Fernand Gautier, M.D. has practiced as a Psychiatrist for 20 years. He has a wide array of experience and has worked in both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings. Dr. Gautier is available to see clients ages 14 and older. He is licensed to prescribe Suboxone treatment and truly appreciates the opportunity to help those who are struggling with an opioid addiction. He wants them to gain and maintain recovery so they can enjoy a more fulfilling life. Opioid Dependence is a challenging and complicated condition that is plaguing our Country. Dr. Gautier is here to help.
Barbara Winkleman, D.O. is a Psychiatrist who is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She brings to Compass 10 years of experience treating clients with Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, and Schizophrenia. In addition to practicing in the community mental health setting, she has also worked inside the primary care setting and knows both the value and importance of having strong working relationship with the primary care physician to help treat the whole person. Dr. Winkleman treats clients in all Compass sites via telepsychiatry.
Khristy Guebara, is a Board Certified Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She has been working as a Nurse Practitioner since 2003. Her primary practice is with Adults who have been diagnosed with a Severe and Persistent Mental Illness. Khristy is currently the Director of both our Garden City and Dodge City Community Support Services Programs. She has experience in both the inpatient and outpatient treatment setting. Khristy is also responsible for the Compass Haven House , a program for children in crisis or State/Police Protective Custody.
When Khristy is not working, she very much enjoys her time with her kids and grandkids.
Donna Powers has been a Practicing Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner since 1999. Donna spends her mornings working at St. Catherine Hospital Behavioral Health Services Unit (a collaborative effort between SCH and Compass). She then provides services at the Garden City Compass site in the afternoons. Donna loves helping her clients find the correct treatment to fit their individual needs.
Donna has been heard saying “I have been doing this work for 18 years and still love what I do.” She means every word of this. Donna uses humor when appropriate and her experience is a benefit that she shares with other providers in our organization. She loves to teach her clients and coworkers to be the very best at whatever they accede to. She enjoys really getting to know her clients. Donna will see clients from age 6 years to 100+ years old.
When she is not working she enjoys her photography, her two German Shepherds, her Grandchildren and remodeling her home here in Garden City.
Tracy is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse who is passionate about caring for the whole person. Coping with chronic health problems can take a toll on a person’s mental health. Working with medically complex clients, Tracy has helped people find wellness in the context of chronic health problems. Tracy is a strong advocate for involving her clients in their treatment by talking to them about the challenges they encounter along the path to wellness. Tracy consults and coordinates creative treatment plans along with other member’s of the clients healthcare team both within Compass and with outside providers.
Tracy enjoys working with people of all ages, including children starting at age six. Tracy has a clinical interest in geriatrics and long term care, autistic children and adults, people with intellectual disabilities, and again, people with chronic physical health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer, just to name a few.
Tracy is a strong advocate of applying evidence based practice principles in her treatment recommendations. To keep current, Tracy maintains national board certification in both physical and mental health care, attends educational conferences, researches scientific journals and is pursing her Doctorate degree in Nursing.
Tracy is available for diagnostic evaluations, one time consultations, second opinions, and longer term medication management. Tracy can help reduce the cost of mental health treatment by recommending effective, lower cost, alternative treatment options, and connecting clients with resources including genetic testing to evaluate psychiatric drug metabolism.