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Superhero-themed Summer Camp for Kids It is officially summer and at Meridian that means SUMMER CAMP!! Last Monday Meridian kicked off a superhero-themed day camp for children entering first through fifth grades experiencing trouble focusing due to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), oppositional defiant disorder and disruptive behavior disorder. This eight-week program, dubbed the Super Flexible Thinker Training Camp, features group and individual treatment designed […] Read More
Mental Health Awareness Month Review Throughout May’s Mental Health Awareness Month, and Meridian Behavioral Healthcare trained allies through Mental Health First Aid courses, raised thousands of dollars in The Amazing Give and engaged members of the community at our recovery art exhibit and open house. Nearly 44 million adults in America, about 1 in 5, experience mental illness in a […] Read More
Open House Appreciation Thanks, again, to all who attended last week’s Recovery Art exhibit and Open House. We were thrilled to open the doors to Meridian’s new administration building to our supporters, and glad you joined us in the celebration. And, a special thanks to the artists from AnARTists and Gainesville Opportunity Center for exhibiting their work and […] Read More
Meridian Open House 5.19.2016 Meridian is excited to open our doors to the community at this Thursday’s Recovery Art Exhibit and Open House. Thursday’s event features two full galleries of art created by local artist of the An Artist Organization, featuring recovery-themed art. Meridian’s Doors to the New Administration building will open to the public at 5:15 and the event […] Read More
The Amazing Give- 2016 As I’m sure many of you have seen on our Facebook, yesterday was The Amazing Give. Thanks to your enthusiasm and energy, we raised a total of $4,140 in only 24 hours. For those of you who may not know, The Amazing Give is a 24-hour online event hosted by The Community Foundation of North […] Read More
Mental Health Awareness Month -May 2016 May is Mental Health Month. Nearly 44 million adults in America, about 1 in 5, experience mental illness in a given year. Of those, 10 million live with a serious mental illness In observance of Mental Health Month, organizations and individuals across the nation are raising awareness, educating communities and fighting stigma surrounding mental health […] Read More
Register now for a FREE Mental Health First aid course! In observation of Mental Health Awareness Month, Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc., will offer five free Mental Health First Aid training courses to the public in Gainesville (4) and Lake City(1). Similar to First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for medical emergencies, Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) trains participants to identify and respond through a five-step […] Read More
Meridian to offer FREE Mental Health First Aid- May 2016 During the month of May 2016 Meridian will be offering a total of five free Mental Health First Aid Training courses to the public. In order to participate in the free certification training you will need to register for the desired course via the link below. Space is limited to the first 20 participants so make sure to sign up […] Read More
Looking for help? Suicide and suicidal thoughts are common especially among teens. Not all suicides are linked to depression. Numerous forms of mental illness, substance use disorders and many other health conditions can increase the risk. In fact, suicide is the second leading cause of death for ages 10-24. Only half of all Americans experiencing an episode of major […] Read More
Primary Healthcare Clinic- NOW OPEN! Meridian Behavioral Healthcare Inc., has officially opened its doors at their new Primary Healthcare Clinic. Over the past few years Meridian has been working hard to offer clients a holistic approach to their healthcare. With the completion of the renovation to the old Human Resources space, the New Primary Healthcare Clinic has taken shape and […] Read More

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