Medical Services

The Medical Team consists of Anchorage and Fairbanks  psychiatrists; advanced nurse practitioners (ANPs); physician assistants (PAs); psychiatric nurse-case managers (N-CMs); nationally certified medical assistants (NCMAs); certified nursing assistants (CNAs) and administrative support staff. The range of psychiatric services is provided to adults, children, and families, and includes diagnostic psychiatric evaluations; medication and symptom management; medication administration; coordination of care with case managers, therapists, primary care providers, and other medical specialists; group therapy; and providing educational training to staff throughout the company. The teams provide services at several locations in Anchorage and Fairbanks.

Anchorage Medical Team

Curt Wengel, MD – Chief Medical Officer, Child Psychiatrist

Nataliya Polito, MD – Director of Primary Care

Jessica Estes, DNP, FPMHNP-BC – Chief Nursing Officer

Linda Keddington, DNP – Adult Psychiatric Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Doctorate (Fairbanks)

Virginia Walker, ANP – Adult Psychiatric Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Ben Snellgrove, NP – Nurse Practitioner (Anchorage & Fairbanks)

Jason Martin, PHMNP -Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Karina Demientieff, CNA – Medical Department Coordinator

Chris Hindman, RN (Fairbanks)

Lauren Krahling, RN

Catherine Sears, RN

Kelly Matson, CMA

Escarra Subba, CMA