Faculty

The Upstate Medical University Psychiatry Department encompasses:

  • 105 Psychologists
  • 136 Psychiatrists
  • 5 Social Workers
  • 3 Nurse Practitioners

Interns have contact with many of these professionals during the training year.
Psychology faculty most centrally involved with intern supervision are listed below.

Psychology Full-time Faculty


Roger P. Greenberg, PhD, ABMP Fellow and Diplomate American Board of Medical PsychotherapistsDistinguished Professor
Head, Division of Clinical Psychology
Director of Internship Training
2011 recipient of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC) Award for Excellence in Psychology Training
Ron Saletsky, PhD Chief Child Psychologist
Associate Professor Child Psychiatry and Pediatrics Coordinator of Child Psychology Internship Training
Psychologist, ENHANCE Foster Care Program
Wendy Gordon, PhD Clinical Professor
Director, Child Abuse Project and Juvenile Trauma Center
Michael Miller, PhD Assistant Professor
Clinical Psychologist, Co-Director of Student Counseling Services
Richard M. O'Neill, PhD, ABPP Diplomate in Clinical Psychology
Associate Professor
Coordinator, Adult Psychological Testing Service
Paula Trief, PhD Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine,
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development
Holly Vanderhoff , PhD Assistant Professor
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Co-Director of Student Counseling Services

Active Clinical/Voluntary, Adjunct Faculty


Kevin Antshel, PhD Clinical Associate Professor
Director, ADHD Program
Tammy Bartoszek, PsyD Clinical Assistant Professor
Dennis Bogin, PhD Clinical Professor
Anne Cangello, PsyD Clinical Assistant Professor
Dominic Carone, PhD Clinical Associate Professor
Aaron Gleason, PhD Clinical Instructor
Joseph Himmelsbach, PhD Clinical Associate Professor
Jay M. Land, PhD, ABPP, ABPH-CH Diplomate in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Hypnosis
Clinical Professor
Katherine Lewis PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Deborah Pollack, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Brian Rieger, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Angelina Rodner, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Robbi Saletsky, PhD Clinical Associate Professor
Deborah Spinks, PhD Clinical Instructor
Brett Steenbarger, PhD Clinical Associate Professor
Martha Viglietta, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor
Tanya Williamson, PhD Clinical Instructor