24-HR CRISIS LINE: 219.769.4005


Executive Staff

Robert Krumwied, MHA, President/CEO

Kobie Douglas, M.D., Chief Medical Officer

Sharon Kraus, Ph.D., President of Community Mental Health Services

Sherman Hayes, Chief Information Officer

Amy Lopez, Vice President, Health Clinic

Judith Sikora, Chief Financial Officer

Gary Vanderlinden, Chief Human Resources Officer

Sonia Magallon, President, Geminus

Mike Cortina, Chief Operating Officer


Dr. Kobie Douglas, Chief Medical Officer, Psychiatric Services

Dr. Lolita Ang

Dr. Charles F. Motley, Addictionologist

Dr. Jose L. Ramirez

Dr. Earlene Strayhorn

Dr. Prakash Varghese

Dr. Arlene Paden 

Shaylice Bragg, MSN, RN PMHNP-DC, Director of Nursing, Psychiatric Services

Theresa Cieslinski, ANP

Carolyn Burns, ANP

Our Northwest
Indiana Locations

Serving Northwest Indiana, Regional Mental Health Center has facilities in Lake and Porter Counties, Merrillville, Hobart, Highland, Hammond and East Chicago. Residents from throughout Indiana and Illinois are assisted with emergency mental health services, mental health treatment, and alcohol and substance abuse treatment programs.

Geminus provides our administrative services. Reach them at 219.757.1800

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