The Gregory Kistler Center has been serving the River Valley since 1978. Our mission is to provide support and opportunities in the community for children and adults with developmental disabilities and to provide all individuals an opportunity for a full and productive life through therapy services. We offer physical, occupational, speech, and aquatic therapy in our Center.
We are certified by the Department of human Services, Developmental Disabilities Services as a Community Employment Support (CES) waiver provider. The Kistler Center is also certified as a provider for autism Waiver by the Arkansas Autism Partnership in conjunction with Partners in Inclusive Communities and the University of Arkansas, providing intensive in home therapy for children 18 months to 7 years. We accept most private insurance and Medicaid.
Rick is a LPN with 11 years of management experience as well as 15 years in therapy services. He is a resident of Paris Arkansas and has been married for 25 years. Ricks joy in life are his 2 children and granddaughter, Keylen.
He is passionate about serving the community and families at the Center. He will be overseeing our physical, occupational, speech, and home therapy departments. We are excited to have him join our team!