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Partial Hospitalization Program at Meridian Meridian Behavioral Healthcare is pleased to welcome guests to the Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP). This individualized program invites participants to better their lives by becoming a part of a recovery community. Meridian strives to help all clients reach wellness, and PHP is another opportunity we provide to help them get there. The Partial Hospitalization Program […] Read More
Annual Client Arts and Craft Festival The holiday season is an opportunity for Meridian clients to connect with the community to celebrate and look back at the wonderful year we had. This time of year is also an opportunity to give back to the many great programs and organizations within the community. On December 12th from 1:00-3:30pm, clients of Meridian will […] Read More
Advocate for Mental Healthcare Thousands of Florida families are affected by mental illness and substance abuse each year. These families deserve access to affordable, community-based treatment services. Sadly, Florida nationally ranks 49th in mental health spending and 35th in substance abuse spending. The economic crisis in Florida has caused funding cuts, revenue losses and forced community mental health and substance abuse agencies to slash budgets and […] Read More
Meridian Welcomes New Team Member, Laurie Michaelson Meridian is excited to announce the addition of Laurie Michaelson as the new Marketing and Communications Manager. Laurie brings with her a vast knowledge and wealth of experience in internal and external communication strategy. After completing her Masters in Advertising at the University of Florida, Laurie worked as a communication specialist at the University of […] Read More
Meridian Welcomes Morris Breitstein Morris Breitstein has joined Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. as the new Senior Vice President of Administrative Services/CFO. Breitstein recently relocated to Gainesville Fla., from New York, where he served for over 14 years as the CFO of Selfhelp Community Services, a multifaceted healthcare and social services organization. Throughout Breitstein’s career, he has managed several large […] Read More
Help Us Welcome Zoë Seale We are so pleased to introduce Zoё Seale as our new senior vice president of advancement. Zoë comes to Meridian with over 25 years of fundraising experience in higher education. She worked at Coppin University in Baltimore and Shepherd College in West Virginia before arriving at the University of Florida. Zoë worked at UF from […] Read More
It’s Always Mental Health Month At Meridian We love to talk about mental health and May is Mental Health Month always gives us a great opportunity. (We know it’s June already but seriously, we LOVE to talk about mental health) The purpose of this annual observance is three-fold: to build public recognition about the importance of mental health to overall health and […] Read More
Gainesville Harley-Davidson’s 21st Birthday Gainesville Harley-Davidson will hold its 21st Birthday Bash on Saturday, February 22, 2014, but area veterans will be the ones truly celebrating. All proceeds will benefit veterans’ services offered by Meridian. Both the funds and the awareness raised at Gainesville Harley-Davidson’s 21st Birthday Bash will help to support critical services for our area veterans. This […] Read More

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