Meet Our Team

At Inspired Psychiatric Care, we are committed to working with dedicated professionals who come from a broad range of experience and education. Our providers often participate in or hold leadership roles in professional organizations. They also contribute to articles in leading journals, host webinars and make presentations at conferences.


Subbu Sarma

Subbu J. Sarma, MD

Psychiatrist, Board Certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine

Dr. Subbu J Sarma, a native of Chicago, brings a patient-centered approach to his work. He attended Rockhurst University in Kansas City, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry in 1995. Despite his love for science, two of his favorite subjects included philosophy and theology. He then attended St. Louis University Medical School where he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1999. Following that, he completed a four-year psychiatry residency at The Chicago Medical School.

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Elizabeth Blanchard Hills | Inspired Psychiatric Care

Elizabeth Blanchard Hills, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Elizabeth Blanchard Hills brings a broad range of experience and maturity to her role as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). After earning a master’s degree in journalism (MSJ) from Northwestern University in 1988, she was an award-winning television medical reporter for ten years. This was followed by five years as a corporate trainer and several entrepreneurial pursuits related to health care.

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Glenda Hernandez | Inspired Psychiatric Care

Glenda Hernandez

LSCSW (KS), LCSW (MO)

Glenda Hernandez provides a unique perspective to her role as a social worker. She came to the United States from Mexico at the age of 10, and she is bilingual in Spanish and English. She has also served in the United States Army Reserve (USAR) since 2004, including a 10-month deployment to Iraq in 2017.

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Shane Alexander Hills | Inspired Psychiatric Care

Shane A. Hills

Practice Manager/Owner

In 2020, Shane A. Hills launched Inspired Psychiatric Care, Inc., (IPC) in Overland Park, Kan., with the simple credo of “Compassion, Excellence and Convenience.”

The office, which is located on the 2nd floor of a bank building near 69 Highway and 135th Street, is serene and welcoming with beautiful works of original art, a trickling water fountain, and subtle spa music in the background.

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Kathy Steen

Kathy Steen, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Graduate Students

Graduate Students may be Participating

Elizabeth Blanchard Hills, PMHNP is a former corporate trainer herself and believes strongly in giving back to the community through mentorship of graduate students who are working to complete their graduate work to become psychiatric nurse practitioners. These students are thoroughly vetted and come from highly reputable institutions such as Vanderbilt (her alma mater), KU, UMKC, Wilkes University and others. We reserve the right to have a graduate student(s) participate in your care while supervised directly by Elizabeth.