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APS providers offer a wealth of experience and knowledge unmatched by our peers. Our Psychiatrists have been practicing together in one capacity or another for at least 15 years while our Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners have been an integral part of our team for 2-5 years. Our psychologists, social workers, and mental health counselors round out our diverse team of providers by offering a range of psychotherapy built upon the foundation of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) while handling both acute and chronic problems.
M. RACHID OCH, M.D.
Dr. Och has been practicing Psychiatry since his completing his Residency at Umass Medical School in 1984 where he served as Chief Resident. His clinical interests include underserved and severely mentally ill populations, dual diagnosis, and collaborative and integrative treatment models. Dr. Och serves as a Psychiatric Consultant for Adcare Hospital and is the Medical Director at Veterans Inc., Independence Hall. Dr. Och was on of the first Psychiatrists in the country to offer Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) in his outpatient practice.