Recently, four Occupational Therapy interns, all master’s degree candidates at Springfield College, conducted a research study for MHA they called Enhancing APPtivity. Their research focused on smart phone, tablet and computer apps that can be used by people with an acquired brain injury (ABI) to help improve memory, problem-solving and emotional regulation, all areas that [...]
HR Mentoring Aims to Boost New Employee Success Communication and Individual Support Engage New Hires, Reduce Early Turnover “It all gets back to wanting to see our new hires succeed,” said Cheryl Cormier, Vice President of Human Resources for the Mental Health Association (MHA). “We get to know every new hire during orientation, and then [...]
At MHA, Suicide Prevention Takes Center Stage Awareness Events Set for Week of September 8, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, MASS. – World Suicide Prevention Day for 2019 takes place September 10, during National Suicide Prevention Week, which runs from September 8 to 14. During these important awareness events, MHA wants everyone in the community to know that [...]
“Support group members should expect to be welcomed and any of their contributions, thoughts and ideas to be valued and remain confidential.”
Safe Haven Residents Begin Nutrition Workshops Training and Tips Prepare Participants for a Healthy Transition to Independence WESTFIELD, MASS. – Residents of MHA’s Safe Haven program in Westfield are taking a series of Nutrition Workshops led by Stacy Garvey, a Licensed Dietician/Nutritionist with Wellpoint Health Solutions. These hands-on workshops in the Safe Haven kitchen will [...]
Recovery is a new way forward, so creating new traditions and ways to celebrate can feel great and help you make progress.
All Together Now! Let’s All Support MHA on Giving Tuesday December 3rd is Giving Tuesday, a global day of generosity fueled by the power of collaboration.
Good To Go November Donations Drive Culminates in Special Workout Events November 30
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SNAP Fitness Has GRIT Residents’ Back Dave Garvey Donates Back Packs so Persons in Recovery Are Ready for School