Mental Health News
Keeping you informed
Mental health research is always evolving, and we are dedicated to remaining at the forefront of the latest information to ensure we’re delivering the best treatment and services for our patients. On this page, we’ll share what’s happening and how we’re responding, to help keep you informed about the issues that matter to mental wellness.
News and Announcements
Click below to learn about our latest events and programs, and information about any changes to the treatments or services we offer.
Suicide affects all aspects of our lives and our business community. Due to the implementation of a Zero Suicide Initiative, MHCGM experienced a 44% decrease in death by suicide for people in active treatment this past yearTwo years ago, The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester implemented the Zero Suicide Initiative which integrated new services, strategies, added trainings and other improvements throughout the entire agency to prevent suicide for those in our care. Zero suicide is important to every individual in the state of NH as it impacts every facet of...Read More
ProHealth Integrated Care Opens on Elm StreetThe Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester in partnership with Amoskeag Health, has opened a new integrated care program, bringing primary care medical services into the community mental health center environment. The ProHealth Integrated Care program is located at 1555 Elm Street and will offer unique whole health services for people (ages 16-35) who may...Read More
Note: Changes Due to Weather Advisory for December 2nd and 3rdPlease take note of service and operational changes due to winter advisory reports for Monday, December 2 and Tuesday, December 3. The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester and Bedford Counseling Associates will close outpatient services today (12/2/19) at 5:00 PM, and will have a delayed opening of 10:00 am for outpatient services on Tuesday...Read More
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We’re grateful for the community support that has allowed us to do what we do best.
- 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 Named the Category Favorite for Family Mental Health and Counseling Services by Parenting NH
- 2017 Business Excellence Award for Large NonProfit by New Hampshire Business Review
- 2007 Winner of the SAMHSA Science and Service Award
- 1998 Gold Award from the American Psychiatric Assoc.
Annual Benefit to Feature Olympic Figure Skater and Award RecipientsJournalist Shawne Wickham is the 2019 recipient of the Mental Health Center’s annual Wheelock-Nardi Advocacy Award. Shawne has been telling the stories of Granite Staters for the New Hampshire Union Leader and Sunday News for more than 30 years. Her most recent assignment was a year-long, grant-funded project exploring solutions to the state’s mental health...Read More
Patricia Carty, 2019 Outstanding Woman in BusinessExecutive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester BY LIISA RAJALA – For 33 years, Patricia Carty has impacted countless lives in the greater Manchester area with her unparalleled care. After graduating with a degree in psychology from the University of Vermont, Carty joined the team at The...Read More
NH Business Review Names Patricia Carty as a 2019 Outstanding Women in Business Award RecipientPatricia is among six recipients to be honored at the 14th annual award reception on Feb. 13 Manchester, N.H. – The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester announced that Patricia Carty, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer will be honored with a 2019 Outstanding Women in Business Award from NH Business Review. The annual...Read More
Laws, Legislation and NH
While The MHCGM is a private nonprofit organization not funded by the state, changes to mental health laws and legislation can impact our practice. Click below to learn more about recent legislation.