Early Intervention

Developing strategies for early intervention by integrating behavioral and primary care.

Initiative 

Partnering with Smith County Medical Society to research the viability of the American Psychiatric Association’s Collaborative Care Model, which is proven as effective and efficient for the integration of behavioral and primary care. Implementation Fall 2022.

Members

Angelica Arvison
DSHS

Sandra Brazil-Hamilton
NAMI

Susan Campbell
CampV

Alesia Cate
Oxford House, Inc.

Lehebron Farr
Dept of VHA

Cindy Grace
Andrews Center

Carol Henson
University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler

Keesia Hill
Community

Carol King
PATH

Chevella Layne
Goodwill Industries of East Texas, Inc.

Becki Mangum
Andrews Center

Hal Meyer
NAMI

Laura Newsome
Andrews Center

Linda Oyer
ETCADA

Jim Snow
CampV

 

Victoria Tortorelli
United HealthCare

Andrea Wilson
PATH

Cheryl Wulf
Community

David Young MD, FACS
Smith County Medical Society

Co-Chairs

Carol Henson

Carol Henson

UT Health Science

Sandie Brazil

Sandie Brazil

Smith Co. sheriff