• April 13, 2021
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Let’s Talk About Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are complex medical and psychiatric illnesses that can have serious consequences for health, productivity and relationships. There are many causes of eating disorders, but they often

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  • March 8, 2021
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Request for Proposals for our NCQA Accreditation

Macomb County Community Mental Health is seeking sealed proposals from interested and qualified parties experienced in providing consulting services for National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

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For many years there was a fundamental misunderstanding of causes for substance use disorders. Many people viewed this disorder as character flaws or moral failures rather than an illness or disease that needed treatment. Some individuals don't seek treatment because they have not yet identified their use as problematic or may not be at the stage of change where they are ready to make changes. Others may worry about the cost of treatment, how it may interfere with their work or family life or not know how to access services. In this blog, MCCMH’s Director of Substance Use Disorder, Helen Klingert, helps to disspell these stigmas.
  • February 11, 2021
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How We’re Setting the Record Straight About Substance Use

For many years there was a fundamental misunderstanding of causes for substance use disorders. Many people viewed this disorder as character flaws or moral failures rather than an illness or disease t

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  • November 17, 2020
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Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. With an ongoing pandemic, now of all times is especially important to check in on ourselves and our health. It is imperative that we not only understand what

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  • November 17, 2020
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Coping with COVID-19

While depression, anxiety, and thoughts of suicide are things that many Americans struggle with today, being in the midst of a pandemic can heighten these feelings. Mental health expert, Dr. Agnes War

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  • October 15, 2020
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Where do I find good data?

Searching the web for the best data? Where do you start and how do you know the data is valid and free of bias? At MCOSA, we’ve compiled a list of reli

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  • November 14, 2019
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“Recreational” Marijuana: The Clarity you Need

Proposal 1, approved by Michigan voters on November 6, 2018, legalizes the possession and use of marijuana for recreational purposes for residents 21 years or older.

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  • November 14, 2019
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Vaping: The latest on This Deadly Trend

The use of e-cigarettes has skyrocketed in youth. Experts are now classifying them as a public health epidemic. A Public Health Epidemic Youth rates of e-cigar

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  • November 14, 2019
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The Synar Amendment vs. Tobacco Products

What are we doing to stop the sale of tobacco products to youth and what exactly is the Synar Amendment? The Synar Amendment vs. Tobacco Products The Synar Ame

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  • May 24, 2019
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What You Should Do in a Crisis

Tips on what to do if you ever find yourself in a crisis.   What You Should Do in a Crisis When you live with a mental health condition, your brain and

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COVID-19 Notice

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions and State of Michigan and CDC guidelines, most services are currently occurring via telehealth. Please contact the Access Center at 855-99-MCCMH to connect with services. Children's Mobile Crisis Services are available for in-person assessments as needed by calling the Crisis Center at 586-307-9100.

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