Mental Health Provider Staff

All professionals at Independent Behavioral Health Group maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the mental health field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.


Nikhil Vora, MD
Mental Health Provider in Flint, MI
Independent Behavioral Health Group

Dr. Nikhil Vora is a Medical Director at IBHG. He is Board Certified in Adult, Child, and Adolescent Psychiatry. He graduated from B.T. Medical College in India. He has done his Residency in Psychiatry at Medical College of Ohio then he finished fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Medical College of Ohio in 1988. He is a practicing psychiatrist since 1988. His primary interest is in Psychopharmacology. He does psychiatric evaluations and Medication Management for children, adolescents, and adults.


JoAnne Ingram, LMSW

JoAnne’s professional tool-box comes loaded with an array of specialized modalities which bring immediate help to personal issues and circumstances. She has served both individuals and groups. She offers co-compliant treatment plans that offer options, strength, and recovery. Since 1999, Joanne has provided crisis counseling and child advocacy services as well as designing, implementing and leading substance abuse groups to a wide range of cultural and situational diversity. With open mind, heart, and arms she lovingly offers safety and reassurance that life can and will take a turn toward better. Whether your need is third-party related or personal and circumstantial, your first appointment with JoAnne will provide clarity where there is confusion and hope where there is despair. Based in the greater Flint and Fenton area she is available for private sessions and to organize and lead specialized groups.

Karen Vedrody, LMSW 

Karen is a Clinical Social Worker Specialist in Flint, Michigan. She graduated with honors in 1967. Having more than 51 years of diverse experiences, especially in CLINICAL SOCIAL WORK. 


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