New mental health providers
TOWNSHEND - Grace Cottage Family Health has two new mental health providers. Meredith Kenyon, LICSW, and Elise Kraus, PMHNP-BC, are now seeing patients.
Kenyon recently became an employee of Grace Cottage. She previously practiced in Somerville and Greenfield, MA, and with the Brattleboro Retreat. She specializes in providing treatment for substance use disorders and people with dual diagnoses and uses elements of mindfulness, cognitive behavioral therapy, and motivational interviewing in her practice.
Kraus has 20 years of health care experience. A recent nurse practitioner graduate of Maryville University, she completed her clinical rotations at Grace Cottage Family Health and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. Kraus provides trauma-informed and LGTBQIA+ focused care. Before joining the Grace Cottage medical staff team, she worked as an HIV nurse clinician for Dartmouth Health and as an RN for Planned Parenthood, Vermont Department of Corrections, and Maplewood Nursing Home of Cheshire County, NH.
Grace Cottage also offers family medicine, pediatrics, and geriatric services. For an appointment call (802) 365-4331.