Our Leadership

Serving with unprecedented passion, care, and experience

Misty Cromartie, LCPC-S

Chief Executive Officer

Misty Cromartie Hammons is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with 13 years of experience in the mental health field.  Misty received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University and went on to pursue a Master of Arts in Psychology at the Catholic University of America.

Misty has experience conducting research with children and adolescents, providing psychiatric rehabilitation services, therapeutic staff support and providing individual and family therapy. Misty has worked with adults with substance abuse issues, foster care children, at-risk youth and juvenile offenders; as well as providing intensive outpatient group therapy and individual therapy. Misty is passionate about issues that young people face such as peer pressure, validation and self-esteem.

Marcia Hancock, LCSW-C

Chief Operating Officer

Marcia Hancock has over 11 years of experience working with children and adolescents in a multitude of settings, including schools; detention centers; and outpatient mental health centers.  Marcia has treated children with conduct disorder, attention deficit hyper activity disorder, anxiety disorder, schizoid affective disorder, learning disabilities, and mood disorders.

Marcia received her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from American University and Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Maryland School of Social Work.  Marcia is also a Licensed School Social Worker and a Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical.

Carrie E. Lewis , MD

Medical Director

Dr. Carrie Lewis is a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist specializing in the mental health treatment of children, adolescents and adults.

Dr. Carrie Lewis earned her Bachelors Degree in Art & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis.  She graduated with her Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She completed her Residency in Adult Psychiatry and Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at George Washington University and Children’s National Medical Center.

Dr. Lewis has extensive experience providing comprehensive psychiatric diagnostic evaluations, medication management, to her patients in various settings including hospitals, schools, outpatient mental health clinics, drug-treatment centers, and even tele-psychiatry in rural areas of Maryland. She is passionate about providing quality, evidence-based care and educating her patients and their families about mental illness, treatment options, and overall wellness. She serves as Medical Director at Innovative Therapeutic Services, where she works collaboratively with her team to provide exceptional, personalized mental health treatment.

Meagan Whitfield, LCPC

Clinical Director

Meagan Whitfield is the Clinical Director of Innovative Therapeutic Services, Corp. She received her B.S. from Bowie State University and her M.A. from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Washington, D.C. Ms. Whitfield conceptualizes from an Object Relations perspective and specializes in child and adolescent development.

She possesses a passion for working with clients with dual diagnosis and implementing level B assessments to compliment qualitative clinical skills. Ms. Whitfield has received extensive training in trauma therapy and is certified as a Level 1 Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. To demonstrate appreciation for her mentors, Ms. Whitfield welcomes an exchange of knowledge while working with clinical interns. She believes in the complimentary integration of mental health, faith-based modalities, and physiological well-being and frequently incorporates physical exercise into her individual and group sessions.

In addition to therapy, Meagan regularly practices and teaches Zumba and yoga; she is certified as Y12SR space holder.

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At Innovative Therapeutic Services we strive to provide the best mental health services by recognizing the unique qualities of each individual and focusing on their attributes within.
Innovative Therapeutic Services is MBE Certified

Laurel Location

14440 Cherry Lane Court
Suite 208
Laurel, MD 20707

Phone: +1 301-604-1458
Fax: +1 301-604-1459

Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Thurs. 9am. - 8pm.
Friday 9am.-7pm.
Saturday 9am.-12pm.
Sunday Closed

Hagerstown Location

44 N Potomac Street
Suite 103
Hagerstown, MD 21740

Phone: +1 301-393-3949
Fax: +1 301-745-3482

Hours of Operation:
Mon.-Fri. 9am. - 6pm.
Saturday by Appt. Only
Sunday Closed

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No one will be denied access due to inability to pay. There is a discounted/sliding fee schedule available.