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Language Choices and Stigma

Beth Hess - Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Last month we shared examples of stigmatizing language around substance use disorders (/blog/changing-stigmatizing-language-around-substance-use-disorders) and changes we can each make to our language to help combat stigma. There is also language around mental health disorders that is stigmatizing. We each have an opportunity to make changes to the words we use in describin ..

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Your Input is Needed: Survey on Parity in Mental Health and Substance Use Services

Beth Hess - Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Your Input is Needed MCF is working with the Maryland Parity at 10 Campaign to disseminate a consumer survey ( to help us understand consumer experiences when seeking mental health and substance use disorder (MH/SUD) treatment through insurance coverage. With 290 people dying every day from either drug overdose or suicide, your respo ..

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Upcoming Events

Talk Saves Lives: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention

When: August 1, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Where: Spring Grove Hospital Center, 55 Wade Avenue, Vocational Rehabilitation Building, Catonsville, MD 21228

Bring your lunch and join us for Talk Saves Lives: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention. Talk Saves Lives is a presentation created and sponsored by the Am..
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Recovery Fest

When: September 8, 1:00 - 3:30 pm
Where: Farming 4 Hunger, Serenity Farm Road, Benedict, MD 20612

Calvert County Behavioral Health Recovery Support invites you to the 4th Annual Recovery Fest. Join us for free family-friendly fund as we celebrate recover..
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