Archive for October 2009

Prairie View Hires Psychiatrist Mercedes Perales, M.D.

Newton, Kan. – It is with joy that Prairie View announces the hiring of adolescent psychiatrist Mercedes Perales, M.D. Her many years of experience in the field, including substantial teaching experience, will immediately benefit Prairie View. “I have consistently focused my teachings in the area of inpatient and outpatient adolescent psychiatry,” said Perales regarding her…

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Prairie View to Sponsor “What’s Happening to Our Kids in Kansas?” Part IV

Newton, Kan. – In reaction to the increasing number of drug endangered youth across Kansas, Prairie View will sponsor a two day conference, “What’s Happening to Our Kids in Kansas?” Part IV, Oct. 29 and 30 in McPherson and Hutchinson, respectively. Commander Lori Moriarty (retired), executive director National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children (NADEC), will…

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Walker Becomes Social Work Discipline Head

Newton, Kan. – Barbara Walker, LSCSW, has accepted a new role as social work discipline head at Prairie View. As social work discipline head, Walker will provide leadership in the executive committee of the Medical and Behavioral Sciences staff. In addition to clinical expertise, Walker has administrative knowledge in quality management, risk management and compliance-related…

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