MHA-A News

Resources: Grief Support Programs

Augusta Health’s Hospice of the Shenandoah has announced grief support programs for the first quarter of 2021. Support groups and individual support is available. All grief support services require pre-registration.

Virtual Training Opportunity: ACEs on February 4

When children experience traumatic events, it can have lasting effects on their mental health and wellbeing. These events are called ACEs. Join several local organizations for a free virtual training on February 4, 2021 from 5-8 p.m.

Monthly Board Spotlight: Barbara Maclam

2021 MHA-A Board President Barbara Maclam shares her “why” – why mental health matters to her and how MHA-A is dedicated to building mentally healthier communities. (Video)

Virtual Training Opportunity: Mental Health Basics Training

Mental Health Basics Training presents a brief overview on the following elements of mental health disorders: Prevalence, signs and symptoms, stigma, crisis and more. It is being offered January 21 from 10-11 a.m. and February 18 from 3-4 p.m.

Mental Health America of Augusta

Join the MHA-A board

We are inviting applications from individuals interested in contributing their voice, leadership, and experience to the Mental Health America-Augusta board.

Four tips for a mood boost

Do you struggle during the holiday season? Noticing and appreciating the positives in our lives offers a great mood boost.

MHA-A announces new executive director

The Staunton-based Mental Health America of Augusta has hired Bruce Blair as its new executive director. Blair began his work with the nonprofit organization on November 2.

Board member talks suicide prevention

MHA-A board member Crystal Graham talks with Chris Graham with Augusta Free Press about how everyone can have a role in suicide prevention.

Golf Tournament cancelled due to COVID-19

Our golf tournament for this year has been cancelled due to COVID-19!

Art Center offers virtual gallery

Check out the virtual gallery for Art: a Voice this year! Pretty amazing submissions to take in and enjoy.