Denise is the Portteus Psychiatry Group Office Manager and the first point of contact to answer questions and provide resources for families scheduling to meet with our providers. Denise is committed to providing the best service when parents or children ask questions, schedule appointments, request medication refills, or present other needs from school relations and coordination to inquiries about payment or insurance processing or billing. She handles the logistics needed to maintain a successful, warm and welcoming environment for the families we serve.
In addition, Denise provides excellent administrative support to the staff of The Portteus Psychiatry Group, so that they can focus their time addressing the clinical and psychological needs of our families, with the assurance that she will provide follow-up to a family or individual's evolving needs when they seek or maintain care within our practice.
Denise began her career in fashion, and maintains her interest in design and sewing, and was a copy editor and account manager for over a decade with the Park Cities News publication, She is also experienced with children, adolescents, parents and their communities through her work in school administration in the Dallas metroplex, working to coordinate physical therapy for medically fragile students and to create individual education plans for children with learning differences.