Oyer joins team to offer eating disorder treatment
As Park Center grows to meet the needs of a complex community, it is our pleasure to introduce a new member to the Park Center organization. Dr. Laura Oyer is a psychologist specializing in the treatment of eating disorders. She is overseeing the creation of a new Park Center Intensive…
Allen County opens Sober Living Pilot
Local and state collaborators marked the opening of the Allen County Sober Living Pilot with a ribbon cutting ceremony at Choices, 1610 Spy Run Ave. in Fort Wayne, Ind. Indiana Senator Jim Merritt and Allen County Superior Court Judge Wendy Davis cut the ribbon to commemorate the event on July…
Why We Are Better Together
June 2019 – Park Center has developed a public service announcement in response to increased loss of life from “Deaths of Despair”. Deaths of Despair fall into 3 categories. They are problems people often do not address properly because of social misunderstanding. However, these problems are medical in nature…
Intern seeks quality education through Park Center programs
What is it like to be an intern at Park Center? Jaida Reece has spent the past six months as an MSW intern at the Inpatient Unit, a 16-bed facility that provides assistance to seriously mentally ill adults in need of hospitalization. Below, Jaida discusses her experience at Park Center, her journey into social work, and the advice she gives to future interns.
Park Center participates in cutting edge intervention
The Early Break Psychosis Project integrates the newest technology in telemedicine with treatment approaches confirmed by the national RAISE (Recovery After an Initial Schizophrenia Episode) Connection study and specialized research expertise anchored at IU Medical School and long-established central Indiana health care system, Eskenazi Health.