MHCGM Staff Articles

Looking for a New Year’s Resolution?

Talk about mental illness. Try to talk about it every day and every chance you get. Stigma of mental illness cannot survive in a world where we discuss it. It will never survive when we come together to understand how it impacts people and behavior. Need motivation? I in 5 Americans live with some form…Read More

Supported Employment in Mental Healthcare can Change Lives

Harry, a patient of The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester is actively involved with the Supported Employment division of the Community Support Services Program.  I was offered the opportunity to work with Harry as his Employment Specialist, to provide various support services to assist him in obtaining his employment goals. It was remarkable to…Read More

Music, MHCGM, and Mental Health First Aid

An icon’s embrace of 5 steps to help someone in distress. The music career of singer/songwriter Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, a.k.a Lady Gaga, is best described as meteoric. Her 2008 debut album Fame sold more than 15 million copies and was later re-released as Fame Monster, nominated for 6 Grammys and ultimately claiming Best Pop…Read More