As part of your care team, SMC’s Licensed Counseling staff is ready to provide support and encouragement as well as the tools to navigate the psychological, emotional and social challenges that sometimes make “living well” difficult. We welcome individuals, parents, families, adolescents, and children.
On staff we have Dr. Jewkes, Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and a member of the American Psychiatric Association. Appointments with Dr. Jewkes need to be made through a referral from the patient’s primary care physician at Shingletown Medical Center. Home video visits now available for all Psychiatric appointments!
Also on staff, our Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Nicole Clark. Nicole is trained in psycho-education and patient education strategies to help to develop specific behavioral change plans for patients. Nicole, is both on site and available for home video visits. Nicole manages our school-based counseling program that works with students on skill building strategies to promote effective decision making and problem-solving skills as well as provides tools for positive change.
Situations that our staff can help you with include:
Part of this program is funded by the County of Shasta through the California Mental Health Services Act.