About Us


Flint Hills Neuropsychology

Flint Hills Neuropsychology offers local, specialty care for psychological evaluation and diagnosis of children ages 3 and up, and adults. We offer a patient-centered model, where your questions can be answered with customized and scientifically based assessments. If you, or your child are experiencing symptoms with thinking, memory, concentration, behavior, or emotion, we can help you understand the nature of the problem, and make recommendations for intervention. We accept Medicaid, Medicare, and most private insurance plans including Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Tricare.

Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist

Dr Christine Durrett, ABPP

Dr. Durrett trained at Harvard University (BA in Psychology) and the University of Missouri-Columbia (MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology), then completed a postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at PAR Rehab Services in Lansing, Michigan. She is board certified in clinical neuropsychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology, and a member of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology. She maintains ongoing involvement in academic psychological research.

Clinical Psychologist

Dr Brooke Preylo

Dr. Brooke Preylo trained at the University of Central Missouri (B.S., Rehabilitation Psychology) and Forest Institute (M.A. and Psy.D in Clinical Psychology). Her internship and residency were through the Heart of America Psychology Training Consortium where she completed rotations in inpatient psychiatric treatment, outpatient community mental health and residential attachment-based therapy.

Dr. Preylo has experience with medical, disability, vocational/personnel, adoption, neurodevelopmental and differential diagnostic evaluations.  Prior to living in Manhattan, she was in private practice with her husband in Missouri, where the focus of her practice was broad psychological assessment for all ages.

Reading Interventionist

Jennifer Childs

I have the privilege of being a reading interventionist and psychology technician with Flint Hills Neuropsychology. I am originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, and graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech and Hearing Science. I have a passion for teaching and strive to create an inclusive environment for all individuals.

Reading Interventionist

Allyson Deaver

Allyson Deaver is a Manhattan native. She has an undergraduate degree from Emporia State University, and she is now working on a master’s degree with an emphasis on the science of reading and dyslexia intervention.

Reading Interventionist

Carrie Ellis

Carrie is a veteran teacher with 13 years of experience in both the local public and private school systems. She holds a Masters degree in Education from Kansas State and has specialized in language arts instruction. She lives north of Manhattan with her husband, Jason. They raise sheep on a small, hobby farm, and she is often gardening in the summer months and sitting by the fireplace with hot tea and good books in the winter.

Psychology Technician

Karen Frick

Karen is a Kansas native. She has a B.A. in Psychology from Ft. Hays State, and she studied Clinical Psychology and Social-Personality Psychology at Ft. Hays and K-State. She taught psychology courses for Barton Community College at Ft. Riley for 15 years before settling at Flint Hills Neuropsychology. She has two daughters, three grandchildren, cats always, and many books.

Psychology Technician

Robin Schneider

Robin completed a Masters in Gerontology from Kansas State University, and she has a BA in Psychology and an Associates in Early Childhood Education, covering a multitude of topics across the life span. Robin and her husband live here in Manhattan. They have a daughter attending K-State and a son attending North Central Arkansas University.

Office Manager

Tricia Dunning

Tricia has an MS in engineering management, and she uses her skills with processes, planning and details to help the office run smoothly. Helping answer patient’s questions, understand our office and how we can help is a top priority for her.