Empowering Care for Patients
Compassion Mental Health Services (CMHS) of Pennsylvania is a comprehensive, community and faith-based private practice located in Lawrence County, PA, that provides a full range of behavioral health services for children, adolescents, adults, and families.
The Team Behind Compassion
Compassion’s Team of health professionals and supporting staff are dedicated to creating a comfortable and healthy atmosphere for its valued patients while they navigate through their mental health recovery. What makes Compassion unique is the trusted relationship between doctors, trusted employees, and the patients we work tirelessly to treat through both trusted and breakthrough techniques.
Santiago Almanzar, M.D., FAPA
Dr. Almanzar is the founder and CEO of Compassion Mental Health Services. He has a strong commitment to the treatment and recovery of those affected by intense mental health disorders and aims to provide superior care to each patient.
Raquel Diaz Guerrero, M.D.
Dr. Diaz-Guerrero is a trusted, board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist, specializing in the treatment of children’s behavioral and mental health disorders.
Sandra Piuri, LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor
Sandra Piuri is a knowledgeable counselor with 15 years of experience helping children, adults, and families through action-based therapy practices and a personalized care approach. Her areas of expertise include Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, OCD, and Trauma Informed Care.
Compassion’s Supporting Staff
Compassion’s supporting staff brings a kind, friendly, and caring atmosphere to work each day. They each share the goal of communicating well with patients and providing them with the best care possible. Professionalism, communication, and quality health care are our strengths. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.
Teresa Henderson, RHIT
Active Office Manager
Neva Mertz, LPN