About Face to Face, LLC

Face to Face, LLC was founded by Nestor H. Praderio, MD in the fall of 2007 to provide “education, resources and relief for caregivers and their families.”

Our Established Core Initiatives :

Face to Face Alzheimer’s Support Group

January through October | 4th Wednesday of the month | 6:30 pm. Doctor’s Regional Hospital – Conference Center 3315 S Alameda, Corpus Christi, TX

Family and Friends Caregiver Festival

Date & time to be announced, either in July or August American Bank Center | 1901 N Shoreline Boulevard, Corpus Christi, TX 361-826-4700

Face to Face Walk for Memory

1st Saturday in November | 9:00 am Location to be announced

National Memory Screening Day

3rd Tuesday in November | Location & Time to be announced

Memories on Canvas

November | Art Center of Corpus Christi | Date & Time to be announced 100 N Shoreline Boulevard, Corpus Christi, TX 361-884-6406

Nestor H. Praderio, MD

Nestor H. Praderio, MD was born and raised in Argentina. A graduate of the University of La Plata School of Medicine, he completed his residency in Psychiatry at Yale University, affiliate program at Connecticut Valley Hospital in Middletown, Connecticut, and served as Assistant Clinical Professor with Yale University Department of Psychiatry.

DrPraderio currently holds the position of

  • Medical Director at the Christus Spohn Behavioral Medicine Department
  • Christus Spohn Medical Director of the Geropsychiatric Unit
  • Medical Director for the Geropsychiatric Unit at Care Regional Medical Center

With a focused special interest in Geriatric Psychiatry, Nestor H. Praderio, MD is also

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
  • Chairman of the Psychiatric Department of Christus Spohn Hospital System
  • Consultant to various nursing centers and assisted living facilities in South Texas
  • Assistant Clinical Professor at Texas A&M Health Science Center.

DrPraderio‘s research interests vary and are reflected in his numerous

Presentations and workshops

  • Publications on geriatric psychiatry
  • Public and community activities

He is also the founder and president of Face to Face, LLC, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. DrPraderio‘s dedicated time to this organization is on a volunteer basis. He is involved in supporting different educational activities and sponsoring events that explicitly dedicate time to caregivers and family members.  These include but are not limited to

  • Speaking to caregivers, families, and clinicians
  • Presenting Face to Face “Alzheimer’s Education & Support Program”
  • Hosting the annual Face to Face “Family & Friends Caregiver Festival”
  • Sponsoring the annual Face to Face “Walk for Memory”
  • Co-founder of Memories on Canvas® – registered and sponsored by Face to Face, LLC
  • Conducting National Memory Screening Program
  • Participating in an Alzheimer’s Candlelight Vigil

Face to Face Advisory Council Members

  1. – Nestor H. Praderio, MD, Founder, Face to Face, LLC, 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization 
  2. – Kayla Carey, Altus Hospice 
  3. – Laura Contreras, Psychiatric Consulting Services 
  4. – Robert Crowl, Community Volunteer
  5. – Xavier Gonzales, PhD, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, College of Science and Engineering
  6. – Gloria Gooding, Community Volunteer
  7. – Maria Gutierrez, Corpus Christi Long Term Care Centers
  8. – Kaylee Lowrance, Mirador Retirement Community
  9. – Mary Ann Mondragon, Caregiver SOS by WellMed Charitable Foundation at the Lindale Senior Center
  10. – Viola Monrreal, Area Agency on Aging of the Coastal Bend/Aging & Disability Resource Center
  11. – Martha Moseley, Centers for Autism and Related Disorders
  12. – Elsa Munoz, Community Volunteer
  13. – Lisa Oliver, City of Corpus Christi Parks and Recreation/Senior Community Services
  14. – Rachel Salas, Valero Bill Greehey Refinery
  15. – Ramona Seeber, Life Care Centers of America
  16. – Valerie Wallace, Encompass Home Health & Hospic-e

Get In touch

By Mail: PO Box 9372
Corpus Christi, TX 78469

Email: TexasFaceToFace@gmail.com