Welcome to Personalized Behavioral Health, conveniently located near 28th and Fairlawn, in Topeka, Kansas.This is a private mental health treatment practice that provides medication management for adults and seniors. My goals are to provide client-centered care to help mange their mental health. My mission is to help clients to accomplish these goals in a painless, compassionate, and efficient way.
I understand that many people have anxiety about meeting a new provider, so I provide enough time at initial consultation to hear your story so that I can understand how to best meet your needs. I created a soothing environment and a scheduling system that never keeps you waiting long. By combining a caring environment, medication management, and therapy; I strive to give my clients the most holistic care possible.
Dana Meinhardt, MSN, APRN-BC
I have worked in the psychiatric field since 1989; I began my career working on a Senior Diagnostic Unit for 7 years. I have always enjoyed working with this population. The second half of my career I have worked on inpatient acute psychiatric units and a Substance Abuse recovery unit at the Colmery O'Neil VA Medical Center.
After graduating from KU-Medical school August 2015, I took a position at Pawnee Mental Health. I since have recently returned to Topeka to work at Stormont Vail Outpatient clinic 4 days a week.
I began my career working as a Nurse aide and LPN from 1989-1993 while working on Senior Diagnostic Unit, then studied at Baker School of Nursing at Stormont Vail and received my R.N. in 1994. In 2002, I completed my B.S. in Organizational Management & Leadership at Friends University.
In 2015, I graduated from University of Kansas Medical School from the Psychiatric- Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program. Began APRN at Pawnee Mental Health in Manhattan, Ks.
When not striving to keep my patients happy and healthy, I enjoy spending time with my family (including 5 grandchildren), kayaking and traveling.
- Licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse by the Kansas State Board of Nursing
- Board -Certified: Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Life span).