mental health

GVSU student shares story of mental health to raise awareness

by (lucas_saye)

Submitted 12-19-2018 under LOCAL LIFE

What happens when a lifetime’s worth of tragedy is forced into that of a 22-year-old?  I interviewed a Grand Valley State University student who wishes to remain anonymous and to only be referred to with the pronouns she/her. To...

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Catalyst Radio: Anxiety Resource Center

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 12-14-2018 under NONPROFITS

Host Jessica Young welcomes Suzette Andres and Jennifer Hienskill of Anxiety Resource Center located in downtown Grand Rapids. Catalyst Radio is the weekly public affairs radio program of Community Media Center. The program is a feature of...

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How yoga can help with trauma, anxiety, and depression: New class at Wealthy Theatre

by (gladdej3)

Submitted 09-07-2018 under NONPROFITS

What is Yoga? When people think of yoga, they often think of people in a yoga studio moving into challenging positions. Perhaps they think of people sitting in a circle chanting. Yoga can look like this, but it can also be a series of simple...

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Catalyst Radio: Host Jessica Gladden talks mental health education with Be Nice

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 12-08-2017 under NONPROFITS

Host Jessica Gladden speaks with Kristy Buck from the Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan about Be Nice., a mental health education, bully and suicide prevention initiative that creates a positive cultural change through simple daily actions.

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'Healthy U' lecture addresses mental health, aging

by (Covenant Villag...)

Submitted 08-09-2017 under NONPROFITS

“Mental Health & Aging for Smarty’s: Reducing the Stigma” is the topic for the August “Healthy U” lecture on Monday, Aug. 21 at 10 a.m. at Covenant Village of the Great Lakes, a faith-based, not-for-profit,...

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Pine Rest provides a large variety of mental health, family services

by (GRTV)

Submitted 05-04-2017 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase Lindsay Wieland Capel from Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services discusses their large variety of mental health and family services, including inpatient and outpatient care....

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Ronald McDonald House provides a "home away from home" for West Michigan families

by (GRTV)

Submitted 01-25-2017 under NONPROFITS

This week’s episode of GRTV’s NPO Showcase features Marcie Lewis and Patty McCormick of the Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan. Lewis and McCormick discuss the amenities that the Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan provides...

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New website provides centralized information, resources for people with addiction

by (GRTV)

Submitted 10-26-2016 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Brian Keeley of the Grand Rapids Red Project discusses, a one-stop website that provides information on services for people with addiction and their loved ones. The new...

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Highlighting city’s mental wellness resources, GoSite hosts free Q&A event

by (GoSite)

Submitted 05-19-2016 under NEWS

Local information and welcome center, the GoSite, will be kicking off a series of events on May 26 aiming to better educate the public about the wide variety of mental health and wellness resources available in the Grand Rapids area. Free and open...

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Free Self-Improvement Workshop: Getting Past a Rotten Childhood

by (Kerrie Clark)

Submitted 10-23-2014 under

The workshop, “Getting Past a Rotten Childhood,” will be led by therapist Marilyn Dale, MA, LPC. Call 616-364-3301 by the Friday before the workshop to register and receive directions. Visit our website,, to...

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