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Kentucky Medicaid Spotlights New Vista's Schwartz Center

Program Manager, Julie Breitigan, oversees residential substance use services at the Schwartz Center for Men and the recently opened Schwartz Center for Women.

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4 Ways to Improve Relationships During the Shutdown

During stressful times, relationships can be tested. The coronavirus has caused us to spend more time than ever with our loved ones at home.

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Dana Royse, Chief Financial Officer, Explains Quick Move to Telehealth Services

As the number of cases of COVID-19 increase in Kentucky, so does the associated anxiety. The mental health effects of COVID-19 are as important to address as are the physical health effects.

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Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19: Tips for Adults and Children

The outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) may be stressful for people and communities. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children.
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Managing Anxiety and Positive Mental Health in Times of Uncertainty

During these uncertain times, we all are experiencing a change in our “normal” routines and plans.

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Don Rogers, Chief Clinical Officer, Discusses Today's Trends in Behavioral Health

Behavioral health organizations are changing to meet the increasing need for behavioral health services, with more emphasis on person centered approaches and outcome driven services. 

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Addiction Recovery Isn’t Always A Straight Path: How Medication-Assisted Treatment Can Help

For years, medical professionals have been helping patients overcome addiction with Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) that blocks areas of the brain that control addiction.

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Small Steps to Live Your Best Life: The 5 Stages to Help You Reach Your Goals

It’s a new year, which we all universally associate with resolutions and a fresh start; are you going to be one of the few that stays the course to make real change?

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6 Tips to Make Your Holidays Happier and Healthier

While the holidays are one of the most joyous times of the year, they can also be one of the most stressful.

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How Casey’s Law is Opening Doors for Treatment Intervention

Once one succumbs to the disease of addiction, their loved ones often wait on the sidelines, hoping their son, daughter, spouse  or friend will seek help, but this hopeful optimism is usually foiled due to the disease's progression.

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iHOPE Program Helps Young People Experiencing Psychosis

Serious Mental Illness (SMI) typically starts when individuals are young adults. The problem is, SMI is not usually diagnosed until its advanced.

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Peer Support Specialists Use Their Recovery to Help Others

In some cases, it can take several attempts for individuals to break free from addiction, but getting help is necessary for effective long-term recovery.

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