LAPWAI CLINIC
(208) 843-2271
KAMIAH CLINIC
(208) 935-0733

Our Mission...

To provide quality healthcare in a culturally sensitive and confidential setting.

Behavioral Health

Behavioral Health’s team is comprised of qualified clinicians, counselors, and a professional receptionist. Our goal is to provide quality substance use disorder and mental health services for children, adolescents, adults and families.

Our Mission

The mission of the Behavioral Health Department is to promote mental wellness in Nimiipuu Health patients by providing evidenced-based, confidential, and culturally sensitive treatment within a well-designed, comprehensive behavioral health system.

Overview

Behavioral Health’s team is comprised of qualified and caring clinicians, counselors, and a helpful and professional receptionist. Our goal is to provide quality substance use disorder and mental health services for children, adolescents, adults and families. We offer outpatient treatment services for depression, anxiety, anger management, & other mental health concerns, along with case management and home-bound supportive visits. Additional services provided are court-ordered evaluations, as well as individual & group therapy for substance use and domestic violence; which may fulfill legal requirements for court-related violations. Through the Methamphetamine & Suicide Prevention Project, we provide preventive outreach & education to the community. We are committed to enriching our community through the development of positive mental health.

Behavior Health Services

We offer a full range of services and counseling for:

  • Anxiety or depression
  • Marriage and family concerns
  • Child behavior and school problems
  • Grief and loss
  • Life transitions
  • Work problems
  • Low self-esteem
  • Attention deficit disorders
  • Stress and insomnia
  • Anger management
  • Health issues
  • Outpatient substance abuse treatment
  • Case management
Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Project
  • Suicide prevention curriculum – “Lifelines” facilitated within the school setting.
  • Meth Task force – multi-disciplinary approach to enhance community awareness and education regarding methamphetamine.
  • Historical Trauma – multiagency effort using Circles of Care curriculum regarding the impact of intergenerational trauma on substance abuse and suicide.
Behavioral Health Hours

Monday – Friday:
8:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday:
Closed

Department Contact Information

Lapwai:
208-843-7244
Fax: 208-843-7394

Kamiah:
208-935-0733
Fax: 208-935-1005

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Behavioral Health Team

Karen Hendren

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Heather Foster

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Alex “Tei” Tall Bull

Behavioral Health Recovery Coach

Sasheena Williams

Behavioral Health Recovery Coach

Dora Axtell

Licensed Master Social Worker

Kiara Garcia

Licensed Professional Counselor

Sabrina Wakefield

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Tammy Everson

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Tonia Aripa

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Kristy Kuehfuss

PhD - Psychologist

Toni

Administrative Assistant

LAPWAI CLINIC

Address:
111 Bever Grade, Lapwai, ID 83540

Phone:
Front Desk: 208-843-2271
Pharmacy Refill Line: 208-621-4963

Office Hours:

Medical/Lab
8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Open during lunch (12 PM-1 PM)


Behavioral Health
8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Open during lunch (12 PM-1 PM)


Pharmacy
8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Open during lunch (12 PM-1 PM)


Dental
8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Closed during lunch and re-open at 1 PM
Closed Wednesdays from 1:00 PM-4:30 PM


Optometry
8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Closed during lunch and re-open at 1 PM


Wellness Center
Mon – Thu 6:30 AM-7:00 PM 
Fri 6:30 AM – 3:30 PM

KAMIAH CLINIC

Address:
313 3rd St, Kamiah, ID 83536

Phone:
Front Desk: 208-935-0733
Pharmacy Refill Line: 208-621-4963

Office Hours:

Medical
8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Open during lunch (12 PM-1 PM)


Dental
8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Closed during lunch and re-open at 1PM

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