lawson’s professional interests include eating disorders, group therapy, identity development, spirituality and meaning-making, multicultural issues, depression, anxiety and stress management, interpersonal relationships, family of origin concerns, and grief and loss.
Eating Disorder Coordinator | Bolander connects each students who comes to UHS for disordered eating assessment treatment with a counselor, nutritionist, and medical provider.
Associate Psychologist Steele values the work and contact that he has had with many students from diverse backgrounds, and is particularly excited about working with students who identify with underserved populations.
Clinical Director Sundsmo plays many roles at UHS, including leading the access team, overseeing the counselor on-call rotation, supervising clinical staff, and organizing the day-to-day clinic operations for counseling services.
Care Manager |
Psychiatry Nurse Clinician | Barreau’s professional interests include stress management, coping skills, and healthy lifestyle choices/wellness.
Associate Psychologist | Bitman-Heinrichs is interested in identity development, relationships, diversity, grief and loss, trauma, resilience, women’s issues, chronic health/ illness, group, supervision, training and behavioral health.
Psychotherapist | Heinrichs works to help college students navigate complex educational, social, and relational landscapes.
Associate Counselor – Engineering Focus | Bond works specifically with patients in the UW-Madison School of Engineering.
Mental Health Provider | Castillo is a mental health provider that is focused on students of color. Castillo is passionate about working with underserved populations and with individuals who have experienced trauma in a strength-based manner.
Associate Director of Campus-Based Services in Mental Health | Collins oversees the UHS Let’s Talk and Health Ambassador programs and works on campus and community outreach for Mental Health Services.
Mental Health Provider Cordes, a general psychiatrist, enjoys working with the students and also focuses in addiction psychiatry.
Psychology Intern | Dalley’s professional interests include identity development, interpersonal relationships, trauma and resiliency, multicultural issues, and eating disorders and body image concerns.
Crisis Stabilization Specialist | Davey provides counseling services, facilitates group therapy sessions, and works with students in crisis.
Associate Psychologist | de Boer practices individual counseling, facilitates Let’s Talk sessions, and provides drop-in counseling consultation at the College of Engineering.
Psychiatry Advanced Practiced Nurse Practitioner | Delong’s professional interests include mental health screening and prevention, integrated care, psychopharmacology, anxiety disorders, depression and mood disorders, ADHD, sleep disorders, substance abuse disorders, and working with student athletes.
Postdoctoral Resident | Denu’s professional interests focus on anxiety, depression, eating concerns, life transitions, identity development, and emotional distress related to chronic or acute medical illness.
LGBT-Focus Provider | Content coming soon!