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Advocating for Families during the Maryland Legislative Session

Beth Hess - Monday, January 30, 2017
The 2017 Maryland legislative session convened on January 11. There will be many bills this year related to behavioral health, including mental health and substance use issues. In order to advocate, you need to know what bills have been introduced. Follow proposed legislation that relates to behavioral health on the Maryland Mental Health Association website (https://ww ..

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Self-Care: New Year’s Resolutions

Beth Hess - Tuesday, January 17, 2017
By the end of January, many of us find that the resolutions we had so determinedly vowed to accomplish in the New Year have fallen by the wayside. This can lead to self-recrimination and bad feelings. Here are some tips to help you to get back on track: Make sure your goals are manageable. Re-write them if necessary, and start small. It is better to say “I will limi ..

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Upcoming Events

Working Together to Address Opioid Addiction: We Are All Part of the Solution

When: February 21, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Where: Webinar

Prescription drug abuse affects our communities and our lives with social, emotional, financial, professional, physical, cognitive, and environmental implicatio..
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Surviving the Behaviors of our Children

When: April 8, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm,
Where: Valley Grace, 17310 Gay Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740

Family Empowerment Workshop for parents and caregivers of children ages 5-18 Don’t miss this special opportunity to learn: What our youth need to suc..
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