Blue Mountain Health Cooperative helps bridge the mental health care gap
April 29, 2021
WALLA WALLA-When Walla Walla's Alayna Brinton, LICSW, started Anchor Point Counseling in 2016, she quickly realized that the need for behavioral health services was greater than her single-provider practice could handle.
She brought on additional providers but said that her practice was still receiving more referrals than it could handle. Even with more providers on staff, Brinton said that she still felt that something was missing and in 2020, took the first steps to opening the Blue Mountain Health Cooperative.
"In January of 2020, I started really solidifying what the vision was," she...