Baltimore, Maryland (December 18, 2019) – Family Health Centers of Baltimore has been providing quality health care for 41 years and over the last two decades has expanded its services to include much needed Behavioral Health Services. Brian Hawkins, CEO says “We recognize the growing unmet need of community members struggling with substance abuse and mental health conditions. Family Health Centers of Baltimore’s goal is to provide a stellar continuum of behavioral health services that will meet the needs of our patients. This includes immediate access to quality treatment.”
As a means to provide immediate access to care Family Health Centers of Baltimore has added Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Yeside Ojo, DNP, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC to their team of providers. Dr. Ojo is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner, with training and experience treating patients with psychiatric disorders. Brian Hawkins, CEO expressed “We are delighted to have someone as dedicated to fulfilling our mission and serving our patients as Dr. Ojo and we look forward to her addition strengthening our commitment for patients to have immediate access to Behavioral Health Services.”
The Family Health Centers of Baltimore Behavioral Health Department is a comprehensive program that provides outpatient substance abuse treatment, mental health services, rehabilitative services, educational services, and preventive services for individuals who suffer from the disease of addiction, mental health disorders, HIV/AIDS and other somatic problems. The Behavioral Health Department of the Family Health Centers of Baltimore understands the complex nature of the patients we serve and employs a holistic treatment approach to ensure that services are integrated to address the needs of the patients we serve.
For more information about Family Health Centers of Baltimore or our Behavioral Health Department, visit our Behavioral Health page or please contact 410-354-2000.