Dr. Nicole Christian-Brathwaite is a board-certified psychiatrist offering services to children, adolescents and adults in Illinois, Massachusetts, Wisconsin, Utah and Virginia. She has a variety of clinical interests; however, she specializes in mood disorders, child and adolescent psychiatry, trauma and racial trauma. Her philosophy of care is patient-centered and strength-based.
Dr. Christian-Brathwaite became interested in mental and behavioral health care after working as an elementary school teacher. She realized that the children who were having the most difficulty were those with a history of trauma or mental health concerns.
Dr. Christian-Brathwaite is originally from Philadelphia and will always be an Eagles and Sixers fan. Her favorite singer is Whitney Houston.
“Statistics don’t lie, statisticians do.”
Anthony Deo is a board-certified psychiatrist offering services to child, adolescent and adult residents in New Jersey and New York. He has a vast array of clinical interests; however, his specializations are child and adolescent psychiatry, ADHD, mood disorders, anxiety disorders and schizophrenia. In his practice, Dr. Deo believes that each person has a unique story that must be heard and considered. People are not defined by a diagnosis and he works collaboratively with individuals and their families to create a treatment plan that is consistent with their beliefs and values.
Dr. Deo’s interest in mental health care comes from a long-standing interest in research and clinical care of children, adolescents and young adults with severe psychiatric illness.
Dr. Deo studied field biology and at one point was tracking suburban coyotes. He also helped to sew the tentacles of a preserved squid together as a graduate student at the American Museum of Natural History. Additionally, Dr. Deo has traveled extensively and has spent lots of time in the wildernesses of Kenya, Australia and the Galapagos.
Prescribes Medication: Yes
Age Range: Children and Adolescents
Specialties: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, ADHD (child and adolescent), Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Schizophrenia