Professional Resources

As a professional provider of services or support to a child or adolescent with a mental illness, you know the value of having resources at your fingertips for all the clients and families you serve. Additionally, you want to work with an array of treatment organizations and professionals that deliver great clinical expertise who deliver great customer service.  At Midwest Center for Youth and Families, we can help you accomplish both of these goals, and more:

Clinical Experience

Customer Service

Positive Outcomes

Our hope is that Midwest Center for Youth and Families—and our Residential DBT Program—will become a preferred resource for you

To assist in your search for the best treatment alternative for the children and families you serve, we’ve included some valuable resources and links that professionals find useful:

Internet Resources

AACRC (American Association Children’s Residential Centers) 

Action Alliance (Nation Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention)

Mental Health America 

NACBH (National Association for children’s Behavioral Health) 

NAMI (National Alliance of the Mentally Ill) 

NATSAP (National Association for Therapeutic Schools and Programs) 

Community Relations Resources

Please feel free to contact us if you need additional information or you want to talk to someone about options for the child and family you are serving. Additionally, you may find support and answers by visiting our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

Staff Member Area of Service Contact Info

Brandy Clark,

Director of Business Development

 All States

Phone (888) 629-3471, Ext 453

Email: [email protected]

Meilssa Figueroa, Community Relations Representative

 Indiana & Ohio

Office: (888) 629-3471, Ext 480

Email: [email protected]

Alexandra Konefall, Community Relations Representative

 Chicago, Kentucky, & Tennessee

Office: (888) 629-3471, Ext 103

Email: [email protected]

Melinda Runyon, Director of Intake

All referrals

Office: (888) 629-3471, Ext 116

Email: [email protected]

Katie Lerch,  Intake Specialist

 All referrals

Office: (888) 629-3471, Ext 106

Email:

[email protected]

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