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By Jessie Wagoner jessie@emporia.com Jan 14, 2017 Updated Jan 14, 2017 When an individual experiences a psychiatric emergency and is a danger to themselves or others, they will receive the most appropriate healthcare in a psychiatric hospital. However, the number of beds available at psychiatric… Read More

By Jessie Wagoner jessie@emporia.comDec 23, 2016 Editors note: We have had several readers present questions about the CrossWinds Counseling and Wellness vehicles they have seen around town. We have attempted to answer all questions that have been asked. Q. How can CrossWinds afford new vehicles… Read More

By Jessie Wagoner jessie@emporia.com Dec 17, 2016 CrossWinds Counseling and Wellness has experienced a busy year. Funding cuts, a name change and a new chief executive officer all played a part. “We have had a lot of changes this year,” CEO Rob Runquist said. “Probably… Read More

CrossWinds Reaches out to Legislators By Jessie Wagoner jessie@emporia.com   CrossWinds Counseling and Wellness hosted its annual legislative reception on Wednesday evening. While the reception is a long-standing tradition, this year’s reception was quite different from previous years. This year, in addition to inviting local… Read More

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Kansas Family Partnership

The Kansas Family Partnership (KPF) promotes healthy families through education and networking. This is an evidenced-based program in which CrossWinds has met fidelity. This program works with consumers and their families to promote family relationships. KPF works on problem-solving skills, gaining supports in the community and… Learn More



Our community-based rehabilitation services are specialized for clients who have prolonged mental health conditions and difficulty functioning. These… Learn More