Family & Internal Medicine Behavioral Health

Services Offered

  • Assess for and diagnose mental health disorders in ages 4-65
  • Provide medication management services for pateints with mental health issues
  • Help patients understand diagnosis and treatment option
  • Discuss non-pharmalogical treatment options for mental illness
  • Provide brief therapy for patients using motivational interviewing and cognitve behavior therapy
  • Provide psychopharmacology education


  • Patients need to first discuss needs with a primary care provider from MHP Family & Internal Medicine, MHP OB/GYN, or MHP Pediatrics.

Counseling and Intervention for Family and Internal Medicine Patients:

  • Provide brief therapy treatment to patients 15 years of age and older
  • Treatment for anxiety/panic, depression, anger, and trauma
  • Assist patients in coping with illness and grieving loss
  • Provide psychoeducation on mental health diagnosis
  • Address and change unhelpful thought distortions
  • Development of healthy coping strategies
  • Improvement of self-esteem
  • Development of healthy lifestyle
  • Support for LGBTQI+ populations
  • Assist with social determinates of health


  • Patients can be referred by a primary care provider, psychiatrist, psychiatric nurse practitioners, or a chronic case management nurse. Patients reporting and/or exhibiting distress are referred to the social worker for social services and support.