Michiana Behavioral Health Welcomes Clinical Director


Michiana Behavioral Health is proud to announce and welcome Rachel Njuguna, Ph.D. as the Clinical Director. Dr. Njuguna will provide leadership and supervision to all clinical staff including Social Workers/Therapists, Activity Therapy and Education departments as well as work in collaboration with both medical and administrative staff.

She joins the team from Mid-America Psychological and Counseling Services in Merrillville, Indiana where she worked for five years providing psychological services for children and families and conducting diagnostic assessments for children and adults.

Dr. Njuguna also comes to Michiana Behavioral Health Services with over 27 years of experience in mental health services. She has held positions as a Program Director, Lead Therapist/Clinical Coordinator, Staff Psychologist, Senior Program Director and a clinician. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Education and master’s degree in Art Therapy and Psychology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She attained her doctoral degree from Northeastern University in Boston and Postdoctoral studies at Harvard University.

We look forward to having Dr. Njuguna on the MBH team!

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