Michelle Reid

Scientific Committee Members

Psychiatrist . CNS Healthcare Detroit .


• Chief Medical Officer at CNS Healthcare (CNS). CNS is an outpatient mental health provider with a
$24 plus million budget, serving over 7,500 children, adolescents, adults and older adults with
mental disorders including substance use disorders.
• Instrumental in the growth of CNS, assisting with securing a over $10 million in Substance Abuse
and Mental Health Services Administration Grants for Primary and Behavioral Health Care
Integration and is a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic.
• Implemented several initiatives including:
Medication Assisted Treatment
Telepsychiatry services
Electronic prescribing for controlled substances
Integrating the Michigan Prescription Drug Monitoring Program into the electronic health record
Securing over $412,657.29 in incentive payments from participation in the Medicaid Promoting
Interoperability, Medicare Merit-Based Incentive Payment System and various commercial
• American Psychiatric Association, Trustee-A-Large, May 2020 through April 2023.
• Served in various leadership roles in professional organizations including the American College of
Psychiatrists, American Psychiatric Association, Michigan Psychiatric Society, Detroit Medical
Society, Wayne County Medical Society, Oakland County Medical Society and Michigan State
Medical Society. Currently, she is Area IV Representative to the American Psychiatric Association
Assembly for the Michigan Psychiatric Association. At the APA, Dr. Reid has also served as the
Chair of the Committee of Black Psychiatrists, a member of the Council on Minority Mental Health
and Health Disparities and as a representative of the Board of Trustees at the American
Psychiatric Association. Additionally, she has served as the President of the Michigan Psychiatric
Society, a District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association.
• BA from Fisk University and MD from Meharry Medical College, both in Nashville, Tennessee.
Internship and psychiatric residency at Wayne State University, Department of Psychiatry and
Behavioral Neurosciences at the Detroit Psychiatric Institute and the Detroit Medical Center.
Board certified in psychiatry and neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
• Dr. Reid has been a member of the Great Lakes Chapter of the Links, Inc. since 1983 and served
as the Vice President, Parliamentarian, Co-Chair of the Fundraising Event, and a member of the
Health and Human Services Committee, Evaluation and Membership Committees. She has been a
presenter at the Central Area Conference on Mental Health in Cincinnati, OH and Nashville, TN.