West Virginia Regional Council of The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

The West Virginia Regional Council of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry consists of Psychiatrists and Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists throughout West Virginia. Members of our organization are interested in support of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, advocacy of policies and services for children with mental health, behavioral, and developmental disorders, and education and treatment of families and children throughout the state of West Virginia and local areas.

Events

Upcoming Events

AACAP's 2019 Legislative Conference and Assembly Meeting

AACAP's 2019 Legislative Conference and Assembly Meeting will take place in Washington, DC, from May 2-4, 2019. Visit the following link for additional information on both events to advocate for children's mental health.

AACAP's 66th Annual Meeting

AACAP's 66th Annual Meeting will be held in Chicago, Illinois from October 14th through 19th, 2019. Details can be found at the following link.

The first annual West Virginia Regional Council of AACAP Conference

Was held on March 30th, 2019. Save the date of April 18th, 2020 for the second annual conference at Stonewall Resort.

Meet Our Team

Jill Bradshaw, M.D.

Alliance Behavioral Care, PLLC

Primary Practice Location: Wheeling Clinic
58 16 th Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 243-8437

Christi Lee Cooper-Lehki, D.O.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Nevine Estaphan, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Toni B. Goodykoontz, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Samira Khan, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Kari B. Law, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Kristina Bryant-Melvin, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: Marshall Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
1115 20th Street, Suite 205
Huntington, WV 25703
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 691-1500
https://marshallhealth.org/services/psychiatry/

Kalpana Mirayala, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: Marshall Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
1115 20th Street, Suite 205
Huntington, WV 25703
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 691-1500
https://marshallhealth.org/services/psychiatry/

Taniya Pradhan, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Kirk Alexander Ramsey, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Mark Scott, D.O.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Bridget Skidmore, M.D.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Ralph Smith, Jr., M.D.

Consultation and Forensic Cases only

Primary Practice Location: 1215 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV 25301
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 344-0349

Lauren Swager, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Anuhya Vallabhaneni, M.D.

Primary Practice Location: West Virginia University
Chestnut Ridge Center
930 Chestnut Ridge Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
Primary Practice Phone Number: (304) 598-4214
https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/bmed/

Nihit Gupta, M.D.

Primary Practice Location:
Ohio Valley Medical Center
2000 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
Primary Practice Phone Number: 304-234-0123

Officers

Lauren Swager, M.D

President

Kristina Melvin, M.D.

President-Elect

Kari B. Law, MD

Secretary/Treasurer

Kalpana Miriyala, M.D.

Membership Chair

Benjamin Hines, M.D.

ECP

Bridget Skidmore, M.D.

Delegate

Kevin Junkins, M.D.

Alternate Delegate

Jill Bradshaw, M.D.

Past President & Advocacy Liason

Stephen Deci, M.D

Resident

Erika Maynard, M.D.

Resident

Become a member

To become a member of WVAACAP, one must join both AACAP and WVAACAP. We focus on providing child and adolescent psychiatrists the resources they need in order to promote mentally healthy children, adolescents, and families. By joining, you will become part of a member community comprised of over 8,700 child and adolescent psychiatrists from the United States and abroad.
 
The application form is a dual application that allows applicants to apply simultaneously to both organizations. No need to fill out two applications. To access the membership application, click on one of the following:

 

General Membership

Resident Membership

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