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For Immediate Release

Easterseals Arkansas Partners with Pinnacle Pointe Behavioral Healthcare

Little Rock, Ark., June 1, 2021

Media Contact:
Jillian Jacuzzi

Easterseals Arkansas and Pinnacle Pointe Behavioral Healthcare are proud to announce they have partnered to offer mental health services onsite or via telehealth to individuals served by Easterseals.

Pinnacle Pointe now offers individual, family and group therapy to Easterseals clients at the Center for Training and Wellness. Medication management or psychiatric evaluations will also be offered by a psychiatrist if clinically indicated or desired by the client or family. Qualified Behavioral Health Provider (QBHP) support services can also be offered to provide additional support and resources for those with higher needs.

“We are excited to add behavioral health services to the array of services provided at our Center for Training and Wellness. The integration of this new service will further support the overall health, wellness and independence of the adults we serve,” said Ron Ekstrand, CEO of Easterseals Arkansas.

“Pinnacle Pointe is eager to enter this journey with Easterseals. Aligning our expertise and resources to meet the needs of individuals in our community will allow each of our organizations to bring what we do best into a collaborative relationship – a relationship that creates a more comprehensive approach to treating the whole person and improving their state of wellness,” said Shane Frazier, CEO of Pinnacle Point Behavioral Healthcare.

About Easterseals Arkansas

Easterseals Arkansas provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities. Easterseals Arkansas has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families, live better lives for more than 75 years. From child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities, Easterseals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life's challenges and achieve personal goals.

About Pinnacle Point Behavioral Healthcare

Pinnacle Pointe Behavioral Healthcare System is committed to consistently delivering quality behavioral healthcare with integrity to children and teens in collaboration with parents, caregivers, guardians and community professionals. Our dedication to the highest standard of quality helped us attain the prestigious Governor’s Quality Achievement Award. This award recognizes Pinnacle Pointe’s commitment to and practice of quality principles through a thorough process of excellence.


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