The Wellness Institute of Montana, a partnership for physical and mental health, was started by Kay Jennings, BSN, MHSA, PMHNP-BC, D. PSc. and combines four thriving businesses into one full-service organization to better serve the community. Included in this new hybrid are Aleph PC, New Health, Winds of Change and Frontier Assisted Living. The first of these businesses was founded in 1999.
Jennings’ health care career began with her service as an army nurse.. She later attended school to earn an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse credential, became a Nurse Practitioner, and over the years has built successful practices that focus on recovery through lifestyle interventions.
“Leading the way to optimal mind and body wellness through the empowerment of people” is the foundation and mission of The Wellness Institute of Montana. We are leading the way in wellness and mental health in Missoula, Montana with our holistic approach is continuously refined and advanced through continuing education about the needs of our patients.”
Winds of Change Mental Health Center was founded nearly 10 years ago with three employees. Today, we have more than 70 on our staff. The Center was created to provide recovery services for those that were living in what is now J’s Place group home. The concept of recovery is so powerful that we have been growing in members since. Winds of Change serves low income adults and children who have been diagnosed with a mental illness.
Our clinical practice of dedicated professionals will assist you to develop an action plan that works for you, providing you with the services that you need and want. Aleph provides Assessment/Diagnosis, Treatment, Medication Management, Psychiatric Prescribing, and Therapy to children and adults for all types of mental health issues. . The practice provides therapy for the community as well as patients in the mental health center.
New Health is the most recent addition to The Wellness Institute of Montana family of practices, bringing a new, functional approach to wellness and lifestyle planning. New Health focuses on overall health and offers meal planning, weight management, hormone, thyroid, and food sensitivities evaluations as part of the integrative and functional approach to creating optimal health. New Health is also embarking on development of nutraceutical supplements, and recently introduced “New Sleep”, an all-natural sleep aid, currently available for retail sale at the Wellness Institute of Montana’s offices or ordered for delivery by mail.
Frontier Assisted Living Community has been providing Assisted Living Care for more than 40 years in the Livingston area and offers assisted living and secure memory care to adults of any age. If you or a loved one are interested in our comprehensive services, call 406-721-2038.