Resource Guide to Mental Health Services in Montgomery County

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Referral Sources

 

H. Brain-Injury Resources.

I Support Groups:

Rockville Brain Injury Support Group

Adventist Rehab Hospital of Maryland
9909 Medical Center Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
Second and Fourth Thursdays 6:30-7:30 PM
Contact: Tom Wilkinson
301-294-9205

II Specialized Brain Injury Rehabilitation Clinics:

Kessler Rehabilitation Center-Rockville Provides speech, occupational and physical therapy
(also serves general rehab patients)
11119 Rockville Pike, Suite 321
Rockville, MD 20852
301-468-3670

Head Injury Rehabilitation & Referral Services, Inc. (HIRRS).
HIRRS offers residential, day, vocational and individual support services including individual speech and cognitive therapy and life skills.
One Church Street, Suite 10
Rockville MD 20850
301-309-2278
www.headinjuryrehab.org
http://www.headinjuryrehab.org/admission

The Treatment and Learning Centers

The Oucomes Service offers supported employment, day habitation program, individual support services, and vocational day program/sheltered workshop.
2092 Gaither Road, Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850
301-294-9205

III Neuropsychologists:

James R. Lamott, PhD
Bethesda, MD
301-718-1885

Ida S. Baron, PhD, ABPP-CN
10116 Weatherwood Court
Potomac, MD
301-340-2119

Robert Mapou, PhD
The Stixrud Group, LLC
8720 Georgia Ave Suite 300
Silver Spring, MD
301-565-0534

IV Psychotherapy and Counseling:

Susan Montgomery, LCSW-C
3930 KnowlesStreet, Suite 200
Kensington, MD 20895
301-897-8815

V. Neurologists:

Bruce Smoller, MD
5530 Wisconsin Ave, Suite 806
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
301-951-4466

Gregory Bergey, MD (seizure specialist)
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Department of Neurology 
Meyer Bldg, Room 2-147
600 North Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287
410-955-7338

Johns Hopkins Neurology & Neurosurgery
410-955-9441

VI Neuropsychiatry:

Vassilis Koliatosos, MD
Sheppard Pratt Neuropsychiatric Services, Towson, MD
410-938-5000/4981
(Dr. Koliatosos sees patients from all over the state)

Bruce Kehr, MD
Rockville, MD 20852
301-984-9791

Johns Hopkins Psychiatry at Green Spring Station
Lutherville, MD
410-583-2610

Vani Rao, MD
Johns Hopkins Hospital
410-550-3436
(Dr. Rao sees patients from all over the state)

VII Neuro Ophthalmology:
Refer to the Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute
410-955-8679

VIII Neuro Optometrist:
Paul Harris, Timonium, MD
410-252-5777
Harris practices behavioral optometry to address visual problems. He has worked extensively with individuals with traumatic brain injury who suffer from double vision, visual neglect etc.

IX DORS:
In Montgomery County, the designated BI DORS counselor is Karen Earl in the Wheaton office.
301-949-3750

X. Resource Coordination:
Resource coordination is being offered to individuals in Montgomery County through the Federal TBI Grant Project and the Maryland Mental Hygiene Administration. To make a referral, please contact
Katherine Mello at the Rock Creek Foundation, 301-586-0900
or Anastasia Edmonston at 410-402-8478

XI For veterans.
Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Defense & Veterans Head Injury Program
Building 1 Room B207, Washington, DC 20307-5001
800-870-9244
If an individual is a veteran, they may qualify for services through Walter Reed.

XII. Jill Fox Fund:
info@jillfoxfund.org
101 West Mount Royal Ave.
Baltimore MD 21201
For application for a grant for a one time funding of durable medical equipment or adaptation (such as hearing aid, railing, etc.)
410-369-9322

XIII. National Rehabilitation Hospital:
www.nrhrehab.org
202-877-1642

For a complete listing of resources state wide, please refer to The Maryland Directory of Brain Injury Resources. The Directory can be obtained by contacting the Brain Injury Association of Maryland at 410-448-2924.

Compiled by Anastasia Edmonston, Project Director, TBI Project, Maryland Mental Hygiene Administration, 2006. For an electronic version, please email at: aedmonston@dhmh.state.md.us


 

 


 
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