Our goal is to make each of your experiences with Potomac Psychiatry positive, productive and professional. When you visit, call, or message us, you become our number one priority. Contact us to discuss your needs, and if you decide to move ahead we will facilitate scheduling your first appointment. Our office staff is at your service, and look forward to providing you the best care possible.
Terry D. Vinston, Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer for Potomac Psychiatry, Terry is responsible for continuously improving a number of aspects of patient care to improve levels of patient satisfaction, and for creating and implementing traditional and Web-based marketing initiatives. Terry also oversees all of the daily operations for the practice and aspires to keep company morale at its highest possible level. Terry works to enhance the relationship with outside referral sources and also maintains the practice’s online presence. Terry grew up in Potomac, MD and went on to attend The Pennsylvania State University where he received his undergraduate degree in Labor studies and Employment Relations while also completing minors in Business and Psychology. Terry enjoys developing new marketing concepts and operational procedures for Potomac Psychiatry to provide exceptional levels of patient satisfaction. In his free time, Terry enjoys spending time with his family and traveling.
Ashley Henderson, Office Manager & Forensic Specialist
Ashley is passionate about enhancing the patient experience. Her customer service expertise and outgoing personality combine to make her proficient and positive. Ashley has a strong desire to help others and her encouraging attitude is valued by our patients and all of her colleagues here at Potomac Psychiatry. She challenges herself to understand and effectively communicate all patient requests in order to improve patient care. Ashley is currently studying biology and life sciences at Montgomery College with plans to continue her career in the medical field after graduation. During her free time, Ashley enjoys yoga, studying Japanese, traveling, and drawing.
Jacqueline Clauser, Assessment and Diagnostic Specialist
As an individual who has a background in public health, Jackie is dedicated to assisting patients in getting the best possible patient care. In her role as assessment and diagnostic specialist, not only does she strive to form positive relationships with patients, but also looks to educate patients with all diagnostic and assessment related information that is incorporated with the practice. She grew up in Mount Airy Maryland and attended the University of Maryland, College Park where she received a Bachelors in science for Kinesiology and a minor in General Business. Jackie is also bilingual in Spanish, as her maternal family is from and resides in El Salvador, where she goes to visit whenever possible. During her free time, Jackie enjoys traveling, playing ukulele, singing, as well as playing soccer and instructing swim lessons to children of all ages!
Dana Schwartz, Patient Experience Representative
Dana is passionate about working with patients to ensure they receive the best quality of care. Her understanding of HIPAA and experience in different medical settings allow her to serve patients with empathy and professionalism. Dana has always considered herself to be a helper and looks forward to continuing to grow at Potomac Psychiatry by going above and beyond to advocate for patients’ needs. In particular, she enjoys working with new patients to understand their challenges and match them with the most fitting provider, as well as coordinating care with other medical professionals to be a helpful resource throughout their time with our practice. Dana is excited to continue to learn and grow as she moves into new roles and responsibilities, such as assisting with forensic duties. Dana grew up in Montgomery County and enjoys being able to serve her community. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland where she received a Bachelor’s of Science in Family Science with a minor in Leadership Studies. She then went on to gain further experience pursuing post-graduate studies in mental health and employment in medical offices. In her free time, Dana enjoys traveling and spending time with her two dogs.