The New Year is finally here and we at ACMH are so excited to see what 2020 and this fresh new decade will bring! There are a lot of exciting things on the horizon as Michigan works to shape the future of public mental health services in our state including the recent appointment of Justin Tate as Michigan’s MDHHS Manager of Programs for Children and Youth with Emotional Disturbance and upcoming MDHHS public forums on the ‘Future of Behavioral Health in Michigan’.
Visit the ACMH News and Event sections today to learn more!
December 20, 2019
The Holiday Season is Here and We Hope Yours is Peaceful and Joyous!
ACMH will be closed December 21-January 1 for the holidays. We hope you and your loved ones have a beautiful holiday season! We will re-open on January 2nd and are excited to see what the New Year will bring.
November 26, 2019
We would like to take a moment during this season of Thanksgiving to remind all of you how thankful we are for your participation, support & partnership throughout the year and wish you and your families a bountiful harvest of love, laughter and happiness that make this time of year so special! We are truly grateful to have you all as a part of the ACMH family ~ Happy Thanksgiving!
Throughout this Holiday Season ACMH will dedicate this blog space to sharing tips and strategies from community partners and others that you and your family might find helpful as you work to enjoy a happy and less stressful holiday season. Check back frequently as new resources will be added throughout the season!
Check out Understood.org’ s 11 Tips to Help Kid’s With Mental Health Challenges Manage the Holidays
- What is it like for parents to have a child in crisis
- What mental illness is: myths and realities
- What NOT to say when responding to news about a mental health crisis
- How parents wish family and friends would respond
- What they can do to help on this journey
Be sure to share this great resource with friends and extended family this holiday season so they too can better understand and offer support!