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Outpatient Mental Health Staff & Areas of Expertise

Meet Our Staff

Mia Manfredi’s, APRN, goal is to provide effective psychiatric medication treatments that are easy for families to understand and follow. Utilizing clinical evidence, the client’s history, prior treatments and medical conditions, she offers a complete recommendation to families when psychiatric medication is considered as part of their child’s treatment plan. With over eight years of experience, Mia works with children, adolescents and adult clients treating a variety of mental health disorders. Mia is a board certified family nurse practitioner who also earned a post-master’s certificate as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner from Wichita State University and KCSL's Outpatient Mental Health Program Manager.

Lura Borsdorf, LSCSW, RPT-S, has been involved in child welfare for more than 20 years and has over 18 years of experience providing therapy. Currently, she is working toward certification with the Child Trauma Academy and training her golden retriever, Edie Anne, to become a therapy dog. Lura provides numerous training sessions for Head Start, Wichita Area Sexual Assault Center, universities and other area agencies. She loves to share and teach early childhood consultation methods with an emphasis on collaborative learning. She also enjoys painting, gardening, reading, traveling with her husband and playing with her 10 grandchildren. Lura’s area of focus is children up to the age of 5-years-old and their caregivers. Lura is a licensed specialist clinical social worker, registered play therapy supervisor and KCSL's Clinical Supervisor.

Bethany Beal, LSCSW, has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families. She previously worked in the child welfare system as a foster care social worker. She has provided services to individuals who have experienced trauma, parent-child relationship problems, parenting struggles, self-esteem issues, anxiety, depression and impulse-control disorders. Bethany’s therapy practice is built on the belief that her clients have the ability to develop the skills necessary to reach their goals. She believes in providing a safe and supportive atmosphere for her clients to help achieve these goals. Bethany is a licensed master social worker who earned her degree from Wichita State University.

Jody Jones TLMFT, RPT, has experience working with children in special needs classrooms, has worked as an Early Head Start Family Consultant and has received Conscious Discipline I Certification training. During her clinical graduate work, Jody interned with a domestic violence shelter and a school district. Jody’s services are built on the belief that everyone possesses many strengths and is doing his or her best. Her hope is to provide unwavering support to families, children and classroom staff as the Early Childhood Therapist. Jody is a licensed marriage and family therapist who earned her degree at Friends University and is a registered play therapist through Heartland Play Therapy Institute.

James Wiggins, LMSW, is a clinical school therapist at KCSL. He has 10 years of experience within non-profit organizations and completed a psychology degree at The University of Kansas in 2007 before earning his master’s. In his free time James enjoys playing tennis and cycling. James is a licensed master social worker who earned his degree from Washburn University.


Outpatient Mental Health clinical staff are highly credentialed and licensed by the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board. Our areas of expertise and specialized study include:
  • Play therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Individual psychotherapy
  • Medication management
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