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Crisis System Survey Now Open: Your Opinion Matters!

Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority (NLCMHA) and North Country Community Mental Health Authority (NCCMHA), in partnership with Munson Healthcare and McLaren Northern Michigan, are conducting a survey of citizens in 12 counties in northern Michigan to understand the perspectives, beliefs, and experiences with behavioral health crisis services. Your feedback is important as NLCMHA, NCCMHA, […]

Board Meeting January 21, 2021 – in person and virtual

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board will meet on January 21, 2021 at 2:15 p.m. Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, Virtual and 204 Meadows Drive, Grayling. (Dial 1-810-258-9588 Conference ID 638 034 446#). If any person with a disability needs accommodations, please call the CEO’s Office three days prior to the posted […]

Special Board Meeting Jan 7

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board will hold a Special Board Meeting on January 7, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, Virtual and 204 Meadows Drive, Grayling, (Dial 1-810-258-9588 Conference ID 846 165 582#). This line will be available 10 minutes before the meeting starts. Agenda

Free Counseling & Other Resources Available

If you’re feeling emotional distress due to the COVID-19 pandemic, help is available. There are many ways to connect with emotional-support services without the need to leave home. Mental health experts at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) recently launched a statewide media campaign urging residents to seek relief from COVID-19-related emotional […]

Houghton Lake Office temporarily closed

UPDATE 11/30/20: Houghton Lake Office back open!   Houghton Lake Office Temporarily Closed Due to COVID-19 Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority (NLCMHA) has temporarily closed its Houghton Lake office through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend due to a positive COVID-19 exposure. Individuals with a scheduled appointment in Houghton Lake this week will be contacted to […]

Board of Directors Meeting November 19, 2020

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board will meet on November 19, 2020 at 2:15 p.m. Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, Virtual and 204 Meadows Drive, Grayling, (Dial 1-810-258-9588 Conference ID 830 273 156#). This line will be available 10 minutes before the meeting starts.   Board Agenda Committee of the Whole Agenda […]

Virtual Recovery Celebration Dec 11!

Registrations for the first Virtual Recovery Celebration are now closed. People who receive services from Northern Lakes were invited to our annual Recovery Celebration. It will be held virtually this year, on Friday, December 11, 2020, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. The event agenda includes games, singing, mindfulness, and recovery stories! If you registered you […]

Board Meeting October 15 virtual and in-person

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board will meet on October 15, 2020 at 2:15 p.m. Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, 527 Cobb Street, Cadillac; 105 Hall Street, Traverse City; 2715 S. Townline Road, Houghton Lake; and 204 Meadows Drive, Grayling, (Dial 1-810-258-9588 Conference ID 241 048 225#). Will be held in-person in […]

Board Meeting Sept 17: Virtual and In-Person

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board of Directors will meet on September 17, 2020 at 2:15 p.m. at Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, 527 Cobb Street, Cadillac; 105 Hall Street, Traverse City; 2715 S. Townline Road, Houghton Lake; and 204 Meadows Drive, Grayling, plus virtually. Dial 1-810-258-9588 Conference ID 720 161 70 […]

Psychiatrist discusses telehealth and its post-pandemic future

By Joshua Roose,  Cadillac News Telehealth has become more important than ever during this pandemic, and few specialities of medicine are more amenable to this virtual alternative than psychiatry. Dr. Paula Colombo, a psychiatrist with Munson Healthcare and Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority (NLCMHA), said she was using telehealth well before the current pandemic […]

Virtual Board Meeting August 20

The Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority Board will meet on August 20, 2020 at 2:15 p.m. Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority, 204 Meadows Drive, Grayling, and 527 Cobb Street, Cadillac, Michigan; (Dial 1-810-258-9588 Conference ID 420 515 397#). This line will be available 10 minutes before the meeting starts. On July 17, 2020 […]