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.
Youth Mindfulness Expert to Present at Mental Health SymposiumThe Mental Health Center is pleased to welcome author and psychologist Dr. Christopher Willard, as the presenter for the annual Mental Health Symposium scheduled for Wednesday, May 15th. Dr. Christopher Willard (PsyD) is a psychologist and educational consultant based in Boston specializing in mindfulness. He has been practicing meditation for 20 years, and has led hundreds...Read More
Family 411 Group meeting cancelled due to snowThe Family 411 group meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 12 at Bedford Counseling Associates has been cancelled due to snow predictions for Tuesday evening. The group will resume on Tuesday, February 19th.
New Support Group Offered for Family MembersThe Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester is happy to announce the opening of a new Family 411 support group, for loved ones impacted by mental illness and co-occurring disorders. Family 411 Sessions will be held from 6:00 p.m.—7:30 p.m. every Tuesday evening in February at Bedford Counseling Associates, (2 Wall Street, 3rd floor, Manchester, NH) There is no...Read More
We're In The News
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.
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
Mental health first aid’ course aimed at helping veteransBy SHAWNE K. WICKHAM New Hampshire Sunday News A few days before Veterans Day, the Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester hosted a “mental health first aid” course, aimed at helping veterans who are struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental illnesses. Then came news that the gunman who fatally shot 12 people and...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.