TCMH embraces the belief that mental health is a vital component of each of our lives and just as important as our physical health.
In an effort to address the serious shortage and availability of expert psychiatric care in the Leominster, MA area, Tak Medical Group, PC has partnered with HealthAlliance Hospital to bring a psychiatrist in to serve the local community.
Meet our care team:
Ramteen Rezai, MD
Dr Rezai is a board-certified general psychiatrist. He completed his residency training at New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, as well, as a two-year certification course in psychodynamic psychotherapy at New York Medical College Psychoanalytic Institute. He provides comprehensive, high-quality outpatient mental health services to a broad range of individuals and their families.
At TAK Center for Mental Health, Dr. Rezai treats patients with a variety of psychiatric disorders including, but not limited to, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, ADHD and sleep disorders. He offers a compassionate, collaborative and multi-faceted treatment approach to patient healing, leading to a better and long-lasting quality of life.
Deborah Parsons, Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Debbie is a Mental Health Counselor who is licensed with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the state of New Hampshire. Debbie has worked with individuals, couples and families of all ages and with many mental health challenges, including Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorders, OCD, Trauma, Mood Disorders and others as well as various life challenges including relationship issues, stress, women’s issues, gender identity issues, coping skills and more. She now meets with adolescents and adults for individual and couples therapy.
Debbie offers a welcoming, gentle and laid-back approach that is holistic, creative and collaborative. Her goal is to work on understanding you and your challenges and finding practical solutions that work specifically for you using a variety of therapeutic methods, including CBT, DBT, Trauma informed therapy, mindfulness, EFT, bibliotherapy, talk therapy and others.
Debbie earned her degree from Rivier University, Nashua, NH. She completed her internship at Keene State College and has been working in the field since 2013. Debbie is an animal lover, who enjoys time in nature, being creative and spending time with family and friends.
Kathleen Dalton, DNP, PMHNP-BC, RN
Kathleen is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. She earned her AS in Nursing from Atlantic Union College in 2008, and BS in Nursing from Chamberlain University College of Nursing in 2010. She received her Doctorate Degree in Nursing Practice with a psychiatric mental health focus from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2020. She is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Her experience includes over a decade of psychiatric mental health nursing practice in both inpatient and community-based settings working with adolescents, young adults, adults, and older adults. She completed her training at TAK Center for Mental Health, as well as Heywood Hospital and TaraVista Behavioral Health Center.
As a long-standing member of the local community, Kathleen is happy to help meet the mental healthcare needs and to enhance wellness in the community. She loves to spend time with her husband and two young sons; she enjoys walking, exploring new areas, and watching movies in her free time.
Meagan Dembitzky, MSN, PMHNP-BC, APRN
Meagan Dembitzky is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner at TAK Center for Mental Health who partners closely with Dr. Ramteen Rezai. She graduated from Regis College in Weston, MA where she earned both her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science Degree in Nursing.
Meagan is specialized in Psychiatric Medication Management. She treats patients across the lifespan.
She enjoys hiking and spending time with family.
Allison McLeod, MSN, PMHNP-BC, APRN
Allison (Alice) McLeod is board certified as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and her Master of Science in Nursing at Yale School of Nursing. Her research areas included mindfulness, resiliency, complex trauma, and adolescent identity development in the context of mental health treatment. Alice utilizes the empowerment model and practices patient-centered care.
Alice joined TAK Center for Mental Health in March of 2020 and specializes in PTSD symptoms and treatment as well as the treatment of adolescents. She works under the supervision of, and collaboration with Dr. Ramteen Rezai.
In her free time, she enjoys creating art, going to the beach, and spending time with her family- especially the four-legged ones.
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