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Great Minds Conference Educates and Inspires

A view of Mount Rainier across the Puget Sound.

On November 7-8, 2018, Great Minds at Work hosted a Work Behavioral Health Supported Employment conference in Tacoma, WA. The event was a collaborative effort between the Health Care Authority- Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery, University […]

By |2019-03-15T06:47:50-08:00March 15th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Great Minds Conference Educates and Inspires

Supported Employment Wraps Services around People & Employers and helps #EndtheStigma

Although most people (80%-90%) with serious psychiatric disabilities do not work, between 55%-75% indicate a desire to do so. The recognized vision of Recovery includes work as one important domain in which to develop a sense of purpose. Effective interventions that support recovery by facilitating the employment […]

By |2019-03-13T06:34:17-08:00March 13th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Supported Employment Wraps Services around People & Employers and helps #EndtheStigma

Supported Employment is a now a Medicaid Health Benefit in Washington State

Great Minds at Work focuses on educating employers and connecting them with resources to be able to successfully work with people who may have treated mental health issues or substance abuse disorders (together, behavioral health challenges). In support of the Becoming Employed Starts Today (BEST) Mental […]

By |2019-03-01T06:52:54-08:00March 1st, 2019|General|Comments Off on Supported Employment is a now a Medicaid Health Benefit in Washington State