ABH Maryland

About Us

About Us

Our Practice

Our team of highly experienced Psychiatrists, Nurse Practitioners, licensed clinicians, and therapeutic mentors provide a comprehensive approach to mental health treatment. Our services include psychiatric treatment and medication management. We offer other alternatives such as onsite, offsite, telehealth, community, and in school therapy.

ABH Culture


Serve the community’s complex mental health needs regardless of race, gender, age, religion, sexual identity, and disability. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion drives us to do our best daily.


Provide mental health services to help minimize obstacles and maximize recovery for the promotion of overall well-being of diverse individuals and communities.

ABH Values

  • Integrity – Act in the best interest of clients and our company, question actions that are inconsistent with our values, and treat others with dignity and respect without regard for their standing or whether you disagree with their viewpoint.
  • Diversity & Inclusiveness – Foster an environment of inclusivity that celebrates differences, seeks continuous feedback, and promotes overall well-being for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellence – Strive for continuous improvement, challenge the process, seek opportunities for growth, and demonstrate excellent clinical services.
  • Innovation – Continuously improve the quality and value of our psychiatric services by developing innovative, evidence-based programs and best practice techniques.
  • Collaboration – Work with humility, grace, and enthusiasm while partnering with colleagues and community partners to enhance the continuum of behavioral health services.

Our Executive Team

Dr. Vera Kurdian
Dr. Vera KurdianCEO
Steve Green
    Steve GreenCo-Founder
    Karen Ropp
      Karen RoppCo-Founder
      Dr. Lesly Baugh
        Dr. Lesly BaughMedical Director
        Shannon Hodgins
          Shannon HodginsSite Director in Carroll and Baltimore County
          Wendy Grier
            Wendy GrierCommunity Schools Director in Prince George's County
            Susan Ganley
              Susan GanleyComptroller
              Christina McDermott
                Christina McDermottHuman Resources Manager
                Sara Havrilla
                  Sara HavrillaPractice Administrator Leader in Frederick County
                  Amanda Pinchot
                    Amanda PinchotSite Director in Frederick County
                    Heather Conversano
                      Heather ConversanoRehab Specialist in Frederick County
                      Jacquetta Richardson
                        Jacquetta RichardsonRehab Specialist in Baltimore County
                        Teresa Martucci
                          Teresa MartucciRehab Specialist in Montgomery County
                          Gretchen Williams
                            Gretchen WilliamsSite Director in Prince George's County

                            Our Partners

                            Frederick Public Schools
                            Frederick Public Schools
                            TEAM BCPS
                            Maryland DOJS
                            Grand Canyon
                            McDaniel College
                            UM Baltimore
                            Walden University