Spring 2020 Newsletter

The world seemed to fall apart at the start of Spring of 2020. The COVID-19 Pandemic that shut down many restaurants and businesses, also brought the operations at Mental Health Greensboro to a squealing halt. Read all about how Mental Health Greensboro reacted and adapted to the unprecedented changes and challenges that were brought about by COVID-19 in the Spring 2020 MHG Times newsletter.
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Provider Academy Moves Online for Remainder of Year

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Due to COVID-19 social distancing recommendations, Mental Health Greensboro's popular Provider Academy workshop series will be held online via ZOOM for the remainder of the year in order to allow for maximum participation while minimizing the risk of exposure to the virus. Provider Academy workshops, traditionally held on Tuesdays, will be moved to Mondays as to not interfere with the scheduling of Mental Health Greensboro's online Wellness Academy classes. Class size remains limited ...
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Support Groups To Continue To Meet Online after MHG Office Opens

During the COVID-19 quarantine, Mental Health Greensboro's online support group community has blossomed. We have received a great deal of positive feedback about the online support groups and will continue to have those support groups meet online via ZOOM only for now. We will, of course, resume in person support groups when the time is right and the threat of exposure to COVID is lessened. Road to Recovery will return to meeting three times a week on Tuesdays at 7 PM, Thursdays at 7 P...
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Online Peer Support Groups via ZOOM!

We are happy to announce that beginning Tuesday, April 14th, our Peer Support Groups go live and digital via the video conference app ZOOM. Since the Coronavirus quarantine makes us unable to meet with peers in person, seeing and speaking with familiar (and new!) faces over digital devices is the next best way to meet. We have three support groups meeting via Zoom that are hosted by our peer support specialists. Road to Recovery will be led by Mary on Tuesdays at 7 pm. Tammi will host W...
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Mental Health Greensboro Closed for Precautionary Measures in Response To Coronavirus Until Further Notice.

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Mental Health Greensboro will be closed until further notice as a precautionary measure in response to the Coronavirus outbreak in North Carolina. At this time we are adhering to Governor Roy Cooper's school closure mandate and as a result our facility will be closed at least two weeks beginning March 16th, 2020. As a result of this precautionary measure all Wellness Academy classes, Support Groups, and Provider Academy workshops will be postponed at this time and will resume at a later...
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SFW’s Generosity is Greatly Appreciated.

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Mental Health Greensboro has once again been the benefactor of local marketing agency SFW's Createathon. The Createathon is an annual 24 hour creative blitz in which SFW gives back to the community by developing and delivering marketing services for non-profits with little to no advertising budget. SFW has graciously chosen Mental Health Greensboro to be the recipient of its Createathon services every year since 2014. This year, as in previous years, SFW has provided us with generous and i...
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Youth in Distress!

Adolescents in today's world are facing mounting mental health and societal issues that are different from those of their parents. To address these issues Mental Health Greensboro will host Youth in Distress, an adolescent mental health symposium on November 16th from 1-5pm in classrooms 5 & 6 of the Women's Hospital Education Center. Parents and guardians will learn from and speak with professionals in the field about specific mental health challenges faced by today's youth . Topics inclu...
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