Robert R. Braswell, M.D.

Dr. Robert R. Braswell received his medical degree from the University of Michigan and served for ten years in the Medical Corps, United States Navy Reserve. He has vast experience in both general and forensic psychiatry work and has served as Staff Psychiatrist at the Battle Creek VA Medical Center for the past ten years. […]

Lisa Smith, M.D.

Dr. Lisa Smith received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center through Michigan State University. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine 2005 to present. Dr. Smith joined Sanford Behavioral Health, because she started to see the […]

Nina Deane, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Nina Deane has worked in the mental health field as a registered nurse for the last three and one-half years. Prior to that, Nina was an emergency room travel nurse. During her experience traveling, she realized that at every hospital, no matter the location, size, or funding, there was a consistent lack of effective mental […]

Kelly Culmore, DNP, PMHNP-BC

Kelly Culmore joined our medical team as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Kelly is a board-certified nurse practitioner and completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Rush University in Chicago in 2018. She began her nursing career ten years ago, and has worked with patients with severe medical conditions in the acute-care setting. […]

Natalie Frelix, MSN, RN

Natalie Frelix has a Master of Science in Nursing – Forensic Nursing from Oakland University. She has worked in healthcare for the last 22 years, starting as a Medical Assistant and then as a Registered Nurse. Natalie’s most recent work history (which led her to Sanford Behavioral Health) was at Butterworth Emergency Department, followed by […]