Adult Psychiatry & Mental Health

Clinic Mojave Counseling

Mojave Counseling
Adult Psychiatry & Mental Health

The UNLV Health Mojave Counseling outpatient clinic has been serving clients with mental illness in Las Vegas for more than 25 years. The clinic provides services to adults, adolescents, and children having a psychiatric disability or mental illness in a comprehensive multi-disciplinary manner. Clinicians and staff strive to help people maximize their health, wellbeing, and quality of life.

Doctor Mojave Counseling

John Anooshian, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Dr. John Anooshian, an associate professor in the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, received his medical degree from the University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine. 

Anooshian completed his general psychiatric residency at the University of Hawaii School of Medicine. 

Board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, he is medical director and senior psychiatrist at the UNLV Health Mojave Counseling Center. 

Therapist Mojave Counseling

Martine Blum, LCSW
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Martine provides therapeutic services to children, teens, adults and families. She specializes in the following areas:

  • Dual diagnosis (Psychiatric and Addiction/Medical)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Stress Management
  • Grief and Loss
  • Trauma 
  • Chronic Mental Illness
  • Relationship Issues

Martine completed her Master’s Degree in Social Work at University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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Lisa Durette, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Lisa Durette, MD, graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and completed both a general psychiatry residency and a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina. She is board certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, as well as in addiction medicine by the American Board of Preventative Medicine. Dr.

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Althea Fennell
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Althea Fennell

Althea was born in Jamaica, West Indies. She lived in New York upon migration but has been a resident of Las Vegas for the past 23 years.

She has worked in the social service field for over 28 years and dedicated the past twenty years to serving people with Serious Mental Health Conditions.

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Susanna Guarino
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Susanna

Susanna was born in Miami, Florida but has resided in Las Vegas, NV for 36 years. At a young age, she expressed a desire to help people. After high school, she went on to attend College of Southern Nevada (CSN) and graduate with an Associate of Arts degree. She then went on to pursue a degree in Social Work at UNLV and graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work (BSW).

Therapist Mojave Counseling

Sarah Haggerty, MS, MFT
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Sarah Haggerty is a Las Vegas native who graduated from UNLV with a Master of Science in Counseling and an Advanced Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation Counseling.

She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and has been practicing for 18 years.

Sarah provides therapy with individuals, couples, families and groups in English and Spanish. She has done work for a local hospice, children’s cancer charity, the Mexican Consulate and had a private practice. Sarah now works for UNLV Health Mojave Counseling at the youth clinic.

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Mason Jahnke, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Mason

Mason Jahnke, MD, assistant professor of psychiatry and clerkship director at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV, earned his medical degree at Oregon Health and Science University. Dr. Jahnke completed his psychiatry residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where he received the Bo Holloman Award for dedication to patient service, an award for medical student education, and served as a resident ambassador and the resident ambassador coordinator. His clinical interests include outpatient psychiatry and education.

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Justin Jones, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Justin Jones MD

Justin Aaron Jones, MD, an assistant professor in the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, takes immense pride in establishing a truly therapeutic relationship with patients that conveys mutual trust and acceptance of both parties.

“I personally find this to be the most rewarding aspect of psychiatry, being able to meet people where they are and allow them to be OK with not being where they may wish to be just yet,” he says.

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Hilary Massey, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Hilary Massey

Hilary Massey, MD, an assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral health for the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV, is a board-certified psychiatrist and the current associate residency program director for the psychiatry residency. A graduate of the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, she completed her psychiatry residency at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, receiving the Exceptional Clinical Service Award.

Counselor Mojave Counseling

Karrin Ludeking-Berman
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Karrin Ludeking-Berman

Karrin is a Day Treatment Program Counselor that works with people with Serious Mental Health to assist them to live more fulfilling lives.

She earned a Master of Science Degree in Psychology from California Lutheran University.

Karrin believes that every day is an opportunity for excellence. She enjoys being creative whether it’s through music, dance, crochet, or painting.

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Alison Netski, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Alison Netski, MD, is the vice dean of clinical affairs and professor of psychiatry at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV. Board certified from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine, Dr. Netski specializes in the treatment of adults with a broad range of psychiatric illness including mood, psychotic, and anxiety disorders.

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Sarah Paulsen
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Sarah Paulsen

Sarah has been a Day Treatment Program Counselor with UNLV Health Mojave Counseling since 2002. She is a graduate of the University of Montana where she completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.

She facilitates groups related to independence skills, anger management, healthy lifestyles, and coping skills.

 

Therapist Mojave Counseling

Shelby Prows, LMSW, CSW-1
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Shelby is a native of Southern Nevada. She attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she studied psychology, marriage and family therapy, and social work. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Family Studies (2016) and her Master’s degree in Social Work (2021). During her graduate training, she worked with Clark County School District and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Shelby has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with complex trauma histories.

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Syed Quadri, MD
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Syed Quadri, MD, earned his bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Illinois Chicago. After graduating, he attended medical school at St. James School of Medicine, while earning a master’s degree in public health. Dr. Quadri continued his education at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, where he completed three years of psychiatry training and has been published in various psychiatric journals.

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Elizabeth Robinson
Psychiatry & Mental Health

Elizabeth Robinson graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in December of 2015 with a bachelor of arts (BA) in Sociology. Upon graduation she started working in the mental health field as a Registered Behavior Technician treating autistic children.

She also worked as a Qualified Mental Health Associate doing psychosocial rehabilitation with children, young adults, and seniors.

Elizabeth is currently full time employed as a Day Treatment Counselor with UNLV Health Mojave Counseling.

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Jonathan Wirjo, DO
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

Photo: Jonathon Wirjo, DO

Dr. Jonathan Wirjo, an associate professor in the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, received his medical degree from Western University Health Sciences. 

He completed his residency in psychiatry at the University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine. 

Board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Dr. Wirjo  is chair of psychiatry at Mountain View Hospital. Dr. Wirjo treats patients on the psychiatry consultation service at UMC hospital.

Office: 702-944-2828