The first steps to addiction treatment will be some of the hardest you'll ever take - and potentially the most rewarding.
Healthy Minds is hiring! We're looking for a Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Counselor who is a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) in the state of Nevada to join our growing team. Is that you?
Imagine this: the sun is shining, the temperature is perfect, and you are sitting in your lawn chair barbecuing hamburgers and hotdogs waiting for it to get dark so you can watch the fireworks to celebrate America’s birthday. You look to your left, then you look to your right and everyone has a cold drink [...]
Clinical Director, Melissa Paller, and Medical Director, Dr. Lisa Durette, on ABC News 13' Las Vegas Morning Blend show discussing Healthy Minds' new Substance Use Disorder program. We're thrilled to announce that Healthy Minds was featured on ABC News' 13 Las Vegas Morning Blend show this morning! Our Clinical Director, Melissa Paller, and [...]
The Khurana family, who now call Las Vegas home. Sid Khurana’s childhood didn’t resemble that of most other psychiatrists practicing in the United States. He was born and raised in the northern state of Punjab, India, just west of the border with Pakistan. He grew up speaking four languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi, and [...]
By Dr. Lisa Durette, MD, DFAPA, DFAACAP Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Medical Director at Healthy Minds This article originally appeared in the May/June 2018 addition of AACAP News, a publication of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Systems of Care (SOC) - the very topic often evokes eye rolls and sarcasm. [...]
A Dire Problem In Las Vegas, Substance Use Disorders Are Treatable Las Vegas, Nevada, May 15, 2018 – Recognizing a dire community need, Healthy Minds is announcing the launch of its new Substance Use Disorder (SUD) program. Spearheaded by Melissa Paller, LCSW, Healthy Minds’ Clinical Director, the program aims to take a holistic, multidisciplinary [...]
Imagine this: it’s the 1970s. You’re a young girl of Chinese, Portuguese, and Hawaiian descent living in Hawaii, your cultural home. Your parents move from Hawaii to rural Idaho, where you’re now one of two children in the whole school with dark skin. You primarily speak Hawaiian Pidgin English, a creole language, ensuring that you’re [...]
Healthy Minds is proud to announce that our Medical Director, Dr. Lisa Durette, has been nominated for a 2018 Las Vegas Top Doc award by My Vegas Magazine. Dr. Durette, MD, DFAPA, DFAACAP, has previously been awarded Las Vegas Top Doc six times. The Healthy Minds' team gets to see Dr. Durette's dedication to [...]