Hartford Hospital Hub Team Bios
Sudeshna Basu, M.D., Hub Team Medical Director -pending bio
Paul Weigle, M.D., Team Psychiatrist
Dr. Weigle is a child & adolescent psychiatrist and the president of the medical staff at Natchaug Hospital. He received his medical doctorate at New Jersey Medical School and did his medical internship, general psychiatry residency, and child and adolescent psychiatric fellowship at Harvard Medical School affiliates. Dr Weigle has over ten years experience in providing outpatient psychiatry for children and teens with psychiatric problems, and performed psychiatric evaluations for public schools. Dr. Weigle has served on the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Media Committee since 2002.
Natalie March, M.D., Team Psychiatrist – pending bio
Jensi George, M.D., Team Psychiatrist -pending bio
Maria Delgadillo, Team Behavioral Health Clinician –pending bio
Lorraine Marino, Team Family Peer Specialist -pending bio
Jasmine Mckenzie, Team Program Coordinator
Jasmine earned her B.S. in Psychology from Eastern Connecticut State University and is currently attending Boston University’s Masters in Social Work program. Jasmine has a history of working with children who have significant trauma and behavioral concerns. She has spent most of her professional career working in a therapeutic foster care setting, providing support to children ages 4-21. She is certified to facilitate the “Not a #Number” curriculum which focuses on preventing child trafficking and exploitation. Jasmine is passionate about the work that she does and is dedicated to helping families achieve their goals.
Mara De Maio, PhD, Team Administrator
Mara De Maio is a licensed clinical psychologist who received her BA from the University of Michigan and her PhD in Clinical Psychology from St John’s University. She is currently the Director of Child and Adolescent Services at the Institute of Living (IOL) at Hartford Hospital, where she has worked since 2010. In her role, she oversees 3 inpatient units, all child and adolescent ambulatory programs, as well as the Grace Webb therapeutic schools. In addition to her role as a Director at the Institute of Living, Dr. De Maio also leads various initiatives across the Behavioral Health Network (BHN) of Hartford Healthcare. She leads a Measurement-based Care Initiative, a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiative, as well as co-leads a subgroup of the Zero Suicide Initiative for the network. Prior to her role as a Director at the IOL, she was the program manager of two partial hospital programs for adults with a variety of psychiatric diagnoses. Her background consists of both direct care and leadership roles with children, adolescents and adults at multiple different levels of care, including inpatient, partial hospital, and outpatient settings. Some of Dr. De Maio’s areas of interest and expertise are in individual, family and group therapy as well treatment for trauma, affective disorders, borderline personality disorder, and psychotic disorders. She is also dedicated to work related to reducing health care disparities.