A Dependable Team of Psychiatric Doctors
and Medical Staff

At Three Rivers Treatment Center we believe in creating a relaxed but knowledgeable environment in order to allow our patients the opportunity to work toward healthy breakthroughs with our doctors and staff. Our staff stays up-to-date with contemporary developments in diagnosis and treatment in order to ensure that they are always treating our patients in the most effective method possible.

Contact a member of our consultative staff directly in order to discuss your specific mental health needs and schedule your next appointment today.


Dr. Devi Vasu, M.D.

Medical Director

Devi Vasu, MD is a Partner of Virginia South Psychiatric and Family Services, P.C. and is Board Certified in Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatry.
Dr. Vasu completed her Residency in Adult Psychiatry at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and went on to complete her Fellowship in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
She has been practicing Child & Adolescent Psychiatry in the Richmond & Petersburg Area since 2009 doing inpatient, residential and outpatient settings.



Director of Risk Management and Facility Operations

David joined the Three Rivers family in October 2018 after retiring from 17 years of service with the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services at Hiram W. Davis Medical Center. Mr. Fereday is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management by the AHA and a member in good standing of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM.) David has over 37 years’ experience in healthcare as a nurse and in safety and security management, patient transportation, risk management, staff development, emergency coordination, and quality assurance and performance improvement.


Irene Buskey

Human Resource Director

Irene was employed at Southside Regional Medical Center, Petersburg, VA as a human resources administrator for 17 years before joining Three Rivers Treatment Center. Irene is very familiar with recruitment, employee relations and benefits aspect of Human Resources. She is particularly experienced in the areas of developing company culture and advice to operational managers.
Irene also serves on the board of Southside Virginia Emergency crew for the last 15 years.
Irene earned her certification as a Professional in Human Resources from Human Resources Certification Institute in 2003. She also holds a certificate from the Society of Human Resources since 2017.
Irene lives in Dinwiddie with her husband and 1 dog. When Irene is not working ,she loves to spend time with her grandchildren.

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CIndy Hancock-Cardin

Education Director

Cindy has an associates degree in Human Services, a Bachelors degree in Psychology, Masters degree in Special Education, and an Educational Specialist degree in Educational Leadership.   Cindy has over three decades of working with children and adults including 14 years in public school serving as a Special Education Teacher.

Cindy is a life – long learner who is committed to educating and empowering others.

Cindy is responsible for ensuring the educational program is performing according to regulations. Additionally, Cindy is focused on increasing educational opportunities for students.

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Karima ElMadany

Program Director

Karima is a Qualified Mental Health Professional with nearly ten years of experience working with adults and youth suffering from serious mental illness and serious emotional disturbance. She is a graduated from Longwood University with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. Karima is passionate about advocacy.