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CCBHC grants

Two grants will further SummitStone’s behavioral healthcare practices

Two grants will further SummitStone’s behavioral healthcare practices SummitStone Health Partners recently received two significant grants that will help us further our mission in behavioral healthcare. A $4 million grant from the Department of Health and Human Services will support our efforts in obtaining the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) status from the Substance […]

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Annual Fundraiser

Tegan Camden selected as our new Chief Operations Officer

Tegan Camden selected as our new Chief Operations Officer I am pleased to announce that Tegan Camden has accepted the position of our Chief Operations Officer. Tegan’s experience will be a great addition to SummitStone’s executive leadership team, furthering our mission of providing unsurpassed community behavioral health services in Northern Colorado. Tegan has been with […]

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New physician assistant program partnership

SummitStone Health Partners paves way for diverse healthcare avenues with new physician assistant program partnership SummitStone continues to increase our reach and influence in the community as we grow in size and scope, especially as we prepare for the opening of the newly named Larimer County Behavioral Health Services at Longview – Acute Care facility […]

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JEDIS Cultural Responsiveness

Advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in behavioral healthcare

SummitStone is dedicated to advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in behavioral healthcare Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at SummitStone (JEDIS): Values Statement: “SummitStone Health Partners prioritizes justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. We know that these values are essential for us to fulfill our mission of providing unsurpassed behavioral health services, including prevention, intervention and treatment. […]

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$450 million in ARPA funds to transform behavioral healthcare across Colorado

$450 million in ARPA funds to transform behavioral healthcare across Colorado Back in August 2021, Gov. Polis established a Behavioral Health Transformation Task Force Interim Subpanel with the purpose of convening regularly to address behavioral healthcare needs in our State, and to make recommendations on how to direct $450 million toward that effort. The State […]

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Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month offers opportunity to eliminate stigma

Mental Health Awareness Month Since I started my career 30+ years ago, fighting stigma has been at the forefront of the work we do as behavioral healthcare professionals. As our communities have faced so many recent crises including suicides, the opioid epidemic, mass shootings, economic uncertainty, civil unrest, and climate concerns exacerbated by the COVID-19 […]

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New SummitStone Board Member – Heather Buoniconti

Introducing our newest Board member, Heather Buoniconti SummitStone Health Partners is pleased to welcome the newest member of our Board of Directors, Heather Buoniconti. Heather is the Chief Development Officer for the Food Bank for Larimer County, a position she’s held since 2005. Prior to joining the Food Bank, Heather served as the Executive/Development Director […]

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SummitNews February 7, 2022

Partnerships drive our mission

Partnerships drive our mission I would like to share with you some of the initiatives we at SummitStone are taking to further our work as leaders in behavioral healthcare. Here are just a few of these partnerships we are very proud of: SummitStone’s Larimer County Co-Responder team receives accolades On Jan. 24, the Larimer County […]

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