AS OF 3/23/20 ALL PSYCHIATRY SERVICES WILL BE OFFERED USING TELEHEALTH.
Erica Borman, D.O., Medical Director
Practice Location: Rittenhouse Square
Dr. Borman is a board certified psychiatrist. She has experience in a wide array of mental health issues including mood disorders, psychotic disorders, anxiety disorders, substance abuse, eating disorders, dissociative disorders and ADHD. In addition to her general practice, she also has a special interest in women's mental health including postpartum depression and fertility issues. She treats patients ages 18 and older.
Erica graduated from Cornell University with a BA in Biology and Society. After completing medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of the NJ School of Osteopathic Medicine, she then trained for two years in Obstetrics and Gynecology before completing a psychiatry residency at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine.
As an osteopathic psychiatrist, Dr. Borman comes from a form of medicine founded on the philosophy that all body systems are interrelated and dependent upon one another for good health; that the person is a combination of mind, body and spirit; and that we should focus on treating the whole patient, rather than just the disease.
As our Medical Director, Erica insures that cutting edge knowledge and a holistic perspective are part of our insurance based practice.
Dara Abraham, D.O.
Practice Location: Wynnewood
Dr. Dara Abraham is a board certified psychiatrist. She graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, completed her psychiatry residency at Rowan University in New Jersey and received post graduate psychodynamic therapy training at the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia. Dara provides individualized treatment by utilizing a collaborative and empathic approach.
As an osteopathic physician Dara believes that the best results are achieved by treating the whole person rather then focusing on symptom control. Her goal is to get to know the patient in order to understand his or her unique struggles to decide if medication management is appropriate. She is an expert in pharmacotherapy for a wide range of emotional difficulties including depression, bipolar disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, OCD, PTSD, adjustment disorders and eating disorders. She treats patients 18 and older.
Elizabeth Recktenwald, PMHNP-BC
Elizabeth Recktenwald, PMHNP-BC, is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and has spent nearly a decade treating adults in the mental health field. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania in 2011, and compled her clinical work at the Philadelphia Veteran’s Hospital where she specialized in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and family therapy.
Elizabeth began her career in various community health and mental health settings, providing care in the greater Philadelphia area for six years. She then spent two years working in Los Angeles, where she gained experience treating a diverse population in both inpatient and outpatient services for a wide range of mental health disorders.
She enjoys working with adults, and aims to balance medication management with psychotherapy when treating her patients. In addition to her general practice, Elizabeth’s expertise is in mood disorders, substance abuse, and PTSD. She is excited to be back home in Philadelphia. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, traveling and is a huge football fan.