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Becoming Meridian Behind the Name Meridian’s mission has been well-known for more than 50 years: To promote the health, recovery, and well-being of those affected by mental illnesses and substance use disorders through […] Read More
June is National PTSD Awareness Month Throughout history, citizens and soldiers experiencing tumultuous life events have reported the unrelenting symptoms of depression, anxiety, insomnia, intrusive thoughts, flashbacks, and suicidal idealizations of PTSD – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. […] Read More
Celebrating 50 Years Innovate. Inspire. Impact. Serving the Community for 50 Years! Put on your party hats! Meridian is celebrating its 50th anniversary, having grown from a humble beginning to becoming North Central […] Read More
May is Mental Health Month May is Mental Health Month, a nationwide campaign to raise awareness and advocate for those who suffer from mental illness. Each May, organizations like The National Alliance on Mental Illness […] Read More
April is National Counseling Awareness Month April is Counseling Awareness Month (CAM). Created and promoted by the American Counseling Association (ACA) and is sponsored by groups like the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and Mental […] Read More
CharMayne Jackson elected to International Board On December 7, 2021, CharMayne Jackson, a Law Enforcement Clinical Specialist for Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, was elected to serve as a board member of the International Co-Responder Alliance (ICRA). The […] Read More
Don’t be Ashamed to Share Your Voice… Google ‘increase in mental health issues due to covid’ and a seemingly endless list from numerous sources appears.  Experts agree that COVID-19 is certainly complicating mental illnesses and addictions.  In […] Read More
#MeridianByYourSide – Resource Guide Information About COVID-19 Alachua County COVID-19 Community Resource Portal Home Care Instructions for COVID-19 Patients World Health Organization (WHO) COVID-19 Advice for the Public   How to Safely Un-bag Groceries and […] Read More
A funny thing happened on the way back to normal… In the early stages of any crisis, our brains release chemicals that help us react and cope. This is intended to be temporary. and exists to give us the push […] Read More
Meridian’s Children’s Summer Program Back to Providing Crucial Services This Year Meridian’s Children’s Summer Program Back to Providing Crucial Services This Year The 2020 Summer Program was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic Gainesville, Fla. – Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. continues […] Read More
Behavioral Grant Levy County Cedar Key News Staff Grant For Criminal Justice, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Program In Levy County. Meridian was awarded an initial planning grant for this program in 2018. Meridian […] Read More
Meridian Behavioral Healthcare receives grant to fund a new program in Levy County WCJB TV 20 News Staff LEVY COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) – Meridian Behavioral Healthcare was provided with a $450,000 grant to fund a new program in Levy County. The initiative would […] Read More

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