Dr. Cara English, DBH

Chief Executive Officer & Interim Director of the MHL Program

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Dr. Janet L. Cummings, Psy.D.


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Dr. Gayle Cordes, MBA, MC, DBH

Faculty Associate

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Dr. Jason Blair, Ed.D.

Sr. Coordinator of the Electronic Campus & Faculty Associate

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Dr. U. Grant Baldwin, Jr., DBH

Director of the DBH Program

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Dr. Toni Harper, DBH, LCSW

Faculty Associate

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Dr. Sonya K. Boone, DBH, MHSA, MSW, LCSW

Faculty Associate

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Dr. Robyn Napier DBH, LCSW, MSSW

Faculty Associate & Academic Advisor for the DBH Program

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Dr. Ronke Komolafe, DBH, MBA

Faculty Associate & Academic Advisor for the DBH Program

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Dr. Katarzyna Motylewicz, DBH, BCBA, LBA

Faculty Associate

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Dr. Ellen Fink-Samnick, DBH, MSW, LCSW, ACSW, CCM, CCTP, CRP

Faculty Associate

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Dr. Heather Jelonek, DBH, LAC

Faculty Associate

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The totally online DBH program offered by Cummings Graduate Institute of Behavioral Health Studies is focused on the professional I have grown into: a synergistic disrupter for the healthcare industry, who is passionate about Wholistic Healthcare (e.g., health, behavioral health, and Social Determinants of Health and Mental Health), rendered skillfully through interprofessional teams. The program pillars of medical literacy, integrated behavioral health interventions, and entrepreneurship resonate loudly with me. The healthcare industry will continue to change, with doctoral level professionals needed to play a major role in any successful transformation. My goal is to further advance my knowledge-base, professional standing, and industry commitment to be part of these transformational efforts. In this way I can heed the Quadruple Aim: assuring quality-driven patient-centric care is rendered at the right time, through the right population-based treatment processes, at the right cost, and by empowered professionals embracing the work and committed to their charge.

Ellen Fink-Samnick MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP DBH Candidate, Cummings Graduate Institute for Behavioral Health Studies March 11, 2020