Month: May 2016

Challenge aims to open dialogue about mental illness

Published in the Coloradoan – May 2016  Written by Annie Brunsell At SummitStone Health Partners, we believe that mental health and physical health are irrevocably intertwined. However, mental health is special, with considerations beyond the clinical aspects. Yes, there are clinical components to behavioral health care and addiction treatment, but so often, clinical terms do […]

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Helping individuals navigate the storms of life

Colorado Crisis Services offers immediate help for mental health /emotional issues By Jeannie Lancaster | Article from the Reporter-Herald If you are experiencing a mental health or substance abuse crisis, help is available through Colorado Crisis Services, a comprehensive statewide behavioral health crisis care system for individuals, families and communities. Individuals can quickly connect to trained […]

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Obsessive Hoarding Is a Mental Disorder

The following was published in the April 2016 ~ 50 Plus Marketplace News Last month, Senior Network hosted an interesting topic on “Hoarding and the health impact for older adults and their families” presented by Jim Salico-Diehl, program coordinator for SummitStone Health Partners. Jim explained the person who hoards many items is mentally addictive. Hoarding is considered a […]

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