News to Know

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.

Center earns two Golds in Best of 603 contest

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester earned two gold medals in the 2023 Best of 603 competition organized by Manchester Radio Group and presented by Fidium Fiber. The Best of 603 program showcases the effort to discover and celebrate the businesses, people, and places we love most. For the third consecutive year, MHCGM earned... Read More

MHCGM welcomes new Board Members

The MHCGM Board of Directors recently approved three new members to begin a six-year term on the Board starting September 2023. The Center is happy to welcome Jim Merrill, Managing Shareholder with Bernstein Shur, Jacqueline Proulx, Financial Advisor with Morgan Stanley and Kendra Kearney, Financial Advisor with Rise Private Wealth Management.  

Kershaw joins Board of Directors

The MHCGM Board of Directors recently elected Newton Kershaw III to serve a six-year term on the Board.  Kershaw is the CEO of Elm Grove Companies.

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  • 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.

Cornell Earns BU Award For Outstanding Career In Social Work

After 49 years in social services, Cornell is recognized for a lengthy and distinguished career  Boston University has announced that Richard (Rik) Cornell, MSW, ACSW, LICSW, and VP of Community Relations for The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester, will receive the Outstanding Career in Social Work Award this fall. This Outstanding Career in Social... Read More

Ainslie receives Lifetime of Service Award

The New Hampshire Nurse Practitioners Associates (NHNPA) awarded Marcy Ainslie, NP with The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester a Lifetime of Service Award! Lifetime of Service Award is presented each year to an NP who, during their professional career has made significant contributions to the role, scope, and development of NH Nurse Practitioners. This... Read More

MHCGM hits home run as 1st place Impact Grant Recipient

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester earned 1st place honors in the 2022 Impact Award Vote, presented by the Red Sox and Rudderman Family Foundations. MHCGM was one of five worthy 501c3 organizations in New Hampshire that were chosen to participate in the 8th Annual “IMPACT” Awards (Inspiring More Philanthropy Across Charities Together) presented by... 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.