Psychiatrists

Heidi_Arnold_MD_Small.jpgHeidi Arnold, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Arnold believes that understanding the biological, psychological, and social characteristics of a patient and their family is crucial to providing mental healthcare for children and adolescents. Dr. Arnold enjoys working in the partial hospital program because it allows more time and opportunities for her to develop a relationship with her patients and their families. Because of her love of teaching, she is also an adjunct faculty member at the University of Minnesota, teaching medical students, residents, and child/adolescent psychiatry fellows. She also enjoys working as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team of clinicians because she believes that it is the best way to provide comprehensive care for patients.

 

Gail_Bernstein_MD.jpgGail Bernstein, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Bernstein is a triple board physician (General Psychiatry, Child/Adol Psychiatry & Pediatrics) specializing in youth anxiety and mood disorders. She is a professor at the University of Minnesota Medical School as well as an award winning researcher with numerous publications. She will continue her work at the University of Minnesota while helping us expand our service capacity at PrairieCare in Edina.

 

Eve Berryhill sm.pngEve Berryhill, MD

Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Berryhill is a board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist who joined PrairieCare in October 2014. She is currently seeing patients at Gerard Academy in Austin, MN. She grew up in Andover, MN then obtained her B.S. in Biology at LeTourneau University in Longview, TX. She went on to attend medical school at Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, graduating in 2001. She then completed 3 years of general psychiatry training and an additional 2 years of child and adolescent training at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN

 

Kristen Case Lg.jpgKristen Case, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Edina Site Clinical Director

Dr. Case has had a passion for working with children all her life. She completed her undergraduate training at Carleton College, medical school and psychiatry residency and fellowship training at the University of Minnesota and joined PrairieCare in 2009. She enjoys her role in PrairieCare’s partial hospital program since it allows enough time to really get to know her patients and their families well, while providing comprehensive psychiatric care with her treatment team of clinicians. She believes that the partial hospital setting enables her to care for the whole family system including the identified patient.

 

Kyle Cedermark Lg.jpgKyle Cedermark, MD

Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Cedermark specializes in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and has history treating a wide variety of patients in training at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Cedermark has expertise in complex mood disorders, anxiety disorders, emerging personality and psychotic disorders. He has expertise in working with medically complex patients. He is interested in understanding patients in the context of their families and social circumstances.

 

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Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Justin Graham is originally from Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He went to Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, then returned to his home state to complete medical school. After the completion of medical school at the University of South Dakota, Dr. Graham relocated to the Twin Cities to be close to his family. Dr. Graham completed residency in adult psychiatry and fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry.

 

Maria Harmandayan sm.jpgMaria Harmandayan, MD, MBA

Adult Psychiatrist, Medical Director of Adult Services, Rochester

Dr. Harmandayan received her medical degree from the University of Toronto in 2006 and completed her Adult Psychiatry training at the Mayo Clinic. She completed a subsequent fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine at Mayo and joined the Minneapolis VA Health Care System in 2012. Dr. Harmandayan served as the Mental Health Medical Director for the VA’s outpatient clinics in southern Minnesota, and concurrently earned her MBA through the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.

Suzanne Jasberg, MD

Adult Interventional Psychiatrist, Co-Director of the Center for Neurotherapeutics

Dr. Jasberg was born and raised in the Twin Cities.  She attended the University of Minnesota for undergraduate studies in Biochemistry and subsequently completed a medical degree at the University of Minnesota in 2010.  She then completed a general psychiatry residency with a clinical fellowship in first episode psychosis. After graduation, Dr. Jasberg spent over two years as a fulltime faculty member, Medical Director of first episode psychosis program and Executive Director of the transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) program at the University of Minnesota.

 

Tom Joseph Lg.jpgThomas Joseph, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Brooklyn Park Site Clinical Director

Dr. Joseph joined PrairieCare in 2012, where he provides care on the inpatient unit in Brooklyn Park.  The hospital setting enables him to approach his practice with a multidisciplinary approach, allowing him to assess all aspects of the patient’s condition and develop treatment plans to address each patient’s individual needs. Dr. Joseph appreciates this setting and clinical approach, because it provides the opportunity to care for patients, in what is often their first contact with the mental health system. Originally from Minnesota, Dr. Joseph returns home from Omaha, Nebraska, after completing medical school at Creighton University’s School of medicine and residency and fellowship in child & adolescent psychiatry with the Creighton University-University of Nebraska Medical Center Joint Psychiatry Training Program.

 

RJ_Kennedy_MD_Small.pngR J Kennedy, MD

Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Kennedy believes that treating an individual with mental illness or chemical dependency involves far more than finding the right medication. He derives great satisfaction from working in a field that involves getting to know his patients in a comprehensive way and in which he can demonstrate his genuine commitment to helping them in finding a resolution or improvement for their mental illness which can lead them to an enhanced quality of life.

 

JacobKerbeshianJacob Kerbeshian, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Following residency training in psychiatry and fellowship training in child and adolescent psychiatry Dr. Kerbeshian served as a medical officer in the United States Air Force for two years, after which he practiced general and child and adolescent psychiatry for thirty-two years in Grand Forks, ND, retiring from the Altru Health System in 2009. In that setting he had a number of clinical, teaching, and administrative roles and actively engaged in clinical research, primarily in the area of developmental neuropsychiatry.

 

Adam Klapperich Lg.jpgAdam Klapperich, DO

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Maplewood Site Clinical Director

Dr. Klapperich joined PrairieCare Medical Group in Edina in 2012. Originally from Aberdeen, South Dakota, he attended the University of South Dakota before graduating from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed psychiatric residency and child and adolescent psychiatric fellowship training at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Klapperich has provided care for children and adolescents in the Maple Grove and then Brooklyn Park inpatient programs.

Salima_Naqvi_Small.jpgSalima Naqvi, MBBS

Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Naqvi is a board certified adult psychiatrist with experience treating patients in both inpatient and outpatient clinic settings. Dr. Naqvi believes in not just prescribing medications, but in understanding the family structure, support system, and goals of her patients.


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Brent G. Nelson, MD

Adult Interventional Psychiatrist and Co-Director of the Center for Neurotherapeutics

Dr. Nelson was born and raised in the Twin Cities.  He attended the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Biology with a research focus in neuroscience and brain stimulation.  During and post-college, he spent 9 years doing software development in manufacturing and the financial services industry.  In 2006 he decided to go back to school and subsequently completed a medical degree at the University of Minnesota in 2011.  He then completed a general psychiatry residency, along with a clinical research fellowship in neuromodulation. After graduation, he spent a year as a fulltime faculty member and as Executive Director of the transcranial magnetic stimulation program at the University of Minnesota and Minneapolis VA Medical Center.

 

joel-oberstar-2-web-64x80Joel Oberstar, MD

Chief Executive Officer, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Oberstar has had a passion for working with and helping children nearly all his life.  Originally from Chisholm, Minnesota, he graduated with a BA in English and biology from Hamline University and later a Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Minnesota Medical School.  Following three years of general psychiatry training at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital/Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program in Boston, Dr. Oberstar returned to Minnesota to complete two years of fellowship training in child and adolescent psychiatry.

 

PrairieCare Brooklyn Park Portraits 64x80 Web-3.jpgSara Polley, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Polley joined PrairieCare in 2015 and provides care in the Partial Hospitalization Program in Maple Grove. She is originally from Minnesota and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in child psychology from the University of Minnesota and the Institute of Child Development. She then went on to medical school at the University of Minnesota. She completed her adult psychiatry training in a joint program between Sheppard Pratt Hospital and the University of Maryland. Dr. Polley moved to Harvard Medical School to complete her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital.

 

ChadPuffer.Sm-01Chad Puffer, DO

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Puffer received his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in 2011 prior to completing his Adult Psychiatry residency and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship at Mayo Clinic in 2016.  Dr. Puffer received numerous awards throughout training, including being recognized as the clinician most likely to better Psychiatry, the colleague of the year, for the best original paper written by a resident or fellow, and recognition of having unique potential for a career in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.  In addition, he is a member of Sigma Sigma Phi, recognizing the top 30% of Osteopathic medical students in academics and community service as well as a recipient of the COSGP T.O.U.C.H. Award in recognition of at least 100 hours of community service during medical school.

 

Asfia QaadirAsfia Qaadir, DO

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Qaadir originally hails from Ohio prior to moving to Chicago where she completed her high school, college, and medical school degrees. She has called Minnesota home since 2010, completing her residency and subspecialty training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from Mayo Clinic Rochester.  She has a clinical interest in understanding the impact of mental illness on the development of individual identity, resiliency, and family dynamics.

 

Tim_Richardson_Sm.jpgPaul (Tim) Richardson, MD

Adult Psychiatrist, Clinical Director of Adult Services, Woodbury Site Clinical Director

Dr. Richardson has been in private practice for the past 16 years, specializing in outpatient and acute inpatient psychiatric care. He has extensive experience in diagnosing/treating complex psychiatric/ medical cases, correctional psychiatry, and Bipolar Disorder. He is also on the faculty of the University of Minnesota Department of Psychiatry. In addition to his work at PrairieCare, Dr. Richardson also serves as the adult psychiatry service chief at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina, MN.

 

Kathryn SelmoKathryn Selmo, MD

Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Selmo is a board certified psychiatrist specializing in general adult psychiatry and has practiced psychiatry in the Twin Cities area for the past 15 years. Dr. Selmo provides psychiatric diagnostic assessments and psychiatric medication management. She approaches each patient with respect, kindness, and a desire to work collaboratively in developing a unique treatment plan targeting each individual’s needs.

 

Dr. Setterberg lg pic 2.jpgStephen Setterberg, MD

President, Child, Adolescent, Adult and Research Psychiatrist

PrairieCare’s founder and a Child, Adolescent, Adult and Research Psychiatrist, Dr. Setterberg’s vision and compassion have fostered the systems and standards of care that define PrairieCare. His clinical practice includes both psychotherapy and psychopharmacology and as President and Chairman of the Board he continues to guide PrairieCare’s clinical innovations to benefit those suffering from psychiatric illness. Dr. Setterberg’s dedication to truly comprehensive and integrative care is borne out in his involvement with the renowned International School of Analytical Psychology in Zurich, Switzerland.

 

Josh SteinJoshua Stein, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Stein was raised in the Twin Cities area and is lifelong MN sports fan. After completing his Bachelor’s in science at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY he returned to MN to attend University of MN for medical school and once again cheer for the Gophers in person. In medical school his interest in the field of psychiatry deepened and he went on to complete a General Psychiatry residency and then a Child Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Minnesota.

sugarbaker-01Rena Sugarbaker, MD

Psychiatrist

Dr. Sugarbaker is a board certified adult psychiatrist.  She completed her psychiatry residency at Stanford University, her medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine, and her undergraduate degree at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL.

 

Read Sulik Lg.jpgL. Read Sulik, MD, FAAP, DFAACAP

Chief Integration Officer, Executive Director, PrairieCare Institute
Child Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Suilk joined PrairieCare in 2014 as Chief Integration Officer. Dr. Sulik is a dedicated, compassionate and caring physician and a transformational health care leader committed to the vision, design, development and delivery of the innovations needed to truly improve health for all individuals, families and communities. As a pediatrician, child and adolescent psychiatrist, and adult psychiatrist, he recognizes the complexities of health and wellness, and how behavioral health needs create significant barriers for individuals to actively engage in their own health care while contributing to poor and costly outcomes in chronic health conditions.

Dr. Wall sm.png Christopher A. Wall, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Rochester Site Medical and Clinical Director

Dr. Wall received his medical degree from the University of North Dakota in 2000 and completed his Adult Psychiatric training at Mayo Clinic. He completed a subsequent fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mayo Clinic and joined the permanent staff in 2005. Since joining the staff, his clinical work has been focused on the evaluation and treatment of severe mood, anxiety and psychotic disorders in children and adolescents.

Ryan WilliamsRyan Williams, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Williams is a board certified Psychiatrist who joined PrairieCare in 2009. His interests in Pervasive Developmental Disorders and Mental Retardation stem from his work in behavioral analysis at a developmental center prior to entering medical school. Working at PrairieCare has allowed Dr. Williams to continue to work with patients with these conditions as well as provide him the opportunity to treat the full spectrum of mental health issues. The treatment clinicians approach provided at PrairieCare is consistent with his beliefs in the necessity of considering the biological, psychological and social aspects of the child/adolescent and the family in treatment.

 

Larry YoungLarry Young, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Young specializes in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and sees patients through the outpatient clinic in Edina. He evaluates and treats a wide range of diagnoses, and attempts to bring an integrative, holistic approach to treatment. After completing his undergraduate work at Georgetown University, Dr. Young worked as a mental health counselor on the West Coast for many years before graduating from Cornell Medical School. He completed his adult psychiatry residency at Mount Sinai in New York, and his child/adolescent fellowship at NYU.

 

Anna_Yurchenko_Small.jpgAnna Yurchenko, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Chaska Site Clinical Director

Dr. Yurchenko enjoys working with children of all ages. It is very rewarding to see how their hard work in treatment translates into personal growth and achievements. She believes that engagement of the whole family in treatment is critical to the success of the patient.

 

Pediatric Integrative Medicine

Tim_Culbert_Small.jpgTimothy P. Culbert, MD, FAAP

Developmental Pediatrician

Dr. Culbert’s medical special interests include holistic mental health, chronic pain, self-care skills for kids, complementary/alternative/integrative medicine, nutritional intervention and biofeedback. Dr. Culbert is a national leader in integrative medicine having founded programs in the Twin Cities, authored numerous books and created recognized iphone apps, protocols and regimens.