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Trever Krehbiel, MD
Medical Doctor

Dr. Trever Krehbiel, MD is a mental health specialist practicing in the Wichita, Kansas area since completing his residency in psychiatry in 2011 at The University of Kansas.  He completed medical school at the University of Oklahoma in 2007 and returned to the Wichita area to raise his family.  Dr. Krehbiel, MD has been heavily involved in the rural mental health centers, and to some extent the local hospitals and has now begun involvement in more specialized treatment for Treatment Resistant Depression with Intravenous Ketamine Infusions.  Dr. Krehbiel has affiliated with Via Christi Hospital, Newton Medical Center and continues to provide medical oversight as well as patient care at many of the local rural mental health centers including:  South Central Mental Health Counseling Center, Sumner Mental Health Center, Four County Mental Health Center, and Iroquois Mental Health Center. Kansas Mental Health Medicine is the newest clinic involvement for Dr Krehbiel, MD and he's excited to be offering advanced treatments for depression and anxiety at multiple locations across Kansas.

Undergraduate:

Kansas State University, Bachelors in Life Sciences

Medical Degree:

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Residency:

University of Kansas School of Medicine

Locations: East Wichita, Overland Park, Lawrence, West Wichita

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Jennifer Hubbard
MSN, PMHNP-BC

Jennifer Hubbard, MSN, PMHNP-BC is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.   She has spent her nursing career working in the field of psychiatry.  This includes psychiatric pharmaceutical research, community mental health, inpatient facilities and teaching in the undergraduate and graduate nursing program at Wichita State University.  Jennifer is proud to be an alumnus of Wichita State University where she completed her Bachelor and Graduate degrees.  Jennifer is passionate about helping those with Treatment-Resistant Depression and is excited to be involved in novel treatment approaches at Kansas Mental Health Medicine.  In addition to her work here at KMHM, Jennifer provides medication management and health education to adults and adolescents at South Central Mental Health Counseling Center. 

Undergraduate Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Wichita State University
 
Graduate Degree:
Master of Science in Nursing, Wichita State University

Locations: East Wichita, West Wichita

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Kurt Leis
MSN, APRN, BC

Kurt Leis is an experienced psychiatric clinical nurse specialist (APRN) with over 15 years experience in the field and is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Mental Health/Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist.  He has worked in both the private practice and hospital setting.  At Kansas Mental Health Medicine, Kurt works diligently with patients to provide medication evaluation and management for adults with diagnoses including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and ADHD.  Kurt studied and obtained a Bachelors of Arts in Human Biology at the University of Kansas and his Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Bethel College.  From there he further honed his skills with a Masters of Science in Nursing from Wichita State University.  Kurt is excited to be part of a team of providers at KMHM exploring new and advanced treatment options for today’s mental health challenges.
 
Undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor of Arts in Human Biology, University of Kansas
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bethel College
 
Graduate degree:
Master of Science in Nursing, Wichita State University

Locations: West Wichita

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Stanley Battles
APRN, PMHNP-BC

Stanley Battles, APRN, PMHNP-BC, was born and raised in the Kansas City Metropolitan area where he continues to live and work. Stan has over 9 years experience in health care working in areas such as emergency medicine, med-surg, and behavioral health. He received his bachelor’s degree in nursing from Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences and his master’s in nursing with an emphasis in psychiatry and mental health from Saint Louis University. As a practitioner I am passionate about (CAM) complementary and alternative medicine therapies, pharmacology, and psychotherapy. My personal philosophy as it pertains to treatment, is that there is a place for the promotion of cultural pluralism respecting the diverse cultural aspects of health and illness.

Undergraduate:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences

Medical Degree:

Master of Science in Nursing, Emphasis in Psychiatry & Mental Health, Saint Louis University

Locations: Lawrence, Overland Park

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Tera Price
PMHMP-BC

Tera Price, PMHMP-BC, is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Wichita State University and a Master's of Science in Nursing from the University of Kansas Medical Center. Tera has gained her experience and passion for mental health working in various settings over her career.  Those include the acute hospital setting providing emergency psychiatric care, long and short-term residential treatment (PRTF), youth group homes and outpatient medication management in rural community mental health centers.  She continues to provide services at both South Central Mental Health Center and Sumner Mental Health Center serving children, adolescents, and adults. Tera is passionate about building a treatment plan that will meet each individual’s unique and personal health goals and enjoys working in collaboration with community providers including but not limited to primary care providers, therapists, and school systems to provide integrated and comprehensive care of diagnoses such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar disorder, OCD and neurodevelopmental disorders such as ADHD and symptoms co-occurring with ASD and ID. Tera is excited to be a part of the KMHM team offering novel approaches to treatment resistant depression and individualized medication management.

Undergraduate Degree:
Bachelor of Science, Wichita State University
 
Graduate Degree:
Master's of Science in Nursing, University of Kansas Medical Center

Locations: West Wichita

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Kalie Shanks
MSN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-C

Kalie Shanks, MSN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-C, is both a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She has a diverse nursing background and has worked in trauma, orthopedics, urology, nursing education, and mental health. She has held previous appointments at North Kansas City Hospital, the Mayo Clinic, and Texas A&M International University. Kalie enjoys providing medication management for patients with all sorts of mental health disorders. She is particularly interested in caring for those who are part of the LGBTQ community and providing advanced treatments such as IV ketamine and intranasal esketamine to those with treatment resistant depression. In her spare time she enjoys fishing, working out, and spending time with her family. 
 
Undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Missouri Southern State University
 
Graduate degree:

Master of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner, Grand Canyon University

Post-Master’s Certificate - PMHNP, UT Health San Antonio

Locations: Overland Park, Lawrence

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Tracy Caldwell
APRN-BC

Tracy Caldwell, MSN, PMHNP-BC is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She received her undergraduate degree from Wichita State University and her graduate degree from Maryville University in St. Louis, MO. After several years of hospital nursing in different specialty areas, Tracy decided to pursue her passion to provide mental health education and medication management to those in need. Tracy has a special place in her heart for children and adolescents but has no intention of giving up her adults who continue to teach her about life and the human spirit. Tracy believes she has found her home in psychiatric care and feels privileged to participate in her patients’ care. Tracy also provides medication management for South Central Mental Health Counseling Center.

Undergraduate:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Wichita State University

Medical Degree:

Master of Science in Nursing, Maryville University

Locations: East Wichita

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Sarah Blosser
APRN, BC

Sarah Blosser, APRN, BC is a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who graduated with an Associate's Degree in Nursing from Hesston College in 2014, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Kansas in 2016, and a Master of Science in Nursing from Maryville University in 2020.  She has a vast experience ranging from child to geriatric psychiatry and has worked both in the inpatient, and outpatient care settings treating a variety of mental health needs.  Most recently, Sarah's true interest and passion is being involved in the advanced treatments offered at KMHM including both IV Ketamine and Intranasal Esketamine Treatments for those afflicted by depression and anxiety.  

Undergraduate Degree:
Associates Degree in Nursing from Hesston College,

Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Kansas
 
Graduate Degree:
Master of Science in Nursing from Maryville University

Locations: East Wichita

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Candace Diemart
MSN, PMHNP-BC

Candace Diemart, MSN, PMHNP-BC, is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She began her nursing career in a psychiatric intensive care unit caring for individuals with mental illness who were also medically unstable. She then went on to work as a nurse in a trauma/surgical ICU, where she continued to advocate for the mental health and well-being of the patients and families she cared for. Candace received both of her undergraduate degrees from Wichita State University and her Master’s degree from University of Missouri Kansas City. She is passionate about mental health and is excited to be a part of helping those with treatment resistant depression. In addition to providing ketamine/esketamine treatments, Candace also provides medication management at both KMHM and South Central Mental Health Counseling Center for patients with depression, anxiety, OCD, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, ADHD, and more. She is qualified to treat patients of all ages but has a special interest in children and adolescents.


Undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor of Science in Public Health Sciences, Wichita State University

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Wichita State University


 
Graduate degree:
Master of Science in Nursing, University of Missouri Kansas City

Locations: East Wichita