Welcome to Veridian Behavioral Health

Welcome to Veridian Behavioral Health, a multi-disciplinary center offering dedicated quality mental health care. Veridian is part of the behavioral health department of Salina Regional Health Center.

As part of SRHC, we offer a full continuum of care for Central Kansas.

Many of Veridian's services are geared toward individuals and families who are struggling with common life problems such as depression, anxiety, marital problems, parent-child conflicts or grief and loss. Our services are provided in a convenient and comfortable, private office setting.

Veridian psychiatrists provide direct care in an office setting while actively serving in various settings, such as intensive outpatient care, inpatient care in Salina Regional Health Center and in nursing homes.

Veridian psychologists provide a range of testing that assists in the delivery of care for all our clientele. We also have a wide range of experienced psychotherapists licensed at the highest clinical levels within their professions as marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, and social workers.

The Truth about Lying

For your birthday, your aunt knits you a sweater that is, well, downright hideous. You tell her, 1) I'd go out in an army blanket before wearing that; 2) It would look better on a peacock; or 3) It's beautiful, Aunt Sylvia! I really need a sweater.
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Sports and Music: Both Good for Kids

Both sports and music programs offer many benefits and help to prepare children for future success.
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Morning Medical

Learn about the services offered at Veridian Behavioral Health in the Morning Medical.
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Getting the Most from a Mental Health Support Group

If you’re suffering from depression, anxiety, or another mental health problem, you can find support by visiting an online support group. Mental health support groups offer support, understanding, and helpful information to people struggling with depression, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, and other conditions.

Many towns have face-to-face support groups. People who don’t live near such meetings have another choice: They can visit online support groups, chat rooms, and message boards. If you’re interested in joining an online support group, the following ideas can help you find one. Read More ...


Keeping Envy and Jealousy Under Control

When someone gets a raise or a special perk, can you say congratulations and mean it? Or do you seethe inside and think, "That really should have been mine?"

Feelings of resentment at another's good fortune have been around since recorded history. These feelings commonly take two forms, envy and jealousy. Envy rears its ugly head when someone has a thing or benefit you want for yourself -- a bigger office, a bigger paycheck, a special privilege. Read More ...

Meet Stephanie Sutton

Stephanie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over five years experience working across the psychiatric continuum of care. She enjoys working with children, teenagers, and adults. She has over 15 years experience working with prenatal moms, children, and parents of children birth to five.

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Keep Anxiety from Controlling Your Life

Everyone worries and feels anxious at times. But if you suffer from severe anxiety, it can threaten to take over your life.

The sleepless nights that precede meetings with your boss are exhausting and can interfere with your work. Fretting for days about an ambiguous comment from a friend or an unanswered email can take a toll on your relationships. And when accompanied by depression, anxiety can stop you in your tracks.

If you are suffering from depression and anxiety, seek medical help — depression is a disease that needs to be treated. Read more ...


Keeping Your Anger Under Control

Anger is a natural, and sometimes healthy, emotion. Unfortunately, if anger is handled the wrong way, it can damage relationships and affect professional and social growth. Learning where your anger comes from and how to deal with it can help lead to a happier, more productive life. Read More ...