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Peninsula recognized by TAMHO

Posted on December 28, 2017 in Peninsula

Congratulations to the Peninsula team for being recognized at this year’s annual Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations meeting.


Peninsula’s 2017 Holiday Survival Guide

Posted on November 22, 2017 in Peninsula

Annually Peninsula publishes this online tool to help folks manage all kinds of holiday stress … from budgeting for gift-giving to overindulging at parties.


Peninsula Hospital Hosts Employment Event on Nov. 16

Posted on November 10, 2017 in Peninsula

Clinical healthcare workers seeking a new opportunity in psychiatric nursing are invited to attend an open house at Peninsula Hospital. The open house will take place on Thursday, November 16, at 2:30 p.m. Hospital leadership will kick off the event with a welcome message about Peninsula’s commitment to excellence. Afterwards, candidates are invited to meet […]


Artsclamation! fine art sale to benefit Peninsula

Posted on November 2, 2017 in Peninsula

The 16th annual Artsclamation! fine art sale will be held Saturday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Lighthouse Knoxville, 6800 Baum Drive. Admission and parking are free.  Since the first sale in 2002, Artsclamation! has brought original works by hundreds of noted regional and local artists to Knoxville for the annual event […]


Welcome Kaycia Vansickle, MD

Posted on October 25, 2017 in Peninsula

Parkwest Medical Center is proud to welcome board certified psychiatrist Kaycia Vansickle, MD to Peninsula Hospital, a division of Parkwest.


Employees Receive Silver Lamp Scholarships

Posted on July 28, 2017 in Peninsula

Congratulations to Jonathon Hash, program counselor at Peninsula Behavioral Health, and Kellie Smith, housekeeper at Parkwest Medical Center, for being named 2017 Silver Lamp Scholarship winners. Hash already holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and has chosen to pursue the field of nursing. His hope is that his understanding of psychology, his dedication to patient […]


Back to School-Back to Stress

Posted on July 26, 2017 in Peninsula

Back to School-Back to Stress. How to know when your teens needs help


Top Ten Stress Busters

Posted on June 23, 2017 in Peninsula

Stress will always be a part of our lives. Our jobs, family and school all have some stress related to them. Stress can be positive and spur you to find the answer to a problem or achieve an important goal. But when stress is negative, it can leave you tired, angry, frustrated and depressed.