Our amazing team here at SouthEnd Psychiatry is available and ready to help you achieve the life you imagined for yourself. Let’s get to know them!
Meet Hetal Sheth
MD, Medical Director
Dr. Sheth is a Board Certified Adult Psychiatrist. She has completed her Adult Psychiatry Residency at Montefiore Hospital and Medical School training at NYU School of Medicine. Dr. S has experience working in a multitude of settings including inpatient, outpatient, and emergency rooms. Her areas of interest are in treating Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder as well as the chronic effects of trauma. Dr. S offers both medication management and psychotherapy.
Meet Boris Fligelman
Dr. Fligelman is a Board-Certified Adult Psychiatrist. He graduated from one of the top medical schools in the country-Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He then completed his residency at Montefiore Hospital, where he was trained to help people from all backgrounds and with various mental health conditions ranging from more severe psychotic illnesses to anxiety and mood disorders. In his training and work, Dr. Fligelman has provided care in various settings including inpatient, outpatient and emergency room.
Meet Reagan Anusionwu
Reagan is a licensed, Board Certified Advanced Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with 9+years’ experience in psychiatry. His areas of expertise include Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Psychosis, Bipolar Disorder, Impulsivity/aggression, and ADHD. Reagan provides psychotropic medication management in combination with a wide variety of psychotherapy techniques to help clients (Children to Adult) achieve and maintain optimal health.
Meet Lauren Giwa
Lauren offers a strength based approach to assist clients in recognizing the skills and abilities that they already possess. Her practice seeks to provide services to individuals and families that request assistance. Lauren also takes a holistic approach to healing, which emphasizes the importance of a healthy and balanced lifestyle.
Meet Paul Triggs
Paul Triggs is a Licensed Master Social Worker as well as an Emerging Adulthood & Veteran Therapist. Paul is a graduate of Hunter College with a master’s degree in social work. He specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, and the creation of a work-life balance. Paul’s goal as a therapist is to help people realize their inner strengths and to discover their true power. Paul has worked with multiple different age groups from high school students to older adults. Furthermore, Paul is a 15-year U.S Air Force Veteran and is very involved in the Veterans community.
Meet Samantha McGrew
Samantha is a high energy advocate and licensed clinician with substantial experience in behavioral and mental health therapy. She is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others and helping to improve mental and emotional well-being. She has worked with people from various cultures, abilities and lived experiences. Samantha aims to meet you where you are, being sensitive to the diversity of the world we live in. Her counseling is person-centered and focused on maximizing self-determination in her clients. Moreover, Samantha’s goal is to engage and empower you to effect the kind of change that enhances quality of life.
Meet Coleman Pettway
Coleman empowers families and individuals to overcome obstacles in life, to strengthen relationships and to improve personal communications. Coleman, equipped with a Master’s Degree in Social Work along with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, has over seven years of experience working with youths and families of varying demographics, especially in minority communities, to cope with trauma. Coleman sits on multiple committees focused on addressing trauma in urban communities, and Coleman is also a certified trauma trainer.
Meet Sarah McKnight
Sarah specializes in Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Her experience includes, but is not limited to, working with individuals with addictions, developmental disabilities, borderline personality disorder, autism, anxiety, depression, and suicidal thinking. In her practice she has worked with adolescents, transition-aged youth, adults, and families, in both out-patient and school settings. She has facilitated connections with community-based resources, collaborated with interdisciplinary teams, navigating systems, and crisis management.
Meet Joshua Barnes
Joshua offers a professional, respectful and client-centered environment to help his clients understand and resolve their problems, discover their strengths and accentuate positive behaviors and relationships. Joshua has experience working with adolescents, individuals, couples, and families, helping them to deal with life stressors and transitions. Joshua’s work emphasizes crisis management through individual counseling, group therapy, and medication management. Specifically, Joshua’s work includes working with individuals with mental health diagnoses such as anxiety, depression or bi-polar.