How we choose our providers

Each provider must meet and follow strict guidelines to join and remain on our panel.  Charles Nechtem Associates, Inc. network providers must:

  • Be skilled in diagnostics, crisis intervention and chemical dependency
  • Have current licensure
  • Have current liability insurance
  • Be available for appointments within 72 hours (24 hours for emergencies)
  • Have a practice style consistent with our orientation toward short-term strategic treatment
  • Provide a DSM-IV diagnosis and formal treatment plan for all individuals seeking mental health and/or substance abuse treatment
  • Be available to work on weekends

In order to join our network, providers must meet all qualifications listed above as well as provide:

  • A completed rate agreement
  • Completed Provider Questionnaire
  • Tax identification number
  • Copy of current licensure 
  • Proof of liability
  • W-9 Form, signed and dated
  • Updated resume