MHG Holiday Programming

  It's that time of year again! MHG is offering a a variety of holiday themed workshops and classes this December. Read on for descriptions, and check out the full MHG calendar at our Calendars page. Wednesday, December 12th - 1:00 pm - Soup Jar Workshop Monday, December 17th - 12:00 pm - Naughty or Nice Tuesday, December 18th - 2:30 pm - Co Co Co (Hot Cocoa workshop) Wednesday, December 19th - 12:30 pm - Holiday Potluck Friday, December 21st - 12:30 pm - Holiday Cards with Lee
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November 27th is Giving Tuesday!

This Giving Tuesday, we are asking for your support. Mental Health Greensboro is saving and improving thousands of lives in our community. Each one of these improved lives is good for all of us with a multitude of programs designed to support and enhance our friends’ and neighbors’ lives. It works with your support - $50 will help cover the cost of one person’s Peer Support Coaching Sessions or one WRAP course. The Holidays can bring great joy to us and at the same time feelings of loneliness,...
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November Provider Academy Cancelled

Due to a scheduling conflict, this Tuesday's Provider Academy workshop, Working with Trauma, will be cancelled.  We apologize for any inconvenience. Stay tuned for further Provider Academy schedule updates at www.mhag.org/provider-academy
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Mental Health By Any Name

The Mental Health Association in Greensboro is now Mental Health Greensboro. The Board of Directors is proud to announce this important next step in the evolution of mental health services in the Triad.  Mental Health Greensboro has been a partner and neighbor in Greensboro and Guilford County for over 75 years. Beginning as the Mental Hygiene Society in 1940, for eight decades the organization has evolved to meet new challenges as the community has grown and diversified. In addition to our cor...
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WRAP Scheduling Change

Effective with the next WRAP class we will begin offering it later in the day.  WRAP will now be offered on Thursday afternoon, 1-3pm, starting October 4th.  For this class only, we will allow peers to begin with the first or second class, to allow time for everyone to adjust to the new schedule. Thank you all for your flexibility and support as we work to enhance our programs for peers. View our full Wellness Academy Schedule at the Calendars page.
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Lefty For Life CBG Memorial Golf Tournament

    Calling all golfers! We are thrilled that the folks of Lefty for Life have chosen to support Mental Health Greensboro with their CBG Memorial Golf Tournament! This year's tournament will be held on Friday, September 28th at the Bryan Park Champions Course. 80% of the proceeds of this year's tournament will go to fund the programs and services provided to the community by MHG. If you are interested in getting involved as a player, sponsor, or volunteer, head over to leftyforlife...
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Compeer Special Event: Pottery Workshop

Date: September 12th, 1:00pm  Location: MHG Classroom #2 Come get your hands dirty and learn how to turn a lump of clay into a beautiful clay pot! Local potter Susan Ridenour will lead this workshop. All materials will be provided, and no experience is necessary - just let your creativity take over! Pots will be fired in a kiln and glazed off-site, and then brought back to their creators. We want to give our regular attendees first pick at this event, so no online registration for this event...
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Codependent No More Weekend Class

Based on the book and workbook by Melody Beattie.  Melody Beattie's definition of a codependent person is someone who has let another person's behavior affect him or her, and who is obsessed with controlling that person's behavior. This Wellness Academy Enrichment Course is derived from the best-selling book, based on the 12 steps of codependency and utilizing the author's workbook. Dates: Saturday mornings, September 8th - November 10th Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am Location: Mental Health Green...
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Nami Basics – July 11th

Our friends at NAMI Guilford are holding a free session of NAMI Basics in July.  NAMI BASICS is a free 6-week education program for parents and family caregivers of children and teens under the age of 18 who are experiencing symptoms  a mental illness or have already been diagnosed. The 6- session program builds week to week to provide critical strategies for taking care of your child and learning the ropes of recovery. Registration is required as space is limited. Please contact Phoebe Patt...
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