ARTIN TERHAKOPIAN, MD
Dr. Terhakopian is a board-certified psychiatrist. He earned his M.D. in 2002 through the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS), the only military medical school in the United States. He completed a broad-based medical internship and psychiatry residency training at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He treated hundreds of soldiers and their families affected by the trauma of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars. Dr. Terhakopian then earned his Master of Public Health degree (M.P.H.) back at USUHS and completed a fellowship in Disaster and Trauma Psychiatry in 2008.
Many thousands of patient encounters have honed Dr. Terhakopian's skills in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of depression, anxiety, alcohol/substance use disorders, and particularly Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Because of his training in medicine in addition to the social and psychological sciences, Dr. Terhakopian is able to assess for medical conditions which can and, in many cases, do contribute to mental health problems. This type of comprehensive evaluation significantly improves the odds of treatment success and improved functioning.
As a former Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) of the US Army, including combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, Dr. Terhakopian is a perpetual student of the Army values. You can count on an honest and caring relationship once you begin treatment with Dr. Terhakopian as your psychiatrist.
ASHTYN BERNING, MA, LPCC
Ashtyn is the Associate and Administrative Officer for Dr. Artin Terhakopian and AT Psychiatry, PLLC. She is the point of contact for all business and patient communication related to AT Psychiatry, PLLC. Ashtyn values professionalism, respectability, kindness and empathy, timeliness, and accountability within her work at AT Psychiatry, PLLC.
Ashtyn earned her Bachelor's in Psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2018. Ashtyn is currently enrolled as a graduate student at UCCS where she is working toward earning her Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, with an Addictions Emphasis, as well as earning her LPCC upon her graduation. When she is not working at AT Psychiatry, PLLC, she is an interning counselor at Behavioral Health Consultants, Inc. Ashtyn has two years of prior experience working in the mental health field, and over 8 years experience in customer service.
RACHEL CORRIEA, B.S
Rachel is the Office/Medical Assistant at AT Psychiatry, PLLC. She is another point of contact for all business and patient communication related to AT Psychiatry.
Rachel is currently enrolled at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs working towards earning her Masters in Clinical Mental Health and Counseling.