Boston University College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College:
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Boston University College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College:
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Our Staff & Facilities

Located at 940 Commonwealth Avenue on the corner of Pleasant Street, the staff and faculty at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation is comprised of passionate advocates for health and wellness.

The Center is organized into 4 divisions: Research; Training, Dissemination & Technical Assistance; Services; and Operations. Each division is led by its own Director. The Center as a whole is run by the Executive Director, Dori Hutchinson.

Center Leadership

Dori Hutchinson, Sc.D.

Executive Director, Clinical Associate Professor

Zlatka Russinova, Ph.D.

Director of Research, Research Associate Professor

E. Sally Rogers, Sc.D.

Research Professor

Marianne Farkas, Sc.D.

Director of Training, Dissemination and Technical Assistance; Clinical Professor

Larry Kohn, M.S.

Director of Development

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Kathryn Walker, B.A.

Associate Director, Finance & Administration

Center Staff

Wallis Adams, Ph.D.

Post Doctoral Fellow

Philippe Bloch, M.Ed.

Senior Research Coordinator

David Braverman

Research Assistant

Paul Cherchia, M.A., LMHC

Co-Director, College Mental Health Education Programs

Chelsea Cobb, M.A., LMHC

Co-Director, College Mental Health Education Programs

Zachary Cutler, MBA

Mental Health Marketing and Technology Administrator

Garrett Dicarlo, B.A.

Instructor, Recovery Education Center

Stephanie Ewing, CPRP

Administrative Manager, Services

James T. Fernandes III

Senior Program Manager

Derek Fulker, M.A., CPRP

Senior Training Associate, Recovery Education Center

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Gretchen Grappone, MSW, LICSW

Senior Mental Health/Psychiatric Rehabilitation Training Associate

Marjorie Jacobs, M.A.

Senior Training Associate, Recovery Education Center

Courtney Joly-Lowdermilk, M.S.Ed.

Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives for College Mental Health Programs

Amanda Kimball, M.A.

Product Specialist

Lyn Legere, M.S.

Senior Training Associate

Joe Marrone, M.S.

Project Director

Lauren McKnight, M.A.

Research Fellow

Leonard Mulcahy, B.A.

Instructor, Recovery Education Center

Samantha Orsagh-Yentis, M.A.

Training Associate, College Mental Health Education Programs

Melody Riefer, M.S.W.

Senior Mental Health/Psychiatric Rehabilitation Training Associate

Juan Leon Parra, M.A., LMHC

Training Associate, College Mental Health Education Programs

Ariel Schwartz, Ph.D.

Post Doctoral Fellow

Lauren Spengler, B.A.

Financial Administrator

Alison (Ali) Theis, M.A., LCSW

Training Associate, College Mental Health Education Programs



Additional CPR Staff

Charles Arena
Office Assistant

Deborah Bennett, J.D.
Instructor, Recovery Education Center

Eric Besson, M.S.
Instructor, Recovery Education Center

Gary Horowitz
Recovery Education Staff

Louise Bowler
Recovery Education Staff

MaryJane Diodati
Recovery Education Staff

Michael Igoe
Recovery Education Staff

Robert Spilsbury, B.A.
Instructor, Recovery Education Center

Rona Gottfried
Office Assistant

Wendy Marcotti
Recovery Education Staff

William Costa
Website Assistant

Viesia Novosielski, B.A.
Instructor, Recovery Education Center