This section features notes from staff about programming, topics being discussed, and happenings at MHANYS.
Note about the Statewide Business Advisory Council Forum held on December 8th, 2017:
Not one hand remained down…
when I asked at last week’s Statewide Business Advisory Council forum on
Engaging, Motivating and Retaining Direct Service Workers…
who felt grateful for a direct service worker’s efforts, whether with a family member, program participant and/or your particular program […]
In his recent TED Talk video entitled “There’s no shame in taking care of your mental health,” Sangu Delle candidly discusses the complexities of mental illness and reflects upon his evolving perceptions of its treatment. Born in Ghana, Delle attended the Peddie School as a high school student and earned both his undergraduate […]
Staff Notes – 6/26/17 – And now a look at MHA of Rockland County’s SUCCESS TEAM, a Community Mental Health Promotion (CMHP) project
“We can learn so much about helping young people become happy, responsible and compassionate adults, just by listening…” (I thought after my recent visit with the MHA of Rockland County’s SUCCESS TEAM).
The SUCCESS TEAM has been a part of the MHA of Rockland County for 24 years. Brought to the agency by its founder Susan […]