Chief Operating Officer, Grand Lake Mental Health Center
Josh Cantwell serves as Chief Operating Officer at Grand Lake Mental Health Center, Inc. (GLMHC). During his more than a decade of service, he has held many clinical and administrative roles. He has been instrumental in the development and oversite of multiple innovative programs, including Grand Lake Mental Health Center's 24/7 treatment model. This model utilizes mobile technology and numerous levels of care to provide instant, face-to-face access to treatment and assessment when and where it is needed. The model focuses on treating individuals in the least restrictive environment and has produced significant outcomes related to the reduction of psychiatric hospitalizations for those living in Northeastern and Northcentral Oklahoma. Josh is a firm believer in the philosophy that the impossible is just the possible that is yet to be tamed. Josh has created and published over 20 therapeutic games focusing on mental health and substance use issues. Josh holds a master's degree in Social Work from The University of Oklahoma. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and a Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist.