Caring for our patients is the core of our work here at the Borum and we have a dedicated team of providers ready to do just that. Call 617.457.8140 to learn more or to make an appointment.
Rebecca Henderson, LICSW comes to the Sidney Borum Jr. Health Center after working in a supportive housing program for formerly homeless adults living with HIV and struggling with substance use. Her interests include substance abuse counseling and working with people living with HIV. She believes humor is a crucial part of any therapeutic relationship. She has worked in homeless shelters, permanent housing, in-patient treatment programs and the VA. She received her MSW from Boston University School of Social Work.
Erwin Ilano, MD, Attending Psychiatrist, brings extensive experience in pediatric psychiatry to the Borum. He has worked at Fenway Health since 1998 and practiced at the Lowell Youth Treatment Center from 1998 to 2004. He joined the Borum’s staff in 2010 and is trained in general and child/adolescent psychiatry and is Board Eligible in Adult and Child Psychiatry.
Story Stephenson, MSW, LICSW, has been providing individual and group therapy services through JRI Health, the SBHC, and at the Boston Living Center since 2002. Besides her training in clinical social work, Story has a background in mind/body therapies, holistic and spiritually based psychotherapy, and substance abuse treatment. Areas of special clinical interest include living with HIV, depression, substance use, trauma recovery, and adventure-based therapy. Story seeks work with people of all genders and sexualities.
Ralph Vetters, MD is Medical Director of the Sidney Borum Jr. Health Center and was trained in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital and the Boston Medical Center and graduated from the Harvard Medical School in 2003. He started working at the Borum in July of 2006 and is interested in adolescent health care, health care for homeless youth, and primary care for gay, lesbian, bisexual, queer and transgender youth. He speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish. He lives in Somerville.