“Exceptional people” in recovery services awarded.
SPRINGFIELD — Five “exceptional people” received awards for their work serving Greene County residents from the Mental Health & Recovery Board of Clark, Greene & Madison Counties (MHRB) Nov. 19.
“We are thrilled to recognize individuals who go above and beyond in their work and received more nominations this year than ever before,” said Greta Mayer, chief executive officer of MHRB, ahead of the annual Exceptional People Awards ceremony.
Community leaders brainstorm solutions for opioid epidemic’s economic toll.
DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) – Several communities are coming together to highlight the economic impact of the opioid crisis.
Friday, representatives from the Mental Health Recovery Board of Clark, Green & Madison Counties talked about the toll of the crisis at the Kumar Center. The conversation didn’t just focus on drug users but also the training and treatment problems for employees with substance use issues.
Stand up to suicide.
SPRINGFIELD — Ohio loses one person to suicide every five hours, according to Mental Health Recovery Board of Clark, Greene & Madison Counties (MHRB).
In honor of National Suicide Prevention Month, local county behavioral health boards took action.
Throughout September, 11 county boards joined forces to implement Stand Up to Suicide, a month-long effort to train as many…
Law enforcement trains for crisis situations.
YELLOW SPRINGS — The Mental Health Recovery Board of Clark, Greene & Madison Counties (MHRB) hosted a five-day, 40-hour Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training for law enforcement individuals at Antioch University Midwest last week.
CIT is an internationally recognized best practice for law enforcement as they respond to crisis situations involving individuals in the community living with mental illness.