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 Apprenticeship

LIFT Peer Support Apprenticeship
Now Accepting Applications! Mental Health Greensboro is accepting applications for LIFT, a new equal-opportunity apprenticeship program for new Peer Support Specialists. The LIFT Apprenticeship 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 p...
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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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New Wellness Academy Classes

New Wellness Academy Classes
Mental Health Greensboro's Wellness Academy is getting a big update this year! Our staff has been working hard to overhaul the core curriculum of our recovery skills classes, as well as to make the schedule more accessible to more peers. Starting the second week of January, the Wellness Academy will return with a new schedule and several brand new core classes. Visit our Wellness Academy Course ...
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MHG Holiday Programming

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 - Co Co Co (Hot Cocoa workshop) Tuesday, December 18th - 2:30 pm - Naughty or Nice Wednesday, Decemb...
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November Provider Academy Cancelled

November Provider Academy Cancelled
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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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WRAP Scheduling Change

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 ...
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