LSCSW, Behavioral Health Services Director
Karla’s experience involves working with a wide and diverse range of children and adults in community mental health. Karla practices primarily from a behavioral approach and believes it is through behavior interventions that people change and improve overall quality of health and life.
At HMC, Karla serves as the Director of Behavioral Health Services and provides behavioral health consultation to patients as well as providers. She earned a BSW degree from Kansas State University and a Master of Social Work degree from University of Kansas. In addition, Karla received training and certification in Integrated Behavioral Health and Primary Care from University of Michigan.
“I believe that integrating care is the direction that healthcare systems should be moving. I’m proud to be working in an environment where the mission is to provide care for the whole person.”