Elliot Health System is a non-profit organization serving your healthcare needs since 1890.

Behavioral Health Services


Hours: Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Some evening appointments available.

Please call us at 603-668-4079 to make an appointment.
To send a fax, dial 603-663-8605.


Meet Our Providers


Sarah Rocha, MD

Sarah Rocha, MD, received her BA in Psychology from Harvard University in 2008, her MD and MA in Bioethics and Health Policy from Loyola University Chicago in 2013. She completed her general psychiatry training at the Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program in 2017, and completed her fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School in 2019.

Areas of focus:
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Women’s Mental Health, General Psychiatry

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 


Khrisan Gosai, MD

Dr Gosai MD, completed his general psychiatry training in Westchester NY at NYMC and subsequently completed his fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatrist Dartmouth Hitchcock in Lebanon, NH. He currently works in the outpatient department at Elliot Behavioral Health and also in an integrated behavioral health setting at Mammoth Rd Pediatrics.

Areas of focus:
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, General Psychiatry and Integrated behavioral health.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester And Doctors Park and Pediatric Health Associates.


Elisabeth Novotny, MD

Elisabeth Novotny, MD, graduated from the University of Vermont College of Medicine and completed her adult psychiatry residency at Maine Medical Center.

Areas of focus:
Depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, psychopharmacology, anxiety and substance use disorders.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 


Sarah Bemish, APRN

Sarah Bemish is a graduate of Rivier University in Nashua, New Hampshire and has been working in the field of mental health since 2007. She believes in a holistic treatment approach and in partnering with individuals to assist them to develop long term mental wellness.

Areas of focus:
mood and anxiety disorders

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester


Stephanie L. Bradley, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Stephanie Bradley is a graduate of Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Boston, MA. She holds a Masters of Science in Nursing with a specialization of Nursing Education from Walden University, Minneapolis, MN, as well as a Post-Masters Certificate as a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from the University of South Alabama, Mobile.

Areas of focus:
PTSD, schizophrenia, personality disorders, bipolar disorder, anxiety and depression

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester


Jodi Carner-Higgins, MS, CS, APRN

Jodi Carner-Higgins is a graduate of Mt. Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts, Emory University’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing in Atlanta, Georgia, and Boston University’s Graduate School of Nursing.  Jodi has over twenty years of experience in both inpatient and outpatient mental health.
Areas of focus: 
Attention deficit disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, mood/depressive disorders, and anxiety disorders for children and adolescents.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester


Melinda Chernev, MSN, APRN

Melinda Chernev is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, Oklahoma.  She holds a Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Nursing Administration from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque and a Master of Science in Nursing as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces.  Melinda’s prior experience includes providing psychiatric evaluation and treatment within New Mexico’s  correctional system and, after relocating to New Hampshire, she has worked in an outpatient setting in addition to the acute psychiatric unit at Elliot Hospital.

Areas of focus: 
Mood/depressive disorders and anxiety disorders for adults.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 


Carla V. Delcambre, APRN

Carla V. Delcambre holds a Master’s degree in Nursing, specializing as a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) and is a graduate of the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, Massachusetts, William James College in Newton, Massachusetts, and the University of Puerto Rico in Cayey, Puerto Rico.  She is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish fluently, and follows a holistic approach to ensure care for all parts of the patient.  Carla is committed to promoting and providing culturally sensitive services to create a safe, secure, and supportive environment for her patients.

Areas of focus:
Mood/depressive disorders, anxiety, ADHD, and trauma.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 


Faith Minard, APRN

Faith Minard is a psychiatric nurse practitioner and has worked in the greater Manchester area since 1983. She provides counseling and medication management to adults. She is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine and holds a Master of Science in Nursing from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.

Areas of focus: 
Women’s issues including emotional aspects of pregnancy, postpartum, depression/anxiety, infertility, pregnancy loss and adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 

 


Chris Nelson, MSN, APRN

Chris Nelson is a graduate of Portland State University in Portland, Oregon with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Neuroscience. He also holds a Master of Science in Nursing with an addictions focus from Seattle University in Seattle, WA. Prior to joining the Elliot he held positions at the Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester, the Hillsborough County Department of Corrections, and Easterseals New Hampshire. He has worked previously as a therapist and registered nurse on various inpatient psychiatric units in Oregon and Washington.

Areas of focus:
PTSD and trauma in adolescents and adults, borderline personality disorder, substance use disorders, autism spectrum disorders, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 

 


Jennifer Delorme, LICSW

Jennifer De Lorme, LICSW earned a Master of Social Work from Syracuse University. She has served children and families in New Hampshire for 20+ years in a variety of clinical and/or administrative roles. Jenn’s clinical approach is genuine, empathic, and goal oriented to meet your specific behavioral health care needs. She provides individual, couple, and family therapy to children and adults. Jenn has extensive training in the area of relationship based issues, trauma, attachment, adoption, and as needed, integrates Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Theraplay, and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy into her practice.

Areas of focus: 
Adjustment, anxiety, depressive, parenting challenging children, grief and various other stress related issues impacting children, adolescents, adults and families.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Mammoth Road

 


Amy Prince, LICSW

Amy Prince received her Master of Social Work from the University of New Hampshire and she brings more than seventeen years of experience working with individuals and their families in a variety of settings.  Prior to joining Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Amy held positions at the Division for Children, Youth and Families, including Assessment Worker and Intake Worker. She was also employed at Military Personnel Services Corporation where she worked with Military Families at the New Hampshire Army National Guard.  Amy most recently worked as a Social Worker at Elliot Hospital covering the Women, Infants and Children’s Units where she provided support, crisis intervention, and resource referral to patients and their families.

Areas of focus: 
Adjustment issues, anxiety, depression, trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, grief and loss, women’s issues and LGBT issues.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester
Elliot Behavioral Health Services at Raymond

 


Aimee Arsenian, LCMHC

Aimee Arsenian, LCMHC earned a Master of Mental Health Counseling and Art Therapy from Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She has served children and families in Massachusetts and New Hampshire in a variety of clinical roles. Her previous experiences include in-home therapy, outpatient therapy, court mandated therapy, and group therapy for adults and children. Aimee’s approach is an eclectic style of client-focused, empathetic, trauma informed care. She provides children and families psycho-education about mental and behavioral health while connecting people to the resources they need. Aimee has extensive training in Art Therapy, Positive Psychology, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and integrates expressive therapies when applicable.

Areas of focus:
Anxiety, depression, adjustment issues, trauma, ADHD, family systems, mood and thought disorders.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services at Mammoth Road

 


Erin Chamberlain, LCMHC

Erin Chamberlain, LCMHC graduated with a M.S. in Community Mental Health Counseling from Southern New Hampshire University and has served New Hampshire in community mental health treatment for the past 12 years. Prior to joining the Elliot, Erin held positions at Beacon Health Options, Seacoast Mental Health, Manchester Mental Health, and Community Partners as a therapist and advocate for improving the mental health system across the state of New Hampshire. Working across a variety of settings, such as inpatient, outpatient, group practice, and emergency services, Erin has developed a collaborative, kind, and straightforward clinical approach that centers client empowerment.

Areas of focus: 
treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder and other personality disorders, comorbid substance abuse and mental health treatment, self-harm, trauma, depression, and anxiety in adolescents and adults. Certified in Dialectical Behavior Therapy.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services, Manchester

 


Courtney Summers, LCMHC

Courtney Summers earned a Master of Science in Community Mental Health Counseling from Southern New Hampshire University prior to obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Developmental Psychology with Minor in Sociology and Anthropology from Plymouth State University.  Courtney’s past experiences include court-ordered therapy, foster care retainment and retention as well as outpatient therapy in various mental health agencies in New Hampshire.  She brings more than ten years of professional experience to Elliot Behavioral Health Services working with individuals and their families in a variety of inpatient and outpatient therapeutic settings.

Areas of focus: 
Adjustment, anxiety, depressive, and mood disorders, trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, grief and various other mental health issues with children, adolescents, adults and families.

Located at:
Elliot Behavioral Health Services at Londonderry
Elliot Behavioral Health Services at Windham