All professionals at Panhandle Counseling and Health Center maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Paul Reed D.O.
Paul Reed D.O. was born and raised in Guymon, OK. After graduating from Oklahoma Panhandle State, Dr. Reed worked in the oil and gas industry from 1977-1991. From 1991-1995 Dr. Reed attended medical school at Oklahoma State University before completing his residency as Chief Resident in Family Medicine at Oklahoma University. After completing his residency, Dr. Reed opened his private practice in Guymon which served the Guymon community for 17 years. Dr. Reed enjoys gardening, astronomy, hiking, and sports. Dr. Reed is comfortable in seeing patients of all ages for any health concerns.
Kelly Faltyn, APRN, FNP-C
Kelly is nationally certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and licensed by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing. A graduate from the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing, prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner she spent 10 years as an RN in the operating room and the emergency department. Before moving to the panhandle she specialized in pediatrics and continues to enjoy seeing children as well as adults. From New Mexico, Kelly has called Oklahoma home for 11 years. A wife and mother, Kelly enjoys spending time with her husband, Tim, and family, playing with her two boys and spending time outdoors. She is actively involved in the Guymon and Goodwell communities.
Erin Haytaian, PMHNP-BC
Erin Haytaian is a 2005 graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing and Psychology. Erin graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2012 with a Master’s in Nursing as psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.
In her spare time, Erin enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 small children. She loves college football and watching the Dallas Cowboys! Erin is involved in the American Psychiatric Association, American Nursing Association and Texas Nurses Association. Erin enjoys working with the patient of all ages. She believes treating the whole family unit is important to the overall mental wellness of the entire family. She is a firm believer that good physical health starts with mental health and chose to work in psychiatry to help my patients achieve an overall healthy lifestyle.
Ginger Dahl, LPC, MACE, MAMFC
Ginger Dahl holds two Masters' degrees in Christian Education and Marriage and Family Counseling, and is a licensed counselor in the States of Texas and Oklahoma. She holds further certifications in trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, and equine assisted therapy.
Ginger believes that Life can be overwhelming at times. No one is immune to struggles and hardship. The pain of these struggles can cause an imbalance in our lives and leave us feeling anxious, fearful and sometimes "stuck." There is no shame in asking for help. It takes courage to change. She is here to help.
Throughout her life working in different helping professions, she has developed a passion for those who have survived early childhood trauma, struggled with mood disorders, and those struggling to be freed from addiction.
Over the years, it has been her honor to help families repair broken relationships; and see individuals overcome tremendous obstacles.
Melissa Duren, CMII
Melissa Duren is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC). She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Oklahoma Panhandle State University, and has worked in substance abuse for over a decade, serving both juveniles and adults.
Melissa has worked both with inpatient and outpatient populations in Oklahoma and Texas. In addition, she has taught courses in Anger Management and the Drug Offender Education Program (DOEP), along with various other psychoeducational and relapse prevention groups. She is also a certified Case Manager II in the state of Oklahoma. She believes that achieving recovery from addiction takes time, dedication, and a support system.
Outside of her job, Melissa enjoys movies, road trips, and spending time with her husband and family.
Belinda Burton-Garinger MBS, LPC/S, RPT/S
Belinda received her Master Degree in Behavioral Science from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Alva, OK in 1997 and achieved her status as an OK Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in 2000. In 2003 she completed the post-Master requirements for designation as a Registered Play Therapist. Belinda also holds Supervisor endorsement for both her LPC and RPT credentials.
Belinda utilizes an integrative approach in the delivery of trauma-informed behavioral health services to children and adults who may be experiencing a variety of life circumstances and diagnoses. She believes that through a collaborative relationship with their counselor, older children and adults can learn to positively change how negative perceptions and spontaneous thoughts about situations influences their emotions and behaviors. For children, Belinda utilizes play therapy because "play is the language of children, and toys are their words."
In addition to her counseling services, Belinda has provided continuing education trainings at both the state and national levels.