Lyon Martin Health Services/Women's Community Clinic provides excellent health care to transgender and gender variant people, and to cisgender heterosexual women, bisexual women, lesbians and in a safe and compassionate environment, with sensitivity to sexual orientation, gender identity, race/ethnicity, immigration, and socioeconomic status. With a combined years of service of over 60 years, the clinic strives to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve through quality care. We believe that client-centered care is essential to lifelong well-being and that all people deserve excellent health care. We work hard to ensure that each client feels comfortable and safe using their voice to direct the care they receive.
The Behavioral Health Director (BHD) is a member of the senior leadership team. The BHD acts as a clinical leader by providing strategic vision, implementing program, and attending to the overall performance of the behavioral health (BH) department. The BHD is responsible for oversight of the BH clinical practice, including mental health and substance use disorder treatment, maximizing access to care, and ensuring high quality care for patients. The BHD demonstrates expertise in LGBTQ and women’s health care. Additionally, the BHD provides behavioral health care, including mental health and substance use disorder treatment, with expertise in LGBTQ and women’s health to a caseload of patients on a part-time basis. The BHD ensures the BH program and all BH staff are part of the integrated healthcare team and coordinates BH care with that of other services such as primary care, trans care, women’s health, and psychiatry. The BHD works with the leadership to act as a change champion for practice transformation and maximization. The BHD may be required to work evenings and weekends.