Advisory Board

Central Oregon Older Adult Behavioral Health Advisory Board

Mission & Vision Statement

The Vision of the Central Oregon OABHI:

Through collaborative and multidisciplinary actions, the Central Oregon Older Adult Behavioral Health Initiative (OABHI) will build an effective and compassionate behavioral health care system that improves the lives of adults 60 years and older who are experiencing behavioral health issues, or physical disabilities in Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson Counties.

The Central Oregon OABHI Mission:

The OABHI will identify service gaps, strengthen existing services, expand the skills of the workforce, and expand the development of behavioral health services and supports to improve the lives of older adults with behavioral health challenges, or physical disabilities.

Role of the OABHI Advisory Board:

The OABHI Advisory Board will represent Central Oregon communities and help guide the Central Oregon OABHI as it creates a regional behavioral health system that improves the lives of adults sixty years and older.

State Plan for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias in Oregon:

Advisory Board Material:

Quarterly Meeting Minutes

Subcommittee Meeting Minutes

Older Adult Behavioral Health Advisory Board Roster

 Mary Callison
 2659 SW Fourth Street, Suite 200, Redmond, OR 97756

 Deborah Clobentz
Behavioral Health Clinical Lead, PacificSource Community Solutions
1885 NE Purcell Blvd, Bend, OR 97701

 Mallory DaCosta
 Executive Director at Mt. Bachelor Memory Care

 Molly Wells Darling
Director, Inpatient Services, St. Charles Health System
1885 NE Purcell Blvd, Bend, OR 97701

 Robbin Foster
 Social Worker, St. Charles-Madras
 470 NE A Street, Madras, OR 97741

 Chuck Frazier
 RPH, MBA, Retired Consulting Pharmacist

 Angela Belew Jensen
 Older Adult Behavioral Health Specialist, WEBCO
 2659 SW 4th Street, Suite 200, Redmond, OR 97756

 Chrystal Johnson
Manager of Crisis Team, Lutheran Family Servies Northwest
1251 NE Elm St., Prineville, OR 97701

 Karyn Kotkins
 NAMI Representative
 61277 Sarah Dr. Bend, OR 97702

Mandy Kwaiser
MS, QMHP, BestCare Services
125 SW C St. Madras, OR 97741

 Glenda Lantis
 Director, Community Education COCC
 1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend, OR 97703

 Liz Lawrence
Sargeant, Community Response Team, City of Bend Police Department
555 NE 15th St, Bend, OR 97701

 Tim Malone
 MSW, LCSW, Gero Care Solutions
 63545 Old Deschutes, Bend, OR 97701
541-588-0100 &

Clara McClane
Behavioral Health Consultant, Bridges, Mosaic Medical, Bridges
2084 NE Professional Court, Bend, OR 97701

 Jean McPherson
Director, Aging and Disabilities Resource Connection
37 NE Greenwood Avenue, Bend, OR 97701

Brandin Noland
Detective, Prineville Police Department
400 NE Third Street, Prineville, OR 97754

 Clara Pratt
 Professor Emeritus, Oregon State University
 817 SE Briarwood Ct, Bend, OR 97702

 Barbara Punch
 Pastor, Our Savior’s Lutheran Church
 695 NW 3rd Street, Prineville, OR 97754

Monica Ramirez, MSW
Geropsych Specialist, Deschutes County
1128 NW Hairman, Bend, OR 97701

Debbie Roe
Owner Administrator, The Hari Homestead
5170 SW Wickiup Ave. Redmond, OR 97756

 Karren Ruesing
 Regional Manager, Dept. of Human Services
 1300 NW Wall Street, Bend, OR 97701

 Katie Russell
 Community Health Services Manager, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
 PO Box C, Warm Springs, OR 97761

 Lori Sensenbach
 Owner, Home Instead Senior Care
 296 SW Columbia Street, Suite C, Bend, OR 97702

 Gary Smith
Field Liaison, Portland State University, Social Work
16 NW Kansas Ave., Bend, OR 97703

 Kris Williams
 Crook County Health
 375 NW Beaver Street, Suite 100, Prineville, OR 97754

 Nessa Wilson
 Geropsych Specialist, Deschutes County
01128 NW Harriman, Bend, OR 97701