All Kinds of News for April 05, 2017
Mountain Valley Treatment Center (MVTC) is excited to announce a new partnership with Dr. Sandra Pimentel of Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY. This partnership is to establish an internship program at MVTC for her doctoral candidates and this will begin early this summer.
Sandy Pimentel, PhD, is Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychology, Associate Director of Psychology Training and Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Montefiore and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She has been working closely with Mountain Valley's Clinical Director Dr. Timothy DiGiacomo and Jeanette Nogales, LCMHC, MVTC's Associate Clinical Director, to craft the program. The Montefiore interns will be supervised by Dr. DiGiacomo and Ms. Nogales while at MV, and be responsible for, among other things, supporting MVTC's clinical staff.
About Mountain Valley Treatment CenterMountain Valley Treatment Center, a not for profit program, was founded in 2011 to provide intensive residential treatment to adolescent boys and girls and emerging adults struggling with severe anxiety, OCD and other related disorders. Located in Pike, NH at the edge of the White Mountain National Forest, Mountain Valley stands apart from like providers because of its specialization, its unique setting and its comprehensive approach to care. Residents typically spend 60-90 days at MVTC taking advantage of the most effective evidence-based treatments through individual, group and family therapy, conducted in a caring, supportive and ethical fashion that meet the unique needs of the individuals, and the expectations of the professional practice of social work, psychology and psychiatry.