Rogers Behavioral Health

Medical Staff Directory

 

As one of the largest multi-specialty behavioral health practices in the U.S., our patients have a care team committed to their individual road to success.

Our team is backed by strong medical and clinical leadership in a private, non-academic setting. More than 75 board-certified psychiatrists and 40 psychologists, are part of a medical staff of nearly 150 who are specialists in mental health and addiction who work as a team and partner with a premier multidisciplinary group of behavioral specialists, nurses, therapists, and dietitians.

Fanisha Porter-Bempong, MD

Psychiatrist

Fanisha Porter-Bempong, MD, is a board-certified attending psychiatrist at Rogers Behavioral Health in Sandy Springs, Georgia where she works with children, adolescents, and adults in the intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization levels of care.

Dr. Porter-Bempong graduated from the University of South Florida, Tampa, with a Bachelor of Science in biomedical sciences. She received her medical degree from the Trinity School of Medicine, St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Dr. Porter- Bempong completed her general psychiatry residency at University of South Alabama, then completed her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship and forensic psychiatry fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Prior to joining Rogers, Dr. Porter-Bempong was an associate professor and site director at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia, where her responsibilities included supervising and teaching resident physicians and medical students in the outpatient psychiatry clinic, in addition to managing crises and complex issues, facilitating collaboration with community clinicians, and mentoring residents. Dr. Porter has also supervised and taught resident physicians in an inpatient setting. She has trained in multiple psychotherapeutic modalities such as acceptance commitment therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, and family therapy.

She is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Academy of Psychiatry and Law.

Staff Directory

Call 800-767-4411 or go to rogersbh.org to request a free screening.