Fairfax, MO – Community Hospital-Fairfax is pleased to welcome local, familiar face, Chelsea Miller, PLPC, as the new Program Therapist at the Senior Life Solutions program. Miller is the second therapist to join the team, along with Sarah Watkins, LPC, Program Therapist who started April of 2016. Having two Program Therapists on board will allow the Senior Life Solutions program to expand the number of patients served.
Miller is returning to Fairfax after spending time in Kansas City as a mental health therapist. She earned her B.A. in Psychology with minors in Sociology and Human Development/Family Studies from the University of Missouri-Columbia and received her Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
“Providing mental health services in a rural community has been a long-term goal of mine, and I am honored to have the opportunity to return to my hometown and provide these services as a part of the team at Community Hospital-Fairfax’s Senior Life Solutions,” Miller said.
Senior Life Solutions, an intensive outpatient group therapy program, is designed to meet the unique needs of older adults over the age of 65 struggling with depression and anxiety often related to aging.
Miller added, “The importance of providing mental health services and resources to seniors is apparent, and I am thankful that our community has a program like Senior Life Solutions.”
Anyone can refer individuals to the program including family members, physicians, or other health professionals. For information on Community Hospital-Fairfax’s Senior Life Solutions program, call (660) 686-2319 or visit www.fairfaxmed.com.
ABOUT SENIOR LIFE SOLUTIONS
Founded in 2003, Psychiatric Medical Care (PMC) operates inpatient and outpatient programs located in rural communities across the country. Founder and Chief Medical Officer, James A. Greene, M.D., a geriatric psychiatrist, was born and raised in a rural community, which today hosts a rural hospital. He developed PMC with the sole mission to improve the quality of life of older adults living in rural communities. PMC, which operates the Senior Life Solutions outpatient program and Green Oak Behavioral Health inpatient facilities, is one of the largest geriatric mental health management companies within rural hospitals across the United States.