Austin Family Mental Health provides holistic psychiatric care with primary focus on medication management specializing in the management of depression, anxiety, mood disorders, ADHD, schizophrenia, substance abuse disorders and more. Our goal is to treat Mental Health Disorders with “as few medications as possible and as much good, professional therapy to address the issues at the source.”
Our purpose is to help
We offer a wide array of services aimed at solving issues in your life.
Our team is comprised of genuinely gifted minds
With a diverse range of experience, Blake has worked for three years at a level 1 trauma center, where they were part of the emergency center and observation unit. This invaluable experience exposed them to a wide range of patients, spanning various age groups and medical conditions, including psychiatric disorders, infections, wounds, and chronic illnesses. Blake also provided crucial assistance in the medical intensive care unit during the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to their hospital work, Blake spent time at Restore Hyper Wellness, where they played a vital role in educating patients on holistic wellness practices. They provided guidance on topics such as hot and cold therapy, red light therapy, and the importance of micronutrients. Blake firmly believes in utilizing evidence-based practices and taking a holistic approach to care whenever possible, ensuring that individuals receive comprehensive and personalized treatment.
Motivated by an extensive family history of addiction, suicide, and depression, Blake approaches his work with deep empathy and understanding. They believe in the power of exercise, therapy, sunlight, and healthy nutrition coupled in the recovery process with medication where necessary. Blake is committed to meeting patients where they are in their journey, offering guidance and support as they navigate the path to healing together.
Beyond his professional endeavors, Blake enjoys a variety of hobbies and interests. They find relaxation and enjoyment in playing video games, immersing themselves in novels, exercising, and pursuing his passion for herpetology by searching for reptiles in the wild. As a devoted football fan, Blake proudly supports the Dallas Cowboys.
Through his expertise, empathy, and commitment to holistic care, Blake strives to make a positive impact in the lives of his patients and contribute to their overall well-being.
She became a nurse practitioner in 2015 and holds a Master of Science from Texas State University. The program Kelli Sue completed was based on techniques and theories of integrative healthcare. This makes Kelli Sue an exceptional fit for AFMH as integrative and holistic therapies are vital for our mental health.
Kelli Sue has a history of pain management practice however she has transitioned to addiction medicine treating alcohol, opioid and other substance use disorders. She also works with individuals 18 and older with ADD/ADHD, depression, anxiety, and sleep disorders.
She has the utmost respect for the complexities of each individual’s unique mental health care needs and is dedicated to exceptional patient care while creating a trusting relationship with her patients. Kelli Sue has worked with many populations and age groups over the years making her a culturally competent practitioner. She naturally provides a safe and nonjudgmental space for her patients to share their deepest thoughts and feelings. Her goal will always be to meet the patient exactly where they are at in their journey towards healing.
Additionally, Kelli Sue has a passion for suicide prevention and has participated in The Out of the Darkness Walks for many years with the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention in which she is an original founder of the Central Texas Chapter.
She also enjoys time with her family, experiencing new and challenging outdoor activities, watching amusing movies, reading and volunteering. She also loves to fish and visit the beach whenever she has the chance!