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Atlantic General Behavioral Health Crisis Center

  • Category: Specialty Offices
  • Location Type: Clinic

About This Location

A service of Atlantic General Behavioral Health Center
No appointment necessary!
Walk-in care provided 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday

·For adults and pediatric patients ages 5+

·Initial assessments provided by a nurse and social worker, with therapy sessions available

·Psychiatric video visits are also available

·Insurance and financial counseling services for uninsured/underinsured patients

We offer real-time connection with needed resources, which will be provided by agencies located on site, as well as transfers to higher levels of care, if needed.

9714 Healthway Drive | Berlin, MD 21811
Questions? Call us at 410-641-3340 today!

Meet Our Providers

Emily Goodchild, LCSW-C (Atlantic General Health System) Goodchild, LCSW-C joined Atlantic General Hospital and Health System in December 2021 to care for patients at the Atlantic General Behavioral Health Crisis Center. Emily earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Washington College in Chestertown, MD, and her Master of Social Work from Salisbury University in 2018. Emily also obtained a certificate in Trauma Treatment with Children and Adolescents in September 2021. Prior to joining Atlantic General Health System, she provided patient and family support and crisis intervention for pediatric patients at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore.

Heather Mak, MD (Telehealth - Axis Healthcare Group) Heather Mak is board certified in psychiatry. She received her bachelor’s degree at Baylor University before attending medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. She moved to San Diego to complete her residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego in psychiatry as an active duty naval officer. After graduating from her residency, she continued her naval service as a psychiatrist in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and Naval Medical Center San Diego. She recently finished her service in July 2018 and is currently in the reserves.

“I try to tailor my treatment plans to patient goals and always try to help in all areas of a patient’s life if possible. I try to take a holistic approach to mental health and make sure the patient’s needs and concerns are heard and understood.”

Lilian Adamu, PMHNP-BC, MSN (Telehealth - Axis Healthcare Group) Adamu has over a decade of experience in nursing. She has worked in different facets of mental health including inpatient care at a behavioral health hospital. She has extensive outpatient experience providing care to active duty patients and their dependents. She treats patients ages 5 and up that suffer from depression, anxiety, PTSD, trauma, mood disorders, schizophrenia, ADHD, and other mental health disorders. Her approach utilizes active listening, multiple modalities of psychodynamic, psychotherapy and medication management to treat her patients.