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Vinod K. Patwa, M.D.
Dr. Patwa has been in private practice in the Dayton area for 30 years.  He graduated from the Mahatma Gandhi Medical College, India, in 1968.  He studied psychiatry in England and earned a Diploma in Psychological Medicine and is a Member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.  Upon arriving in the United States, he completed his residency at State University of New York, followed by a Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.  Dr. Patwa is licensed to practice medicine in the states of Ohio, California, and Florida.  In addition to his outpatient practice, Dr. Patwa also treats patients at Grandview Hospital, Kindred Hospital, Dayton Rehabilitation Institute and the Medical Center at Elizabeth Place.  He also had courtesy privileges at Miami Valley Hospital and Kettering Hospital. 

LaDonna J. Ross, RN, CNS
LaDonna began her nursing career at St. Elizabeth Hospital in 1979 after graduating from Sinclair Community College.  She spent 20 years as a registered nurse on the psychiatric unit and in home care, earning her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in 1993 from Andrews University.  In 1999, she graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Master of Science in Nursing and is licensed in Ohio as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Psychiatry.  LaDonna is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as both a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Psychiatric Nursing and Clinical Nursing Specialist in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Nursing.

Mary Honnert-Gorman, M.A., L.S.W.
Mary is a Licensed Social Worker in the State of Ohio.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Dayton.  Before joining Dr. Patwa, Mary was a Psychiatric Social Worker at St. Elizabeth Hospital as well as Emergency Department Social Worker.  She has also worked for Eastway Corporation in the Personal Growth Center and the Crisis Center.  Mary’s areas of specialization are: Crisis Consultation, Domestic Violence, Psychosocial Assessment, Individual Therapy, Marriage and Family Counseling, Geriatrics, and Community Resources.  

Marlene A. “Mimi” Sorah, M.S., P.C.C.
Mimi is licensed as a Professional Clinical Counselor and holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling from Wright State University.  She has many years experience in the behavioral health field, and is an Adjunct Instructor at Sinclair Community College.  Mimi is especially interested in women’s issues and assertive communication.  She has an excellent understanding of psychopharmacology and provides individual counseling for adults and adolescents, as well as couples counseling.  

Donna Fedorocsko, M.S., P.C.
Donna earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Dayton.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a minor in Sociology.  She holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling.  Donna worked with adult SMD patients at a community mental health center prior to joining Dr. Patwa as a therapist.  She employs an eclectic approach to therapy with an emphasis on cognitive-behavioral therapy and a healthy lifestyle.  Donna’s experience also includes working in the telecommunications industry in a technical capacity, as a trainer, and with the Deaf in the Ohio Relay Service.  

Heidi Spiegel, M.S.W., L.I.S.W
Heidi obtained her Master of Social Work degree from George Williams College of Aurora University.  She is licensed in the state of Ohio as an Independent Social Worker.  Her experience includes working with: People with HIV/AIDS, Homeless People, Police Social Work, Adult Inpatient Psychiatric, Adults with Dementia, and High-Risk Children/Adolescents and their Families.  Heidi most recently has worked with adults in both individual and couples settings, Additional training includes: Self-Help Group Leadership, Child Assault Prevention (CAP), and DuPage Women Against Rape (DWAR).  Heidi is a member of the National Association of Social Workers.  She does not adhere to one specific modality of treatment as she believes in a comprehensive approach that addresses the many aspects of an individual