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Join the 2018 Children's Mental Health Matters! Campaign

Beth Hess - Thursday, January 25, 2018
One in five children experience a diagnosable mental health disorder each year, yet only 20% are identified and receive treatment. We need your help to raise awareness about the importance of children's mental health and connect parents and caregivers across the state with resources. Join the 2018 Children's Mental Health Matters! (http://www.childrensmentalhealthmatters ..

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Getting on the Other Side of the Winter Doldrums

Beth Hess - Thursday, January 11, 2018
by MCF Clinical Supervisor Ronnie Biemans, MA, LCPC Winter has come! Last week brought the full fury of winter down on many parts of the country, particularly the East Coast. You might think the world is coming to an end with dire weather reports announcing the arrival of “bomb cyclones” and another polar vortex. Parents scramble to occupy their children at ho ..

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Join us for Family Day in Annapolis

Beth Hess - Monday, January 08, 2018
Bringing together legislators, families, youth, policymakers and providers Join us on Thursday, February 22 to advocate for young people with behavioral health needs, including mental health and substance use challenges. Don't miss this opportunity to: Learn about relevant legislation and committee work in Maryland's House and Senate Visit legislators and/or their  ..

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New Developmental Disabilities Community Supports Waiver

Beth Hess - Friday, January 05, 2018
The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) has announced that it will be offering services under the new Community Supports Waiver. The program will provide individual and family supports for people of all ages with developmental disabilities on the DDA Waiting List. The Community Supports Waiver is similar to the Family Supports Waiver (http://www.mdcoalition ..

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