Behavioral Health Services
We all need someone to talk to sometimes. The team at the Sokaogon Chippewa Community Health Clinic are here to listen, understand, and offer help no matter what you are going through.
Appointments are available Monday through Friday during normal clinic hours. Contact us today at 715-478-5180 for more information and to make an appointment.
Mental Health Counseling
Licensed therapists are on staff to listen and guide you through any struggles you may be experiencing.
Communication is critical in relationships. If you and someone you know need some help talking through difficult subjects we can help.
Outreach and Homeless Support
We work with other community resources to support those experiencing homelessness.
Sometimes the connection and support of a group of people going through the same thing can make all the difference. Give us a call for current group therapy availability.
Now more than ever it is important to make sure mental health resources are available to our children. We work with the school system to make sure every child had what they need.
Indian Child Welfare Act
We are licensed to work on any case that falls within the scope of the Indian Child Welfare Act. Please call us for more information.
A variety of other services are available. Please contact us directly for more information.
Dianna (“Di”) Koch - RN – BH
Nurse and Case Manager
Di has over 12 years’ experience in community, psychiatric, and substance use nursing and case management, working closely with patients and providers to assist patients in achieving their treatment goals. Di is available Mondays through Thursdays
Karen Minx - SAC
Substance Use Disorder Counselor
Karen has over four years’ experience in Tribal Communities working with adults with substance use and addiction challenges. Karen is available by appointment Mondays through Thursdays.
Abby Ostrowski - APSW
Mental Health Therapist
Abby has experience working with children and adults with mental health challenges. She is also available to Crandon School district children directly at the school. Abby is available by appointment Tuesdays through Fridays.
Jolene Derfus, SAC-IT
Substance Use Disorder Counselor In Training
Jolene has experience working with adolescents and adults with substance use and addiction challenges. Jolene is available by appointment Mondays through Fridays. Jolene is also a Behavioral Health Coordinator able to assist you with scheduling and various other needs.
Lynn McCorkle - LPC
Mental Health Counselor
Lynn has over 12 years’ experience working with children and adults with mental health challenges. Lynn has specialty training in Childhood Anxiety and Trauma. Lynn is available by appointment Mondays through Thursdays
Peer Support Specialist
Marisa is an enrolled SCC Tribal Member who serves community members who could benefit from extra support with either their mental health or addiction needs. Marisa runs talking circles and groups and is a support to individuals in a variety of ways.
Melinda Roth - PMHNP
Telehealth Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Melinda has over nine years’ experience providing psychiatric medication management for individuals ages 14 and above. Melinda’s areas of focus include Mood Disorders, Anxiety, Trauma, ADHD, and Perinatal Mental Health. Melinda is available by appointment on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Stephanie Coons - LCSW
Telehealth Mental Health Therapist
Stephanie has over 18 years’ experience in mental health, five in tribal communities. She works with adults and adolescents ages 14 and above with mental health challenges. Stephanie connects with clients from the clinic or their home through telehealth formats. Stephanie is available by appointment Mondays through Fridays.
Zatrina Vollmar - APSW
Mental Health Therapist
Zatrina is an enrolled SCC Tribal Member with experience working with children and adults with mental health challenges. She is also available to Crandon School district children directly at the school. Zatrina is available by appointment Mondays through Thursdays.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is an office visit?
Office visits are one hour in length.
How often are visits recommended?
Generally, our professionals recommend scheduling visits once per week or every other week.
Are visits covered by Insurance?
Most visits are partially covered with a small out of pocket deductible. We recommend that you call your insurance prior to making an appointment if you have any questions about your specific coverage.
What to Expect From Your Visit
Our staff of trained counselors create a safe and comfortable place to talk about anything you’d like. Visits are one hour in length and can be scheduled weekly or every other week depending on what is convenient for your schedule.
A negative Covid-19 test is required before any patient will be allowed to enter the clinic for an appointment. We ask that all patients observe 6 ft. social distancing when they visit our clinic. Masks are required. If you have a pre-existing medical condition that prevents you from wearing a mask please call us before you arrive so we can make arrangements for your appointment.