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Press Releases

Prestera Awarded 1.2 Million for Offender Re-Entry

November 17, 2017

The Appalachian Re-Entry Assistance project will bring $400,000 a year for three years to our partners and Prestera Center to ensure parolees to Mercer, Kanawha and Cabell Counties in WV are successful and maintained in the community because their mental health and substance use disorders are effectively treated. Read more

Overdose Awareness Day Ceremony, 8/31/2017 at 1:00 pm

August 15, 2017

Public invited for Overdose Awareness Day at Prestera at Pinecrest, 5600 US Route Sixty East in Huntington, WV (25705) on Thursday, 8/31/2017 at 1:00 pm. Ceremony followed by free nalaxone training with the Cabell-Huntington Health Department at 2:00 pm. Read more

May 4, 2017 is National Children’s Mental Health Day

May 02, 2017

May 4, 2017 is National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day and May is Mental Health Month. Read more

Celebrating 50 Years

April 27, 2017

Prestera Center is celebrating 50 years of community behavioral health services in 2017. Read more

PARC East Moving from Dunbar to South Charleston on 2/24/2017

February 22, 2017

Prestera Center's Addictions Recovery Center serving the greater Kanawha Valley residents with high-quality outpatient and intensive outpatient addictions recovery services moves from Dunbar Avenue to a new office at 96 MacCorkle Avenue in South Charleston, WV (25303) on Friday, February 24, 2017. Read more

Recovery 4 A Change Regional Recovery Celebration on 9/23/2016

September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release - UPCOMING COMMUNITY-WIDE RECOVERY CELEBRATION Huntington, W.Va. - A free community-wide recovery celebration, Recovery for a Change, will be held Friday, September 23 from 5 to 9pm at Harris Riverfront Park to celebrate National Recovery Month. This free public event is generously sponsored b... Read more

Michael Prestera Award of Excellence Winner 2016

May 13, 2016

Prestera Center announced a winner for the prestigious Michael Prestera Award of Excellence at the Annual Board Meeting held on 4/26/2016 in Huntington, WV. Former US Prosecuting Attorney Booth Goodwin of Charleston, WV was named the 2016 Michael Prestera Award of Excellence winner. Booth Goodwin has been instrumental in West Virginia’s war aga... Read more

Nomination Form for Michael Prestera Award of Excellence

February 10, 2016

The nomination form and instructions for the 2016 Michael Prestera Award of Excellence are attached here... Read more

Accepting Nominations for Prestera Award

February 10, 2016

Nominations are open for the Michael Prestera Award of Excellence through March 15, 2016. This prestigious award recognizes individuals whose contributions have resulted in improvements in mental health and/or substance abuse in Cabell, Mason, Lincoln, Wayne, Kanawha, Clay, Boone and Putnam counties in West Virginia. Read more

Mason County WV Prestera Offices Move

January 08, 2016

Our Point Pleasant (WV) offices have moved to 710 Viand Street. Read more

Prestera Website Launch

January 08, 2016

Prestera Center launched a new design for www.prestera,org in time for the New Year (2016). Read more

A Tent Divided

September 29, 2015

Charleston, WV: Legendary Coaches Don Nehlen of the WVU Mountaineers and Bobby Pruett of the Marshall University Thundering Herd invite you to join them for "A Tent Divided, A Benefit for Prestera Center" sponsored by the Prestera Foundation on Saturday, October 24th, 2015. Kick off at 6:30 pm at the Charleston Marriott Town Center Hotel in the Pav... Read more

Prestera Wins Awards from US Attorney Goodwin

September 25, 2015

Huntington and Charleston, WV: Prestera Wins Awards from US Attorney Goodwin. The 2015 Law Enforcement and Victim Assistance Awards ceremony was held on September 24, 2015 at the US Courthouse in Charleston, West Virginia, by the United States Attorney, R. Booth Goodwin II. Prestera Center was recognized as part of the “Outstanding Handle With Ca... Read more

September is National Recovery Month

August 31, 2015

Huntington and Charleston, WV: September is National Recovery Month and Prestera Center is celebrating. Recovery Month serves to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and substance abuse issues and celebrates those in recovery. Addictions treatment and mental health services enable Americans to recover and enjoy a healthy and reward... Read more

Overdose Prevention Awareness Day

August 25, 2015

Huntington, WV: Prestera Center will host a press conference on Monday, August 31, 2015 at 10:30 am at Pinecrest at 5600 US Route Sixty East in Huntington, WV, to proclaim International Overdose Prevention Awareness Day. Overdose Awareness Day aims to educate the community about drug overdose prevention and reduce the stigma of drug-related overdos... Read more

Prestera Center Welcomes Dr. Hu

July 23, 2015

(HUNTINGTON, WV): Prestera Center welcomes Wei “Wayne” Hu, MD, to the medical staff as of July 13th, 2015. Dr. Hu is boarded in general psychiatry with fellowship training in geriatric psychiatry. He completed a fellowship at Case Western Reserve University in Ohio as well as a psychiatry residency at West Virginia University. Dr. Hu has prior ... Read more

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