Dr. Melman is a psychiatrist in Seattle specializing in brain stimulation therapies for treatment-resistant depression. He received his MD degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, had 2 years of internal medicine residency at Virginia Mason Hospital and then completed his psychiatry residency and chief residency at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute.
Dr. Bess graduated with a B.A. in Chemistry from Swarthmore College. He attended the University of Michigan for medical school and psychiatry residency where he served as Inpatient Services Chief Resident. Dr. Bess subsequently joined the faculty of the University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry where he served as Medical Director of the Adult Inpatient Unit and Attending Physician on the Consultation-Liaison Service and the ECT Team. Dr. Bess has authored several papers and is co-author of the Manual of Inpatient Psychiatry.
Dr. Cardella is a psychiatrist in Seattle specializing in brain stimulation therapies (ECT and TMS) and pharmacotherapy for treatment-resistant mood disorders. He graduated with a B.A. in psychology and a B.A. in biology with specialization in neuroscience from the University of Chicago. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine.
Simon joined the SeattleNTC team in May of 2015. He graduated from the University of Washington with a BS in Psychology with future plans of attending graduate school. Simon has worked on research studying human color vision, and was a co-author on an abstract published in Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science.
Brooks joined SeattleNTC in January of 2016. He graduated from Northwest University with his BA in Psychology. He is currently pursuing his Masters in Counseling at the Seattle School of Theology and Psychology. Brooks likes to spend the rest of his time exploring the Northwest with his wife and golden retriever, cycling long-distance, and writing music with friends.
Corrina joined the SeattleNTC team in May 2016. She is a graduate of the University of Washington where she completed a pre-med curriculum and earned a BA in Spanish. Corrina has worked on a research project involving pediatric diabetes, volunteered in health clinics in Latin America and taught English to Spanish-speaking residents of a homeless shelter.