About Buffalo Psych
Buffalo Psych is a free, non-profit, and easy-to-use resource designed to help residents of Buffalo and Erie county connect with local mental health services. By creating a straight-forward database, we hope people never feel like there is a barrier between them and services that can connect them to the help they deserve.
Meet the Team
Patrick is a fourth year medical student with an interest in psychiatry. After rotating with Buffalo ECMC and Niagara Falls Memorial psychiatric units, he realized that many patients in need of specialized services were unaware of what was available to them. To better connect residents of the Buffalo area to life-changing psychiatric care, he developed Buffalo Psych as a one-stop-shop for specialized psychiatric resources.
Nancy is an online marketer with special expertise in medical marketing. With a strong background in writing, Nancy developed her skills in web design, SEO, and management to effectively handle projects like Buffalo Psych and others through her brand, Novel Insight. She has a special interest in psychology, community support, and working with underserved communities, making Buffalo Psych a project that is near to her heart.
Dina Fisher RN, has been working in the mental health field for over 30 years as a nurse counselor and is finishing up her Masters degree as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in December 2018. She has been a volunteer for South Buffalo Walk for Hope and has worked on the Zero Suicide Initiative instituted by the Office of Mental Health. She specializes in Early Episode Psychosis as well as working in a community mental health clinic. She moved to Buffalo in 2005, and is married with 6 children.