Free QPR Trainings – June 15th

The recent deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain put a face on a disturbing trend in this country: nationwide, suicide rates have increased almost 30 percent since 1999. This is a problem that affects every community and every segment of the population. It is a myth that talking about suicide encourages it. Open communication may be the key to saving the life of a loved one, friend, neighbor, peer or co-worker. Mental Health Greensboro will be offering free QPR suicide prevention classes...
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MHG featured on WFMY

We appreciate WFMY News 2 taking a moment to shine a light on suicide and suicide prevention in this segment, featuring our very own executive director, Donna Shelton. There are resources available for those thinking of suicide, or for those worried about a loved one who might be. One of the most critical resources for both sides of this situation is the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline '1-800-273-TALK (8255)' - call this number to be connected with a local crisis worker who will listen and ...
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Container Gardening Workshop

Event Date: June 20th, 1pm.  Presented by MHG and NC Cooperative Extension Planting weather is here! This free workshop will show you how to plant and grow a variety of herbs for the summer! We'll provide:  - Containers - Herbs - Soil ...and you provide the green thumb!  No registration is required.
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Mental Illness: A Family Affair

  REGISTER NOW   Come join the discussion about mental illness in our families and in our community. This is a free community event, featuring talks from healthcare providers and community stakeholders, with discussion about supporting loved ones in recovery from mental illness. Topics will include: Why talking about mental health is important. How to help a loved one who has been diagnosed. What to do in a crisis situation. Resources available to help.  Date:  June ...
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Recipe for Success

MHG and UNCG are rebooting the Food for Wellness Program. Join us on Thursday, March 29th, from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm for a short informational and feedback session, where we'll discuss: - Food for Wellness - Basic Nutrition - What you DON'T have to give up to eat healthy - What would you like to see in MHG's Food for Wellness program. We'll have snacks and we'll finish with a fun game of Food Jeopardy, and the winning team gets prizes! No registration is necessary, we hope to see you th...
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MHG Open House 3/28

MHG is celebrating its new location, and you're invited! Come see our expanded classroom and peer support space, meet our staff, munch on some tasty snacks, and learn more about our programs and services. RSVP if you can, and let us know how many guests you're bringing at info@mhag.org. When? Wednesday, March 28th, 5:00 - 7:00 pm Where? 700 Walter Reed Drive, Greensboro, in the former Outpatient space at Cone Behavioral Health Hospital. The MHG entrance is on the right side of the facili...
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QPR Gatekeeper Suicide Intervention Training

Event Date: April 3rd, 2018 - A new session of QPR Gatekeeper training has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 3rd at MHG. QPR is a nationally recognized best-practices program offering training in suicide/crisis aversion. Learn More about the QPR program or Register Now for the new session.
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New Evening Class: Anger Management

Course Details When: Monday evenings, 6:30-8:30 pm February 5th - April 9th Where: Mental Health Greensboro 700 Walter Reed Drive Greensboro, NC 27403 Transit, Accesibility, and Parking Information Registration: Online registration required. Spaces are limited. $15 fee Register Now Register here for the new class beginning February 5th. The Anger Management course helps participants to develop new skills to manage their anger response. It combines...
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