Free QPR Trainings for Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Free QPR Trainings for Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
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September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and Mental Health Greensboro is taking up the cause by holding special free sessions of QPR, an internationally recognized suicide prevention training program. Participants will learn to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis, intervene through conversation, and refer that person to help. Three sessions are scheduled throughout the month ...
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MHG Times: Summer / Fall 2019

MHG Times: Summer / Fall 2019
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Our summer / fall newsletter has landed! September is Suicide Prevention Month and Recovery Month, and this September we are highlighting some of the programs and efforts Mental Health Greensboro engages in to promote suicide prevention, and the great people who help make what we do possible. Get the Newsletter You can sign up for the newsletter mailing list and see past issues at our Newsletter...
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Summer Pottery Workshop

Summer Pottery Workshop
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Date: August 23rd, 12:00 - 1:30 pm  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....
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Now Accepting LIFT Applications

Now Accepting LIFT Applications
Now Accepting Applications for LIFT! Mental Health Greensboro is accepting applications for LIFT, an equal-opportunity internship program for new Peer Support Specialists. The LIFT Internship program is open to NC Certified Peer Support Specialists looking to gain experience working in the North Carolina behavioral health system while promoting recovery and cultivating hope. LIFT is a 6-month pro...
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The MHG Times: Spring 2019

The MHG Times: Spring 2019
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After a long hiatus, our quarterly newsletter is back! May is Mental Health Month, and this May we have brought back the MHG Times to highlight some of the programs and events we've been working on so far this year, and the great people who help make what we do possible. Get the Newsletter You can sign up for the newsletter mailing list and see past issues at our Newsletters page.
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Minds 4 Minds Craft Taco and Trivia Fundraiser

Minds 4 Minds Craft Taco and Trivia Fundraiser
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Mental Health Greensboro is excited to announce the 2nd annual Minds 4 Minds Trivia Dinner Fundraiser, Thursday, May 16th. We will be serving a delicious craft taco dinner, provided by Crafted: The Art of the Taco, followed by 5 rounds of general-knowledge trivia. Drinks and dessert are included, and prizes are on the line! Sharpen your minds and get ready for a night of good food and good times...
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Diving Into Diagnosis Speaker Series

Diving Into Diagnosis Speaker Series
A New Public Mental Health Education Series Mental Health Greensboro is partnering with the Greensboro Public Library and GROW to bring, “Diving into Diagnosis,” a series of free workshops that each highlight a specific mental health challenge, its symptoms, how it can affect you or your loved ones, and treatment.  These workshops will be held on the fourth Wednesday of each month, from 1:...
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April MHFA and QPR Trainings Announced

April MHFA and QPR Trainings Announced
Mental Health Greensboro will be offering Mental Health First Aid and QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper trainings in-house this April: Mental Health First Aid is an eight-hour training certification course that teaches participants a five-step action plan to assess a situation, select and implement interventions and secure appropriate care for the individual. The certification program introd...
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LIFT Peer Support Internship

Now Accepting Applications! Mental Health Greensboro is accepting applications for LIFT, a new equal-opportunity internship program for new Peer Support Specialists. The LIFT Internship program is open to NC Certified Peer Support Specialists looking to gain experience working in the North Carolina behavioral health system while promoting recovery and cultivating hope. LIFT is a 6-month program, ...
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MHG 2018 Annual Report

MHG 2018 Annual Report
2018 Annual Report Connecting Mind, Body and Soul     President’s Message What an amazing year this has been! After much evaluation, the Board of Directors adopted a new name and mission statement for the Mental Health Association in Greensboro, to better align with our commitment to advancing mental wellness in the Triad. We are now Mental Health Greensboro. Mental Health Gre...
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