Medical Director Washtenaw County Community Mental Health
Area of Special Interest:
Psychotic disorders, major mood disorders, and integrating primary care with behavioral health care.
Packard Main Ann Arbor
Education and Training:
Residency: Psychiatry, University of Michigan
MD: Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1993
Recognition and Awards:
2014: Hall of Honor by the National Council for Behavioral Health Care.
Dr. Florence has focused his career on serving individuals with severe mental illness who are deemed as “the least well off.” With this focus, he has served as a local, state, and national leader as a clinician, educator, program developer and, most importantly, as an agent of systemic change.
Packard Health is a BCBS PCMH Patient-Centered Medical Home recognized practice; a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b; a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n); an HRSA-Compliant Health Center Program; and a Federal Tort Claim Act deemed Health Center.
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