About Us: New Hampshire Professional Team

About Us: New Hampshire Professional Team

2000 years of collective experience and growing...

About Us: New Hampshire Professional Team

Amanda Goza, PhD – Clinical Director

Dr. Goza joined Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation Center with over decade of clinical leadership and management experience. Dr. Goza received her doctorate in clinical Psychology from the APA accredited program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), and completed her APA accredited internship and fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University’s Medical College of Virginia Hospital’s Treatment Center for Children. She served has served as a director of behavior therapy and program support and staff psychologist at large programs in Abilene, TX, and most recently as Director of Psychology and Clinical Services Development for Northern Virginia Mental Health Institute before joining Lakeview. Dr. Goza has treated, trained and published in the areas of childhood anxiety and depression, developmental disabilities, autism, self-injury, assessment, best practices and integrating behavioral and psychopharmacological treatments.

David Armstrong, RN - Director of Facility Operations

David Armstrong graduated from Perth College of Nursing (Scotland) in 1978. His 15 years of clinical psychiatric nursing included 4 years in a forensic unit. Since coming to America in 1988, Mr. Armstrong has worked for Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation Center. He held the positions of Case Manager, Program Director and Director of Quality Assurance prior to assuming the role of Administrator in 2005. Mr. Armstrong has presented at Brain Injury Conferences at state and national level and has facilitated Brain Injury education for nurses in training. He is best known for his “Positive Practice” training, which has been adopted as part of service delivery philosophy in schools, rehabilitation centers and homes. He is passionate about staff education, with special focus on developing and maintaining therapeutic relationships with persons served.

Dennis Badman, MD, FAAFP - Primary Care Medical Director

Dennis S. Badman, MD, FAAFP joined Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation Center as Primary Care Physician in August, 2004. Dr. Badman is Board Certified in Family Practice. He has been active in the nearby community at Wakefield Family Medicine since 1993, and has been serving as a staff physician at Huggins Hospital in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire since 1993. Huggins Hospital is the closest emergency care hospital to Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation Center, and it has been a great benefit to have Dr. Badman provide continuity of care and foster greater understanding of our Lakeview’s program participants and our mission. Dr. Badman is a graduate of the University of Washington School of Medicine in 1985. Dr. Badman has the distinction of being one of the few physicians certified as a medical examiner for FAA. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Practice.

Robert ‘Francis’ Berks, ARNP – Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Francis Berks, ARNP, has dual degrees in Nursing and Music and worked at New England Rehabilitation Hospital in Portland, ME. After graduation with a BSN he continued to work as a Registered Nurse attending to the needs of patients recovering from neurological injuries or major surgery. He received certification as a Rehabilitation Registered Nurse and continued to work full time while completing his Master’s degree in Nursing, becoming an Adult Nurse Practitioner in 1997, at which time he helped Lakeview develop a Clinical Coordinator role utilizing the flexible skills of the NP training to serve in a variety of areas, including development of policy and procedure, primary care assessment and treatment, and management of Employee Health. After a few years he stepped into the position of Director of Health Services where he managed the Nursing Department and worked closely with Lakeview’s medical specialists to ensure coordinated prescribing. An increasing interest in psychopharmacology led to a return to the University of Southern Maine where he did post-graduate work and received a certification as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. He stepped down as Lakeview Director of Nursing in order to take a psychiatric position at St Mary’s Hospital in Lewiston, ME while continuing his relationship as psychiatric nurse practitioner with Lakeview .

Susan Bartlett, LCSW, CRC - Director of Admissions

Ms. Bartlett, a long-time Lakeview employee, oversees community outreach, admissions, program development, and contracting. Ms. Bartlett has extensive experience in brain injury rehabilitation working with various facilities in New England and Northern California. Ms. Bartlett is an experienced case manager for occupational health and vocational rehabilitation. She serves as the liaison to the Case Mangagement Society of America’s Public Policy Committee for the Case Management Society of New England. She is also the Chairperson for the Cumberland and York Counties Branch of Maine’s National Association of Social Workers Chapter. Ms. Bartlett serves on the Board for the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists. She is an Advisory Group member of the Traumatic Brain Injury Resource Optimization Center (TBI-ROC).She has a Masters Degree in Social Welfare Organization, Planning and Administration from the University of California at Berkeley and is both a licensed clinical social worker and a certified rehabilitation counselor. Ms. Bartlett presents in the areas of Advocacy, Outcome Measurement, Funding for Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Service Plan Development, and Discharge Planning for Individuals with Severe Neurological Impairments..

Michael P. Mozzoni , PhD, BCBA, CBIST - Intrim Adult Program Director

Dr. Mozzoni is the Director of Behavioral Services and Training for Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation Center in Effingham, NH. He is a board certified behavior analyst and certified brain injury specialist clinical trainer who has worked with people with brain injuries since 1985. He holds a PhD in applied behavior analysis from Florida State University and a Master’s in experimental psychology from Harvard University. He serves as treasurer for both the ACRM (American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine) Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group and AACBIS (American Academy for the Certification of Brain Injury Specialists). Dr. Mozzoni is a member of the National Advisory Board for the Sarah Jane Brain Project and serves as a member of the editorial board of Behavioral Interventions. He has numerous publications and presentations in the areas of: Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Employee Turnover, Behavior Management and Skill Acquisition.

Lorene Zammuto, BSN, RN, Director of Nursing

Lorene Zammuto joined Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation in 2012 as the Director of Nursing for the Effingham location. Lorene received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Grand Canyon University in Arizona. She has emergency, medical/surgical, transitional care, administrative, Long-term care, and obstetrical nursing experience. She has also worked as a clinical nurse educator. She is the acting Home Health Administrator for Lakeview’s rehab at Home program and oversees pharmacy services.

Lorene is a member of the American Nurses Association (ANA) as well as the New Hampshire chapter of the ANA. She is also the acting 2014 Nurse Planner for the Alaska Brain Injury Conference.

Dr. Philip Savia- Neurology

Dr. Philip Savia works for Lakes Region General Hospital (LRGH) in Laconia. As part of Lakeview’s growing partnership with LRGH he will be coming to Effingham site twice a month to provide neurology services. Dr. Savia has been with the Laconia Clinic since 2009. Prior to joining the Clinic, Dr. Savia spent 20 years as the Medical Director of the Salt Lake Headache Clinic in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology; United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties – Headache Medicine. He is a graduate of St. Georges University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies. He did his residency at University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT with a specialty in Headache Medicine, Neurology (Pediatric and Adult), and Neurology.