At Innova Psychiatric Group, we strive to provide the most reliable and quality psychiatric services to children and adults. Meet our team…

Aditya Sharma, adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry

Aditya Sharma, M.D.

Specialties: Adult Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Sharma completed his residency and fellowship training at The University of Virginia. He is board certified in adult psychiatry, as well as child and adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Sharma served as Medical Director at FMRS Health Systems, Inc., a Community Mental Health Center, Chief of Psychiatry at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital and Medical Director of the Adult Behavioral Unit at Medical City McKinney. Dr. Sharma is currently the Medical Director for ECT and the Outpatient Program at Medical City McKinney Behavioral Health Unit.

Dr. Sharma’s interests include mood and anxiety disorders in adults, ADHD and disruptive behavior disorders. He strives to optimize academic performance in children who are lagging behind in their potential and innate ability due to a variety of causes, including school refusal. Dr. Sharma has a passion for helping abused and traumatized children reintegrate and readjust to social life and lead normal, productive lives. He has been an advocate for providing the best available treatment and resources for children with mental retardation and childhood developmental disorders, including autistic spectrum disorders.

Heather Schievelbein, adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry

Heather Schievelbein, MPAS, PA-C

Specialties: Children, Adolescents and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders, Mood Disorders and Anxiety Disorders

Heather is a Physician Assistant who is a graduate of the University of Nebraska with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology and The University of North Texas Health Science Center with a Master of Physician Assistant studies. Heather’s clinical experience includes working with children, adolescents and adults with attention deficit disorders, mood disorders and anxiety disorders. She is a member of the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants and is nationally certified as a Physician Assistant.

Stefani Alexander, adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry

Stefani Alexander, PA-C

Specialties: General Psychiatry, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry

Stefani is a graduate of Texas A&M with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology and The University of Texas Southwestern Allied Health Sciences Physician Assistant School. She has been a practicing Physician Assistant for over 22 years. Stefani has clinical experience working with children, adolescents and adults with attention deficit disorders, mood disorders and anxiety disorders. She is a member of the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants and is nationally certified as a Physician Assistant.

Jessica Bellows, adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry

Jessica Bellows, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Specialties: General Psychiatry, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry

Jessica is a native-born Texan who started her nursing career as an LVN in 2008 as a graduate from Kiamichi Tech in Durant, Oklahoma. She then obtained her RN in 2011 from Lamar State College Port Arthur, Texas and decided to then complete her post masters as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Wilkes University. She has clinical experience with children, adolescents, and adults with attention deficit disorders, mood disorders, and anxiety disorders. She is a member of the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Outside of work Jessica enjoys time with her family, pet and enjoys live music.

Desiree Holbert, adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry

Desiree Holbert, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Specialties: Adult Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Desiree Holbert comes from a military family. She began her college education at Abilene Christian University. After graduating with her bachelor’s degree in nursing, she continued her journey as a nurse for eleven years before pursuing her master’s degree at Walden University. Desiree is board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Due to her background, Desiree takes a comprehensive and individualized approach. She provides psychiatric services for children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients.

Outside of work, Desiree enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys.

brandon lucas, psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner

Brandon Lucas, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

I graduated from Jacksonville State University with my Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After working as a nurse for 8 years within mental health, I completed my Doctor of Nursing Practice in Psychiatric Mental Health at Texas Christian University, where I was also a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. While working as a nurse, I have worked with all ages through the lifespan. I am board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. I am a member of the Texas Nurse Practitioners, Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurses of Texas, and American Association of Nurse Practitioners.  My passion for mental health developed as a youth while volunteering at the local VA hospital in my community throughout high school and never faded. It is my pleasure to be able to help someone along their journey of seeking mental health care.

Desiree Holbert, adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry

Stephanie Leon, CPC – Practice Administrator

Stephanie Leon is the Practice Administrator of Innova Psychiatric Group. She has worked as a professional in the Medical Healthcare Industry for several years and is a graduate of California State University Long Beach, with a degree in Kinesiology.

Stephanie is a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) in the medical field and has worked professionally in both hospital environments and specialized practices.

Stephanie believes that every person in the practice is essential to the Team’s success and continues to bring “team values” to the practice. All members create the Whole Team!

Our staff strives to create a positive experience for every patient encounter.