HMC Outpatient Behavioral Health

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Welcome to HMC Outpatient Behavioral Health

HMC Outpatient Behavioral Health Services is committed to providing you with the best healthcare services. We understand that life can be extremely difficult and confusing at times and we’re here to help you start living your life to the fullest again with psychiatric treatment.

Whether you or any of your family members are feeling anxious or depressed, our certified mental health professionals can help you take the steps to live a normal life. Our providers will work closely with you to ensure that you or your loved one receives an expert level or care.

About Us

A New Clinic Supported By Experienced Health Care Professionals

Harrisburg Medical Center and the Mulberry Center have been known for many years as the leading inpatient Behavioral Health provider in Southern Illinois. Through this dedication, Harrisburg Medical Center began a joint venture with Southern Illinois Psychiatry in October 2018 in order to provide patients with better and more comprehensive behavioral health care services. This partnership will expand the scope of services provided to the communities we serve through additional outpatient services.

Our Providers

Health Care Professionals Dedicated To Making A Healthy Difference

Naeem Qureshi, MD, FAPA

Naeem Qureshi, MD, FAPA 3

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Medicine – Dow Medical College & University of Karachi – Karachi, Pakistan (1991)
  • Bachelor of Surgery – Dow Medical College & University of Karachi – Karachi, Pakistan (1991)

Experience

  • Clinical Assistant Professional - Department of Psychiatry – Southern Illinois University, School of Medicine
  • CEO/Medical Director – Southern Illinois Psychiatry – Marion, IL (2006 to 2018)
  • Medical Director – Mulberry Center of Harrisburg Medical Center – Harrisburg, IL (2006 to Present)
  • Medical Director – Department of Behavior Health – Herrin Hospital, Herrin Illinois
  • Medical Director – Department of Behavior Health – Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Carbondale, IL
  • Medical Director – Department of Behavior Health – Telemedicine Program at SIH Hospital
  • Medical Director – Center for Senior Renewal – St. Joseph memorial Hospital, Murphysboro, IL
  • Attending Psychiatrist – Choate Mental Health and Development Center, Anna, IL (1997-2006)
  • Assistant Medical Director – Choate Mental Health and Development Center, Anna, IL (2001-2003)
  • Psychiatrist – Southern IL Regional Social Services, Carbondale, IL (2004-2007)
  • Psychiatrist – Community Resource Center, Centralia, IL (2000-2004)
  • Consulting Psychiatrist – Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Carbondale, IL (2003-2009)
  • Consulting Psychiatrist – Heartland Regional Medical Center, Marion, IL
  • Physician Reviewer – Health System of Illinois (2003-2008)
  • Physician Reviewer -  CIMRO (2000-2002)
  • Medical Director – Delta Center, Cairo, IL (2000)
  • Interim Medical Director – Choate Mental Health and Development Center, Anna, IL  (1998)
  • Resident Physician – Department of Psychiatry University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO
  • Medical Officer – Zaib Clinic (1992)

Certificates and Awards

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduate (1993)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (2009)

Professional Organizations

  • President of IL Psychiatry Society (Southern Chapter) (2004-2005)
  • Secretary of IL Psychiatry Society (Southern Chapter) (2002-2003)
  • Member of Constitution & Bylaws Committee, Illinois Psychiatry Society
  • Vice President of Medical Staff Organization of Chaote MH & DC (1999-2006)
  • Chairman of Policy & Procedure Committee of Chaote MH & DC ( 1999-2006)
  • House Staff Representative of University of Missouri Kansas City
  • Coordinating Member of the School of Medicine (1996-1997)
  • General Secretary and Executive Vice President of Patient’s Welfare Association, Karachi, Pakistan (1989)

Gabriel Martin, PA-C

Gabriel Martin, PA-C 1

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Physician Assistant – Southern Illinois University, Carbondale IL (2003-2005)
  • Master of Department of Physiology – Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL (2000-2003)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology- Graceland University, Lamoni, IA (1996-2000)

Experience 

  • Physician Assistant – Southern Illinois Psychiatry, Marion, IL (2007-2018)
  • Physician Assistant – John Lancas, Psychiatrist, Carbondale, IL (2005-2007)
  • Teaching/Research Assistant – Southern Illinois University Department of Physiology/Zoology, Carbondale, IL (2000-2005)

Certificates and Awards

  • 25 Top SIU-C Graduates

Katrina Tripp, PA-C

Katrina Tripp, PA-C 3

Education

  • Physician Assistant – Southern Illinois Univserity, Carbondale, IL (2001-2012)
  • Masters of Science – Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL (2012)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences with Minor in Chemistry- Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL (2005-2008)
  • Research Assistant in the Integrative Neuroscience Lab – Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL (2006)
  • Pre-Medicine – Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO (2004)

Experience 

  • Certified Physician Assistant – Southern Illinois Psychiatry, Marion, IL (2013-2018)
  • Certified Physician Assistant – Logan Primary Care, Herrin, IL (2012-2013)
  • Medical Assistant – Trinity Neuroscience Institute, Carbondale, IL (2009-2010)
  • Nursing Assistant – Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Carbondale, IL (2007-2009)

Certificates and Awards

  • Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Adults, Children and Infants
  • BCLS
  • American Heart Association
  • AED Certification
  • HIPPA/OSHA Training

Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • national Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer at Anna Vista Health Rise
  • Volunteer at Abundant Health Research Clinic
  • AIDS Awareness Walk – Carbondale, IL
  • Member of Pre-Professional Association – SIUC
  • Junior Volunteer at Heartland Regional Medical Center

Kasey Harner, NP

Kasey Harner, MSN,APN, PMHNP-BC 1

Education

  • MSN (RN) PMHNP Program – Walden University, Minneapolis, MN (2014-2018)
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration – University of Phoenix (2012)
  • RN Associates in Nursing – Southeastern Illinois College, Harrisburg, IL (2012)
  • Associates of Arts in Healthcare Administration – University of Phoenix (2009)
  • Certificate of Practical Nursing – Southeastern Illinois College, Harrisburg, IL (2009)

Experience 

  • Advanced Practice Nurse- Southern Illinois Psychiatry, Marion, IL (2018)
  • RN – Southern Illinois Psychiatry, Marion, IL (2017-2018)
  • RN Charge Nurse – Adult Psychiatric Unit – Harrisburg Medical Center, Harrisburg, IL (2017-2018)
  • RN Surgical Services – Harrisburg Medical Center, Harrisburg, IL (2015-2016)
  • RN Emergency Room – Harrisburg Medical Center, Harrisburg, IL (2014)
  • LPN – Carrier Mills Nursing Home and Rehab Services, Carrier Mills, IL (2009-2011)

Certificates and Awards

  • Registered Nurse
  • Advance Practice Nurse
  • ANCC Board Certified
  • Golden Key International Honor Society
  • Customer Satisfaction Excellence
  • Allied Health Scholarship
  • Anatomy and Physiology Independent Study for high achievement
  • Outstanding Achievement in Anatomy and Physiology
  • Outstanding Achievement in English

Affiliations

  • American Academy Nurses (ANA)
  • ANA Political Action Committee

Marge Pearce, LCSW

Marge Pierce (1)

Education

  • Master in Social Work – Southern Illinois University, Carbondale (2009)
  • Bachelor of Science, Major in Social Work and Minor in Psychology- Southern Illinois University, Carbondale (2008)
  • Associate of Science, Major in Art and Science- Southeastern Illinois College, Harrisburg (2001)

Experience

  • PTSD Clinical Team Therapist – Veterans Administration Medical Center (2014 - 2017)
  • SUD/PTSD Specialist – Veterans Administration Medical Center (2012 – 2014)
  • Social Worker/Counselor LCSW – Harrisburg Medical Center (2010 – 2012)
  • Case Manager – Anna Bixby Women’s Center (December 2009 – March 2010)
  • Graduate Level Social Work Intern – Veterans Administration Medical Center ( 2008 – 2009)

Certifications

  • CPR Certified
  • Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia
  • Certified Cognitive Processing Therapy for Anxiety, PTSD
  • Formal training in Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD
  • Trained in Women’s Behavioral Health as a specialized treatment plan
  • Behavioral Activation for Depression
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain
  • Dual Diagnosis treatment for PTSD and Substance Use Disorders
  • Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills training
  • Stress Management
  • Anger Management
  • Couple’s Therapy

Our Services

HMC Outpatient Behavioral Health offers the following services:

  • Diagnostic Interview
  • Psychiatric Consultations
  • Medication Management
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychological Assessments
  • Behavioral Health Therapy

Contact

Call Us Today For An Appointment

HMC Outpatient Behavioral Health is located at HMC Clinic at Harrisburg, HMC Clinic at Marion, and Eldorado Primary Care. To schedule an appointment at one of these locaitons, please call 618.998.0888.

HMC Clinic at Harrisburg
901 S. Commercial Street
Harrisburg, IL 62946

 

HMC Clinic at Marion
3106 Outer Drive
Marion, IL 62959

 

Eldorado Primary Care
1007 Route 45 N
Eldorado, IL 62930