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Educational Series: November 2022

The Grieving Process Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2022 Educational Series host for November... "The Grieving Process" presented by Doctor Mitch Kyllonen, retired Pastoral Counselor and licensed therapist. Overall Purpose To make therapists aware of the process of grieving, a sharing of the personal experience of grief and the lessons learned from … Continue reading Educational Series: November 2022

Educational Series: September 2022

Counseling To Promote Mental Wellness Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2022 Educational Series host for September... "Counseling to Promote Mental Wellness" presented by Kelly Kennedy, PhD, LMFT/S, RPT/S and Owner of Modern Wellness Family Counseling. Overall Purpose To explore how counseling can help you not only with mental illness but also with … Continue reading Educational Series: September 2022

Executive Director Ross Hill

Press Release, For Immediate Publication, August 29, 2022 Spartanburg, SC — Mental Health America of Spartanburg County (MHA Spartanburg) is excited to update our community on changes within the organization. After serving as Executive Director from January 2021 - August 2022, Maggie Gainey is transitioning out of that role and joins the Advisory Board. There … Continue reading Executive Director Ross Hill

Educational Series: July 2022

Veterans Treatment Court: A Diversionary Program in Spartanburg Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2022 Educational Series host for July... "Veterans Treatment Court: A Diversionary Program in Spartanburg" presented by James Mulak, MSW, Director of Warrior Advocacy at Upstate Warrior Solutions. Overall Purpose To educate on the process and qualifications for entry into … Continue reading Educational Series: July 2022

Educational Series: May 2022

Understanding the Longterm Effects of Combat and Other Trauma Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2022 Educational Series host for May... "Understanding the Longterm Effects of Combat and Other Trauma" presented by Reverend James N. Rentz, Senior, DMin, retired LMFT, former Army Chaplain. Overall Purpose To raise awareness of the pervasive, insidious and … Continue reading Educational Series: May 2022

Health Insurance Help

Affordable Health Insurance provides accurate, easy-to-understand information that helps people in communities across the United States make informed choices on health care coverage. They are especially passionate about the elderly and those who face economic uncertainties. This group created a series of new guides for 2022, hoping to prove useful for those who are struggling … Continue reading Health Insurance Help

Educational Series: March 2022

Nutrition and Brain Health: Boost Mood and Memory Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2022 Educational Series host for March... "Nutrition and Brain Health: Boost Mood and Memory" presented by Lori Boyd, MSN, RN, CV-BC, Dip ACLM Certified Lifestyle Medicine Professional. Overall Purpose This session will focus on the importance of a holistic … Continue reading Educational Series: March 2022

Educational Series: January 2022

Hope and Healing: Recovery from Addiction, Rebuilding Lives, Empowering Families Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2022 Educational Series host for January… "Hope and Healing: Recovery from Addiction, Rebuilding Lives, Empowering Families" presented by a panel from FAVOR (Faces and Voices of Recovery), including Carroll Easterling, Mike Malone and clients in recovery. Overall … Continue reading Educational Series: January 2022

Educational Series: November 2021

Mental Health America of Spartanburg County and the 2021 Educational Series present for November... "Providing Services to Children and Adolescents Who Are Deaf / Hard of Hearing or Blind / Visually Impaired" by Susan Pfister Cartwright (PsyS, NCSP, School Psychologist for SC School for the Deaf and Blind) and Krista Olsen (TVI, Technical Assistant for … Continue reading Educational Series: November 2021