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SIMS Provider Network


SIMS partners with over 70 licensed mental health providers in Austin and the surrounding area. The foundation of our program, these generous professionals work at a reduced rate, allowing SIMS to provide affordable life-saving services to the music community.

Partner Organizations


Austin Child Guidance Center has a multidisciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and counselors who provide individual, family, and group therapy; psychiatric and psychological services; parent education; community presentations and consultations; and training to current and future mental health professionals.

Austin Lakes Hospital offers a continuum of psychiatric services for adults 18 and up in a confidential  caring environment that promotes crisis resolution, positive self-awareness, personal growth and problem solving skills.

Austin Recovery provides effective and compassionate detox and residential addiction treatment for individuals, families and communities. Their transformational treatment model brings about in-depth cognitive, behavioral and spiritual changes essential for overcoming addiction – giving clients a new freedom and a life full of promise in recovery.

Austin Turning Point Sober Living is committed to insuring a safe, clean, spiritual environment dedicated to providing high quality sober living. The Sober Living program is structured to implement everything residents have learned in treatment or through the twelve step recovery process.

Bridgeway Holistic Sober Living not only specializes in recovery, but also in healing – addressing the root causes of addiction, getting to the underlying pain, shame, guilt, fear and resentments that we numb, helping our clients get to their feelings and heal at the root level. We provide coaching, counseling and holistic services that help address the core unresolved emotional issues that cause addiction, compulsive behaviors, codependency and depression.

Cross Creek Hospital offers a compassionate and caring environment where highly trained and qualified mental health professionals are devoted to providing comprehensive inpatient treatment for adolescents, adults, and senior adults who are struggling with mental, emotional, and/or behavioral concerns.

MedSavers is a family-owned and operated pharmacy committed to making medication affordable again, especially for people who have little to no health insurance.

Right Step Hill Country is a residential treatment center that provides substance abuse treatment in a scenic, relaxed, and private atmosphere in the famous Texas hill country.

Sage Recovery and Wellness Center provides affordable quality care for adults and adolescents struggling with substance abuse and mental health issues. Sage offers individual counseling, family counseling, and intensive outpatient group therapy in a calm, inviting setting to Austin and all surrounding Central Texas areas.

Seton Mind Institute connects those who need medication for emotional problems like anxiety and depression with the right psychiatrist. At Seton’s Intensive Outpatient Program, clients with substance abuse issues can live and work in their community while still receiving addiction treatment. SIMS clients are seen by resident doctors of Seton Mind Institute, under the supervision of senior licensed psychiatrists who are also teaching faculty at UT Southwest Medical Center.

Specialty Clinic of Austin offers comprehensive assessment, formal diagnosis, medication evaluation and management, and psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and adults under age 55. Treatment plans are developed to address areas of need and are built on a foundation of self-care.

Stress Reduction Clinic provides instruction and support for those seeking to increase their capacity to live a more grounded and peaceful life.

 Texas Star Recovery is a 28-bed treatment program for men and women over the age of 18, who suffer from dual diagnosis. Inpatient treatment, Residential treatment , Partial Hospitalization (PHP),  Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) and aftercare services are offered.


Private Practitioners

Alan Rivas, LCSW

Amy Sugeno, LCSW

Ananda Moss, LCSW

Anita Jung, LPC

Ashley Logan, LPC, LSOTP, RPT

Barbara Reiver, LPC

Carlos Tirado, MD, MPH, FABAN

Carol Dodgen, LCSW

Catherine Cogburn, LPC

Christine Winston, LCSW

Claire Miner, Ph.D, LPC

Cristina Culiolo Peck,  LMFTA

Daniel Stober, LPC

Darren McCall, LPC

David Braham, LMFT

David Walsh, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC

Deann Acton, LMFT ATR-BC

Deanna Miesch, LPC, ATR

Don Jones, Ph.D, LPC

Douglas Shaw, PsyD

Frederic Wilson, MD

Gabrielle Zandan, LCSW

Gianna Viola, LCSW

Hector Del Toro, LPC

James Maxwell, LPC

Janet Carbonneau, LPC

Jennifer Wilhelm, LCSW

Ji Young Kim, MA, LPC

Jodi White, MA, LPC

John Breeding, Ph.D

Joy Ruth, LCSW

Karen Breeding, LPC

Kimberly Harrison, Ph.D.

Kirk VanLaningham, LPC

Leigh Tenhet, LPC

Leslie Tourish, LPC

Lisa McCafferty, MA, NCC, LPC

Loretta Macias, LPC

Louise Chaplin, LPC

Lynn Zipoy, PhD, LPC

Mark Adams, PhD

Martha Pulkingham, LPC

Mary Combs, LPC

Melissa Wilson, LPC

Meredith Tompkins, PMHNP-BC

Michael Hegener, LPC, CGP

Michael Romero, LCSW

Michelle Halsall, LPC

Michelle Kelley Shuler, LPC

Nicole Brogdon, LPC

Nyla Lengacher, LCSW

Oliver Bernhardt, DO

Rebecca Butler, LPC

Rebecca Gonzales, LPC

Sean Gorman, LPC

Shannon Mekuly, LPC

Steven Blaisdell, LPC

Stuart Vexler, PhD

Sue Kullerd, LPC

Tracey McCullick, LPC

Trae Gilbert, LPC

Veronica Leal, LPC

Victoria Dorsey, LPC

Virginia Bloom, LPC

Walter Newsom, PhD