Regional Mental Health Resources

The Mathis family established Katie’s Way to provide services that promote social-emotional development, prevent development of mental health challenges, and address social-emotional problems that currently exist. We do this by using evidence-based strategies as well as innovative therapy programs that specialize in serving children and young adults.

Founded on November 19, 1956, Pawnee Mental Health Services is a private, not-for-profit organization licensed by the state of Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) as a community mental health center, one of 26 in the state of Kansas. Pawnee is also a licensed by the state of Kansas Department of Addiction and Prevention Services (AAPS) as a Substance Abuse treatment facility.

Pawnee offers a wide range of outpatient services for children, adolescents and adults experiencing concerns related to their emotional and mental health as well as to their alcohol or drug use. Pawnee offers services for people looking for short term assistance with general problems related to their life and relationships. Pawnee also offers services for people looking for help with serious mental health or substance abuse issues.

Pawnee Mental Health Services serves all based on medical necessity, regardless of age, race, color, national origin, disability, or ability to pay, and offers a range of outpatient services including individual, marital, family and group therapy, medication evaluation and management, case management, individual and group psychosocial rehabilitation services, emergency services, and consultation and education.

Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations such as natural disasters, emergencies and pandemics. During COVID-19, public health recommendations such as social distancing and face coverings may increase feelings of isolation, stress and anxiety; however, these actions are necessary to reduce the spread of the disease.

Explore these resources to find the support you need to reduce stress and keep yourself and your loved ones healthy.