Providing psychiatric services throughout South Carolina

Hours : Flexible schedule, varies by provider.
  Contact : 843-792-9396


Tonia M. Cassaday, MSW, LISW-CP

Tonia M. Cassaday, MSW, LISW-CP is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine. She is a licensed clinical social worker with over twenty years of experience in the field. In 2004, she received a Master in Social Work degree from East Carolina University School of Social Work. She became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in North Carolina in 2009 and a Licensed Independent Social Worker-Clinical Practice in South Carolina in 2013.

Ms. Cassaday is highly qualified with experience as a psychiatric crisis unit director, an outpatient therapist, an intensive in-home therapist/clinical supervisor, and a regional/statewide director in the areas of social services and family engagement. Her competencies include general psychiatry, reproductive psychiatry, substance use, grief and loss, domestic violence, crisis intervention, and trauma. Ms. Cassaday has extensive experience in the areas of child welfare, adoption, and parenting. Ms. Cassaday enjoys training and is a certified instructor in many areas of the field.

Patricia A. Felker, LISW-CP

Pat Felker is a therapist at MUSC’s Institute of Psychiatry in the outpatient clinic. Pat enjoys working with children (10-12 years old), teenagers and adults. The vast majority of her experience includes working with teenage issues, trauma, anger management, domestic violence, grief and loss and depression/anxiety issues.

Hilary J. Bernstein, DHA

Dr. Hilary Bernstein works primarily with patients with mood and anxiety disorders and/or other significant stressful life events such as problems in relationships, grief or loss.

Jeni Bowers Palmer, M.Ed., LPC, CEAP

Jeni Bowers Palmer has provided counseling services to adolescents, adults, couples, families and groups and has worked in a variety of clinical settings specializing in addictions, codependency, co-occurring disorders, eating disorders, relationship issues, stress management and occupational problems.