All Kinds of News for November 07, 2018
Lake Ozark, MO; Dr. Yotsna Nair, MD, joins the Calo Teens and Calo Preteens leadership group to advise and direct psychiatric services.
Dr. Nair comes to Calo Teens and Calo Preteens with over twenty years of experience and is board certified in both child & adolescent psychiatry and general psychiatry. Dr. Nair is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Society for Neuroscience.
According to Art Hickman, Executive Director of the campus, “we are fortunate that Dr. Nair has a passion to specialize in a subset of the struggling preteen and teen population that is aligned to our student population. Specifically, to help heal the effects of childhood trauma using a relationship paradigm. What better place to do this than Calo?” he said.
Dr. Nair, MD, completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at AMU in Aligarh, India in 1983 and a Master of Science at Ohio State University in 1988. She completed a six-year fellowship in child psychiatry and a residency in general psychiatry at the University of Missouri. She went on to complete an externship in psychiatry at the Mid-Missouri Mental Health Center from August 1990-June 1991. She has been certified in child & adolescent psychiatry since 2003.
Prior to coming to Calo Teens and Preteens, Dr. Nair was the Medical Director of a comprehensive, trauma informed mental health center in Springfield, Missouri.
Dr. Nair stated, “I am where I want to be…at Calo…advising our psychiatric services while ensuring we utilize the very best practices for our kids and families.”
Dr. Nair has two sons in medical school. Her husband is a fellow and professor in the electrical engineering and computer science and bioengineering departments at the University of Missouri and has served as the College of Engineering Associate Dean for research. Dr. Nair enjoys crocheting, reading, and caring for her elderly parents.
About Calo Teens and Calo Preteens
Calo Programs is a unique organization comprised of an extraordinary family of programs, all dedicated to healing the effects of early trauma. Calo Teens is a leading residential treatment center in Lake Ozark, MO known for its world-class canine therapy program and relational model. Calo Preteens is a residential treatment center for preteens in Lake Ozark, MO, predominately serving adoptive families with trauma and attachment challenges, and is based on the healing and restorative power of relationships. To learn more, go to http://www.caloprograms.com or contact Nicole Fuglsang at 877-879-2256.