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10/17/2021 "Someone to listen": Behavioral health professionals, not deputies, will soon respond to mental health crises in Denver's jails denverpost.com Nikki Johnson walked into a housing unit in the Denver jail and heard a man yelling about his laundry and refusing to lock down in his cell.Johnson, a psychologist and chief of mental health services at the Denver Sheriff Department, approached the small group of deputies who gathered near the man’s cell and asked if she could talk to the man, whom she knew. With their permission, she ...
10/16/2021 Officials: In Northwest CT, 'There aren't a lot of resources' to address rural health care needs newstimes.com 91 of 9 Community Health & Wellness Center of Greater Torrington's CEO, Joanne Borduas, held a round table discussion Friday on the challenges of providing health care and mental health services to rural communities. Sharon Hospital president Mark Hirko speaks during the discussion. He is seated withEmily M. Olson / Hearst Connecticut Media Show More Show Less2 of 9 Community Health & Wellness Center of Greater Torrington's CEO, Joanne Bourdas ...
10/16/2021 Report highlights local health problems fiorreports.com Share In addition to funding programs that make it easier for students to access mental health services , patients afford their prescription medications, and seniors receive free meals and check-ins during the pandemic, to name a few, Legacy Health Endowment has also been educating the public about a Variety of health topics. Legacy Health recently produced a report on Essential Health Data Points to help people understand the numbers behind ...
10/16/2021 Program Manager, Community Services – Butte County, CA – Chico, CA medacura.com The Butte County Behavioral Health Department has an opening for a Behavioral Health Program Manager, Community Services that does not require licensure. This position will oversee SEARCH FSP (Support, Employment, Assistance, Recovery, Consumer Housing Adult Full Service Partnership Treatment Team) services and have some overlap with the new Everhart Village as it evolves. This position is responsible for overseeing the SEARCH programs countywide and requires travel. As this is an ...
10/16/2021 Open up about barriers rural residents face in getting help for mental health grandforksherald.com ... three additional challenges in areas of mental health. According to Rural Health Information Hub , those challenges include: - Accessibility: “Rural residents often travel long distances to receive services, are less likely to be insured for mental health services , and are less likely to recognize an illness” RHIhub says. Personally, I am insured but if I am attending an appointment, I will take off two to four hours from work to ...
10/16/2021 Open up about barriers rural residents face in getting help for mental health jamestownsun.com ... three additional challenges in areas of mental health. According to Rural Health Information Hub , those challenges include: - Accessibility: “Rural residents often travel long distances to receive services, are less likely to be insured for mental health services , and are less likely to recognize an illness” RHIhub says. Personally, I am insured but if I am attending an appointment, I will take off two to four hours from work to ...
10/16/2021 Open up about barriers rural residents face in getting help for mental health pinejournal.com ... three additional challenges in areas of mental health. According to Rural Health Information Hub , those challenges include: - Accessibility: “Rural residents often travel long distances to receive services, are less likely to be insured for mental health services , and are less likely to recognize an illness” RHIhub says. Personally, I am insured but if I am attending an appointment, I will take off two to four hours from work to ...
10/16/2021 Open up about barriers rural residents face in getting help for mental health wadenapj.com ... three additional challenges in areas of mental health. According to Rural Health Information Hub , those challenges include: - Accessibility: “Rural residents often travel long distances to receive services, are less likely to be insured for mental health services , and are less likely to recognize an illness” RHIhub says. Personally, I am insured but if I am attending an appointment, I will take off two to four hours from work to ...
10/16/2021 Open up about barriers rural residents face in getting help for mental health brainerddispatch.com ... three additional challenges in areas of mental health. According to Rural Health Information Hub , those challenges include: - Accessibility: “Rural residents often travel long distances to receive services, are less likely to be insured for mental health services , and are less likely to recognize an illness” RHIhub says. Personally, I am insured but if I am attending an appointment, I will take off two to four hours from work to ...
10/16/2021 Here's what's on the ballot for all Colorado voters coloradopolitics.com ... to 17) for “out-of-school learning,” such as tutoring, targeted assistance for those with special needs, second language training, additional support materials, career and technical educational training programs, social emotional learning and mental health services . The program would fall under a new state agency, the Colorado Learning Authority, which would be outside the oversight of the state Board of Education and the Department of Education. Instead, LEAP would ...
10/16/2021 Family Coordinator – Turning Point Community Programs – Sacramento, CA medacura.com ... our Pathways Program in Sacramento. Turning Point Community Programs (TPCP) has offered a path to mental health since 1976. Today we operate in over 40 programs in eight California counties providing integrated, cost-effective mental health services , employment and housing for adults and children with psychiatric, emotional and/or developmental disabilities. At TPCP we believe it is an honor and a privilege to promote recovery, independence and self-sufficiency while ...
10/16/2021 Open up about barriers rural residents face in getting help for mental health dglobe.com ... three additional challenges in areas of mental health. According to Rural Health Information Hub , those challenges include: - Accessibility: “Rural residents often travel long distances to receive services, are less likely to be insured for mental health services , and are less likely to recognize an illness” RHIhub says. Personally, I am insured but if I am attending an appointment, I will take off two to four hours from work to ...
10/16/2021 Demi Lovato Pays Tribute To Late Friend With Unforgettable (Tommys Song) totalcelnews.com ... 2019. All net proceeds from the song will go to The Voices Project, a recovery advocacy organization. The singer also encouraged people struggling with drug addiction to call 1-800-662-HELP, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s treatment help line. (Photo: Hollywood Records) Source: Read Full Article ...
10/16/2021 Report highlights local healthcare issues – The Turlock Journal turlockjournal.com Along with funding programs to help students access mental health services , patients afford their prescription medications and senior citizens receive free meals and check-ins during the pandemic, to name just a few, Legacy Health Endowment has also been dedicated to educating the public on a variety of health-related issues. Recently, Legacy Health put together an Essential Healthcare Datapoints report to help people understand the numbers behind the healthcare ...
10/16/2021 ‘Rock The Mansion’ raises more than $150,000 for Newport Mental Health whatsupnewp.com ... the-Mansion gala recently, helping the agency gross over $150,000, much of which will be used for emergency shelter, bilingual translation services and outfitting clinician offices for the ever-growing people in need of mental health services in Newport County. “The response to mental health in Newport County was overwhelming this year,” said CEO and President Jamie Lehane. “Julie Toland, former board member’s story as a parent of ...
10/15/2021 Hartzler, Manning, Klobuchar, Lummis Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Improve Mental Health Resources in Schools US House of Representatives ... policies and allow registered dietitians and licensed mental health professionals to collaborate on the development of local school wellness policy mental health goals. It would also allow the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to consult with the Departments of Agriculture and Education on technical assistance and best practices. “As a mother and former teacher, I understand the impact school has on our children’s ...
10/15/2021 New Jersey hospital's new owners aim to bolster mental health services Modern Healthcare East Orange General Hospital in New Jersey is changing ownership, the for-profit company announced Friday. Paige Dworak, who will be the first female owner-CEO of a New Jersey hospital, will continue to lead operations and assume a 20% ownership stake. EOH Acquisition Group, the new owners, aim to stabilize the struggling hospital, which has reported operating losses the last two years. "We are so excited about the future ...
10/15/2021 Primary care registration of the mental health needs of patients treated at outpatient specialized services: results from a medium-sized city in Brazil biomedcentral.com ... mental health needs of patients treated at outpatient specialized services: results from a medium-sized city in Brazil 1095 4 Altmetric - Abstract Background Although matrix support seeks to promote integrating Primary Care with specialized mental health services in Brazil, little is known about the quantitative impact of this strategy on sharing cases between different levels of care. The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence and factors associated ...
10/15/2021 Support System: SAMHSA Grant Provides Valuable Training in Efforts to Treat Substance Misuse uncw.edu 910.962.3000 [email protected] Friday, October 15, 2021 UNCW School of Nursing faculty member Amanda Culp-Roche and colleagues have been funded $340,00 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to bolster the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and family nurse practitioner curriculum. Over the next three years, the funds will be used to train doctor of nursing practice students completing required medication-assisted treatment education. Joining Culp-Roche ...
10/14/2021 Valley Mental Health Services Receive Funds oakdaleleader.com Earlier this month, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced he has secured $9 million in federal funds for mental health services across the Central Valley. Stanislaus County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services will receive $4 million. The Alliance for Community Wellness (La Familia) which spans Stanislaus, Alameda, and Merced counties will receive $5 million. The grants will be used to expand youth mental health programming in 17 school districts and ...