Carlos Wriedt joins Mirror as Vice President of Finance

By: Bryan Masters

Mirror, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Carlos Wriedt as its new Vice President of Finance. Mr. Wriedt has a background in both financial management and counseling. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Most recently he has managed the financial and human resource functions for the Substance Abuse … Continued

Mirror Appoints Dr. Donald Denney as Vice President of Community Integration

By: Bryan Masters

Mirror CEO Barth Hague has announced the appointment of Dr. Don Denney to the position of Vice President of Community Integration. In this role, Dr. Denney oversees Mirror’s residential re-entry programs, the Work for Success program in Topeka and several other Mirror initiatives. He replaces Melissa Goodman who has served as Interim Vice President of … Continued

Mirror acquires Lawrence clinic

By: Bryan Masters

Mirror is pleased to announce that it has acquired the former Professional Treatment Services outpatient clinic in Lawrence. The deal was finalized on Feb. 8 after the State of Kansas provided Mirror with a license to operate the new program The team of ten therapists and administrative staff provide outpatient counseling, assessments, DUI and related … Continued

Mirror Appoints Dr. Donald Denney as Senior Advisor for Correctional Services

By: Bryan Masters

Mirror, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Donald L. Denney, Ph.D. to the position of Senior Advisor for Correctional Services. Dr. Denney has a background in drug abuse treatment in addition to a career in federal corrections. Dr. Denney holds a Ph.D in Counseling Psychology from the University of Missouri-Columbia. “Dr. Denney is … Continued

YAR Leaders engage in National Leadership Training

By: Rachael Miner

Saturday, July 22, members of Mirror’s Youth as Resources program attended the Points on Light “Ready Set Go” leadership training at the Meridian Center in Newton. The training, which focused on educating and inspiring youth to design and carry out service projects in their community, was led by Points of Light Director of Education Programs, … Continued

Mirror expands its Topeka presence

By: Bryan Masters

Mirror Inc. has expanded its Topeka operations with the purchase of the building at 1401 SW Topeka Boulevard. Mirror will use the new site to relocate the outpatient services arm of its existing Topeka campus. Two more staffers will also be hired. CEO Barth Hague says the building was needed to accommodate the growth of … Continued

Women with Children Can Get the Addiction Help They Need

By: Bryan Masters

As a leader in the delivery of addiction treatment, Mirror provides a variety of treatment programs, but many people don’t know about our services for women with children. Many women forego treatment for themselves because they have no options for childcare. At Mirror, we believe that should never be an obstacle. We offer residential treatment … Continued

Mirror Helps Dads Succeed

By: Rachael Miner

July 2016, the Kansas Department for Children and Families awarded Mirror Inc. a grant to provide a fatherhood initiative program in Topeka. It’s an innovative approach to working with noncustodial dads who owe child support. It was part of a statewide movement to support fathers and strengthen families. Intensive start The Work for Success Program is called Developing Dads, Building … Continued

Youth as Resources Growing

By: Jade Hudson

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) recently highlighted Harvey County’s Youth As Resources (YAR) program on its website. CADCA’s doing so has brought some positive attention to the program. Prevention coordinator for Mirror, Inc. Des Martens, who piloted the original project in 2006, said the Mirror’s YAR program, which is gaining a lot of local … Continued

Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)

By: @mirror-admin

Mirror, Inc. supports the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) law mandating that each agency adopt a “Zero Tolerance” policy for all forms of offender sexual abuse and harassment. Prevention of offender sexual and harassment is a top priority. Learn more: Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) PREA: What Is It? In September of 2003, the Prison Rape Elimination Act … Continued