Cedar Point Health believes in a whole health perspective. Mental health overlaps with physical well being. Often times, part of battling a chronic or acute illness is addressing any underlying behavioral health issue. Minor or major depression is common and shouldn’t be something you are ashamed of. Anxiety is common in our troubled world. We can provide you anonymous short or long term support for these and many other issues in a comfortable setting; your primary care office.
Catherine Anderson, LCSW
Catherine is a licensed clinical social worker who has practiced as a psychotherapist for the past twenty
years. Catherine received her Bachelor of Science from VA Tech and her Master of Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University.She relocated from Pennsylvania several years ago and has worked with adults of all ages in both outpatient and inpatient psychiatric settings. She utilizes Acceptance and Commitment Therapy that
helps individuals cope with greater self-compassion and mindfulness. She has experience working with a
wide range of mental health disorders and utilizes an integrated approach to help clients achieve the
changes they are seeking. Areas of expertise and interest include health and wellness, anxiety,
depression, bipolar disorder, addiction, relationship issues, and trauma.
Nicolas Taylor, Ph.D CAS
Dr. Taylor is a licensed psychologist and certified addictions counselor. He has practiced for twenty-five years here in Montrose and in Delta. He has made a difference in the lives of countless members of our community and has experience treating depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, schizophrenia and bipolar mood disorder. As a certified addictions specialist (CAS) he also has extensive experience treating alcoholism, drug use and other addictive behaviors. He practices Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and is a certified solution-focused practitioner. Make an appointment with Dr. Taylor today to begin discovering solutions to your problems and a pathway to feeling, being and doing better.
Allison Hersh, PsyD
Dr. Allison Hersh is a Clinical Psychologist with a broad array of experience and expertise. She helps people recover from depression, anxiety, irritability and anger, PTSD, and insomnia using strategies like cognitive-behavioral, acceptance and commitment, and dialectical behavior therapies. Dr. Hersh looks forward to helping you move toward your goals!
Alyssa Jennings, PMHNP
Alyssa grew up in the four corners area of Colorado. She started her nursing career by obtaining her LPN from Community College of Denver. While going to school at the University of Phoenix for her RN licensure, Alyssa worked for 6 years in a locked inpatient eating disorder facility. In 2017, Alyssa continued her education and received her MSN in Public Health Nursing and Case Management. After receiving her masters degree, she took a position at the Montrose VA community outpatient clinic working with veterans in primary care. While there, it sparked her desire to return to psychiatric nursing. She returned to school in 2021 for her post-graduate certificate from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. Alyssa is now board certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. She offers expertise in mental health diagnosis and medication management for various conditions. Alyssa believes in a collaborative approach to care. She will work closely with your medical provider and/or therapist to ensure you receive the safest and most comprehensive care to optimize your physical and mental wellness.