Bridging The Gap Between Health and Education
(860) 291-9787

Goodwin Health Center

GHC Medical Care

    Primary Care Services & Preventative Health Care Services

  • physical exams, immunizations, laboratory tests,
    nutrition and exercise counseling, weight
    management, cholesterol management, hypertension,
    and specialty referrals
    Acute Care of Common Injuries & Illnesses

  • Cold, flu, allergies, conjunctivitis, ear infections, sore
    throats, sinus infections, skin problems, lacerations,
    Incision and Drainages, gastrointestinal issues,
    diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted
    illnesses, and asthma

GHC Behavioral Health Services

  • Counseling- Individual, group, family, psycho-
    educational, Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Educational group therapy
  • Behavioral risk assessments and screenings
  • Case management and outreach services
  • Referral services and administrative consults
  • Support groups- anger management, bereavement,
    smoking cessation substance abuse, healthy
    relationships, academic focus


Nicholas DeSorboNicholas DeSorbo, MSN, APRN, FNP_C, AGACNP-BC

  • US Army Veteran- Trained in combat life saving
  • Graduated Northwestern BSN program in 2012
  • 5 years as an RN in Trauma, ER, and ICU
  • Master’s Degree University of South Alabama
  • Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner & Adult-Gero Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
    Specialized training as an Emergency Nurse Practitioner.

Behavioral Health

Latoya WatsonLatoya Watson, LCSW

  • Earned a Masters in Social Work in 2009 from the University of Connecticut
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 2014 for the State of CT
  • Trained in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy
  • and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

  • Formal training in crisis intervention and work history with Mobile Crisis
    teams throughout the state

Case Management

Carisa SanchezCarisa Sanchez, BA Goodwin Health Center Case Manager

  • Earned a Bachelors in Psychology
  • Currently enrolled in a MSW program at University of St. Joseph
  • Familiar with community resources
  • Point person for referrals to the GHC

Accepted Insurance

  • Anthem Blue/Cross
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthcare

*Questions about your insurance or need help in obtaining insurance? Call GHC for assistance at 860-219-1790

Pending Contracts

  • ConnectiCare
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Oxford

Frequently Asked Questions

Coming soon…

Contact Information

Goodwin Health Center
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am-4pm

For questions please contact us at 860-219-1790

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