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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Webinar Series

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Speakers: Kathleen T. Mitchell, MHS, LCADC and Renee M. Turchi, MD, MPH, FAAP

November 4, 202012:00 to 1:00 pmFetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: The Leading Known Cause of Prenatal Brain DamageRegister

January 6, 202112:00 to 1:00 pmFetal Alcohol Spectrum Di...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Westmoreland County BH/DS and the Healthy Families Committee

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Part I: October 2ndPart II: October 9th

Presenter: Kristan Weisdack, MEd, LBS, CIMI Founder, BehaviorWorx of SWPA - via ZOOM

Target Audience: Early Intervention, Child Care Staff, BSC, TSS, School Personnel

The objective of this training is to help ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Mental Health Analysis Survey

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Westmoreland County Mental Health Progress Planning Group, which is comprised of mental health and County Court System stakeholders, would like your opinion on the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats to the current system of court and mental...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Internet and Financial Empowerment

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October 8, 20206:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Join us on ZOOM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9405445944?pwd=MFpuZHpScjZvYW5XMmtMclpuQlNBZz09

Register

All Are Welcome to Join!

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Growth Through Knowledge and Understanding

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The Westmoreland Diversity Coalition in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh Greensburg will conduct a series of discussions between August 25, 2020, and November 10, 2020. 

  • August 25th - Judaism Explained - 2PM to 4PM
  • September 15th - Lif...
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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Attention: LGBTQIA+ Youth ages 14 to 17

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The Keystone Pride and Equality Coalition (KPEC) is planning a virtual meeting to begin to plan support events for LGBTQIA+ Youth. 

YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED!

Please join us!

For information, please call or text: Rick Marsili at 724-516-1569.

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Recovery Friendly Workplace, Recovery Employment Partnership & LifesWorks of Western PA Event

Virtual Corporate Training for Substance Misuse and Recovery in the Workplace

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - FREE Virtual Employer Event10:00 am - 12:30 pm

REGISTER @ LKERR@WESTMORELANDCA.ORG

EMPLOYERS - WHY SHOULD YOU CARE?

  • YOU PLAY A SIGNIFICANT ROLE AS AN EMPLOYER
  • EMPLOYEES IN RECOVERY ARE ASSETS TO YOUR WORKFORCE
  • LEARN ABOUT EMPLOYER IN...
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Posted on: September 4, 2020

COVID-19 Crisis Counseling Program

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Get Connected with a FREE crisis counselor.

Call 1-855-284-2494

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Alepix Behavioral Clinic (ABC)

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ABC offers a safe and healing environment providing extensive mental health services for both children and adults experiencing emotional or behavioral issues, including:

  • Psychiatric Evaluations/Assessments
  • Medication Management
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Thera...
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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Month 2020

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FASD recognition is specifically on September 9th to recognize and raise awareness. Materials, including t-shirts, will be available. Coasters will be distributed to local bars and restaurants. If you would like more information or materials, please call ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Recovery Employment Partnership

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Employment Support Services FREE OF CHARGE:

  • Computer Access for Job Search & Job Application Completion
  • Resume & Cover Letter Development
  • Interview Skills
  • Transportation to Interviews
  • Job Skills Training
  • Job Placement

Peer Support from a Certifi...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Free COVID-19 Testing

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Free Walk-up/ Drive-up COVID-19 testing is available in New Kensington, beginning the week of July 6, 2020. The testing is available for persons with or without symptoms. No doctor’s order or prescription required. Results will be available in 2...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Modified Office Hours & Services

Temporarily Closed due to COVID-19

For emergencies, please contact the 24 Hour Crisis Hotline at 1-800-836-6010.

Otherwise, please contact:

Dirk Matson, BHDS Administrator 724-787-1634, matsond@westmoreland.swsix.comToni Dubovsky-Modar, Administrative Assistant, dubovst@westmoreland.swsix.co...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

PMHCA Virtual Warmline

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A warmline is a service for people who are looking for someone to discuss their daily struggles. Warmlines are staffed with peers who have lived experience of mental health struggles themselves and who are open to sharing their stories of challenging situ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

First Responder Hotline

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If you or your team want to talk, or  know of someone struggling, please call the First Responder Emotional Support Line.

#1-800-836-6010

Get the help you deserve.

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Eviction Moratoriums during the COVID-19 Crisis

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It is illegal for your landlord to put you out without a Writ of Possession from a court!

Call a lawyer immediately if this happens.

If you are unsure if your landlord has a federally-backed mortgage, call a lawyer!

If you are a tenant and having problems wi...

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BH/DS
Posted on: April 23, 2020

LGBTQIA+ Virtual Support Group

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You are not alone!

New day and time! Every Friday 6:00 -7:00 p.m.

For more info, Please contact Heather McLean at hmclean@mhaswpa.org or (724) 433-1359 for the Zoom link and password.

(This is not a clinical/therapeutic group, but here to offer socia...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Mental Health Virtual Support Group - Tuesdays

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Every Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

For more info, Please contact Heather McLean at hmclean@mhaswpa.org or (724) 433-1359 for the Zoom link and password.

(This is not a clinical/therapeutic group, but here to offer social support.)

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Mental Health Virtual Support Group

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Every Wednesday

6PM-7PM

For more info, Please contact Heather McLean at hmclean@mhaswpa.org or (724) 433-1359 for the Zoom link and password.

(This is not a clinical/therapeutic group, but here to offer s...

Mental Health Virtual Support Group

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Support & Referral Helpline & Resources

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The Department of Human Services (DHS) launched a statewide Support & Referral Helpline available 24/7 to assist Pennsylvanians struggling with anxiety and other challenging emotions due to the COVID-19 emergency.

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Support & Referral Helpline and Resources

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Pregnancy and Postpartum Support

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Pregnancy & Postpartum Peer to Peer support during COVID-19. STARTING THIS THURSDAY, April 2, 2020, 7:00 PM. Join us for a LIVE Zoom session | Every Thursday: same place, same time.

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Becoming a Geriatric Competent Clinician

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The training consists of two In-Person trainings and a series of seven webinars.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

STEP UP WESTMORELAND

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== Students, Therapists, Educators and Parents United in Prevention ==
Step Up's goal is to support the academic, social, and emotional success of ALL students by creating caring, safe and positive educational environments.

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

CareerSTEPS Job Assistance

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Did you graduate and need a job? Need a GED? Want a PAID work experience?
CareerSTEPS Can Help!

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Adult Basic & Literacy Education Program

FREE education classes for adults can help improve your reading, writing, and math skills to prepare you for GED® exams, high school equivalency exams, post-secondary entrance exams, and jobs!

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Posted on: February 20, 2013

Health Resource Guide for Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing Available

The Behavioral Health Task Force for Persons who are Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing of Allegheny County today announced the updating of the Resource Guide for Southwestern Pennsylvania Behavioral Health Providers.

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