northern michigan psychiatric services
northern michigan psychiatric services
Providing comprehensive child/adolescent psychiatric evaluations and
treatment in Northern Michigan for over 20 years.

Sander Weckstein, M.D.
Melpomeni Kavadella, M.D.
Sarah Chichester, PMHNP
   (Psychiatric Mental
  Health Nurse Practitioner)
Wendy Weckstein, PT, MEd
Robin Heiges, MSW, LMSW
Sue Dionne, MSW, LMSW
Lynda Key, MSW, LMSW
Mary Joslyn, MSW, LMSW


Call for 231-935-0355 to schedule an appointment for your child or to find out more information

Specializing in evaluating and treating children/adolescents with Neuropsychiatric Disorders including:

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety Disorders (OCD, Panic Attacks, Separation Anxiety and School Phobia, Post Tramatic Stress Disorder, Social Anxiety Disoder, Selective Mutism and Specific Phobias)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Mood Disorders (Depression/Bipolar Disorder)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome and other Tic Disorders

Evaluations using state-of-the-art evidence based diagnostic tools and criteria within a multidisciplinary clinic.

Psychological screening testing to assess potential learning disabilities.

Evidence based treatments.

Parent management training for ADHD and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

Family therapy

Individual therapy including:

Cognitive behavioral therapy, Supportive and Psychoeducational Psychotherapy and Play therapy.

Social skills training

Medication intervention

Wellness services including:

Physical therapy and wellness evaluations to assess fitness levels and risk for disease.

Individualized wellness programming for weight management, nutrition education, cardiovascular conditioning, strength training, flexibility training and strategies for stress management.

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

'Cogmed Working Memory Training' a computerized non-medication approach for treating attentional difficulties and impulsivity. This state of the art intervention is provided within your own home.
Northern Michigan Psychiatric Services PC 3287-A Racquet Club Drive, Traverse City, Michigan 231-935-0355