Santiago Almanzar, MD, FAPA
Dr. Santiago Almanzar specializes in managing patients with severe and persistent mental illnesses and is dedicated to providing outstanding personalized mental health care. Dr. Almanzar completed his residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Arnhold Institute in New York, where he earned degrees in psychiatry and Global Mental Health. Following a one-year training in psychoanalytic psychotherapy at the Psychoanalytic Institute, New York University, Dr. Almanzar relocated to Missouri to begin one-year fellowship training in forensic psychiatry at the Missouri University School of Medicine. He completed his medical training and graduated magna cum laude from the Universidad Autonomy of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in 2003.
Dr. Almanzar has been board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology as a clinical and forensic psychiatrist. He has published several peer-reviewed articles in reputable medical journals such as the Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, the Journal of Psychosomatics, and the Journal of Annals of Global Health (formerly known as the Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine). Dr. Almanzar is the founder and CEO of Compassion Mental Health Services of Pennsylvania.
Gloria Schweitzer, MSCP, LPC
Gloria Schweitzer is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has provided therapeutic services over the past 10 years. She specializes in providing therapy to children, adolescents, adults and their families, helping them with anxiety and depression disorders, substance abuse, trauma, complicated grief, and anger management.
Maggie Orr, RN
Maggie Orr, RN earned her nursing degree from Clarion University in 2013. She later graduated with a B.S.N. Maggie has worked at Clarion Psychiatric Center and Sharon Regional on the adult inpatient units. Maggie’s drive and passion to ensure each person facing challenges receives the very best care is evident in all she does, and CMHS is proud to have her as a valuable member of our staff.
Teresa Henderson, RHIT
Teresa Henderson earned her bachelor’s degree in health information management from the University of Cincinnati. She graduated from Eastern Gateway Community College with Honors, earning an associate’s degree from the CAHIIM accredited HIM program. Teresa is very compassionate and passionate about helping people. She is strongly skilled and enthusiastic in the fields of communication, engagement and treating patients and their families with dignity and respect.