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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 |2019-03-15T06:47:50-07:00March 15th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Great Minds Conference Educates and Inspires

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

Mental Health Disorders At Work

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), one of every five American adults experiences mental illness, the most common are anxiety disorders and major depression.

Licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Stephen Langer, director of Northwest Brief Therapy Training Center in Olympia Washington, explains that anxiety and […]

By |2018-02-05T16:47:11-08:00February 5th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Mental Health Disorders At Work