Great Lakes Training, Teaching and Consulting provides evidence-based practice support and resources to mental health providers, including medication management and psychotherapies so that they can best serve their consumers.
Our outpatient mental health practice serves Emmet, Cheboygan, Charlevoix, Antrim, and Grand Traverse Counties. Along with a majority of the Upper Pennisula, and some parts of Canada. We offer access in our rural communities to board certified psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, Licensed Master Social Workers, Counselors and support staff. Medication management is provided partially via tele-medicine, which the patient views the health care professional on our 64-inch life size monitor. Our accomodations offer seating for individual up to group sessions with the doctor. The registered nurse serves as your on site video liason. Our Nurse Practitioners see patients part time on site as well as via tele-med.
We bring integrated health care to the Northern Michigan area. We work close with primary care or other health care providers and other therapists to ensure clients receive complete treatment and support necessary for optimal health.
We would like to announce Ikenna Obasi, MD is joining our staff. Dr. Obasi is a Board Certified Psychiatrist and Addictionologist. He is now accepting adult patients 18 and older for tele-medication management. Geraldine Dorris, PMHNP-BC has also joined the Great Lakes team and provides services on Mondays and Tuesdays specializing in adult medication management. Our newest addition Christine Omilion-Sugg LLPC provides therapy services across the spectrum. She enjoys utilizing play and art therapy in her sessions and is accepting new patients Monday through Thursday with evening appointments Mondays to off set school and work schedules. We bill for Blue Cross Blue Shield, Priority Health, McLaren-Commercial, Medicare, and Tricare. We do provide billing services for other insurance companies.
Anthony DiLoreto, PMHNP-BC and Kevin Batterbee, DO are still accepting new patient for medication management. Anthony has added Friday appointments. Derek Johnson, LMSW continues to see patients for psychotherapy - Mondays through Fridays. Evening and weekend sessions on case-by-case basis. We provide psychiatrists on staff to work with our LMSW to provide medication management in adjunction to psychotherapy. Great Lakes TTC does provide services for clients age 5 and older.