Ben Wertheim

Ben Wertheim, MA LPC, Intensive Care Manager, works with Beacon Health Options frequent visitor program in conjunction with Hartford Hospital's Behavioral Health Emergency Room to support Medicaid members reducing visits to the ER and connecting to care. Starting his clinical practice working with families in home crisis counseling, Mr. Wertheim has worked in various clinical settings, including outpatient, intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization programs for eating disorders, and closely with various hospitals across the state of Connecticut. He received his bachelor's in English from Cal Poly, and master’s in Counseling from Denver Seminary.