Heritage Program Hires New Director

January 14, 2011

Kimberly Nation, Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP) and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) has been hired by Diamond Heritage to manage the Heritage Program for Seniors at Valley County Health System.  Nation replaces Mary Jane Drake who retired in October after five years with the program.

Kimberly received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and her Master of Arts in Education at Chadron State College.  Previously she worked for the Nebraska Department of Probation as a Problem Solving Court Coordinator.  She also has extensive experience in mental health counseling.

The VCHS Heritage Program for Seniors is a behavioral health program that provides individualized treatment for older adults who suffer from psychiatric, emotional or behavioral disorders.  For more information, call 308.728.4340.