As we are continually faced with the unprecedented COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, North Central Behavioral Health Systems’ offices continue to remain open as we maintain our mission of providing mental health and substance use services to our communities. However, the risks of COVID-19 necessitated that w
Why Do People Attempt Suicide?
Since the start of COVID-19, North Central Behavioral Health Systems has done all that we can to maintain our mission of providing mental health and substance use services to our communities. However, due to the risks COVID-19 has presented, NCBHS has added Telehealth as an alternative to receive services, in order to limit exposure to the virus for ou
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Returning to Life Following the COVID-19 Quarantine
Returning to life as the COVID-19 restrictions loosen may be much harder than anyone had expected. The experts refer to this as a “new normal” but it is not clear what this may mean for all of us emotionally.
The terminology, “new normal,” has been defined in the past as describing a “significant change following a traumatic event.” Unlike other events, however, the COVID-19 virus has not ended but we are shifting into the next phase of re-entering into the world again, all while trying to balance staying healthy and getting our lives back.
Wellness Fair held in observance of Mental Health Awareness Week
Spoon River College sponsored a Wellness Fair on Oct. 8 at the Canton Campus in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Week Oct. 6-10.
Area Treatment Programs Team Up
North Central Behavioral Health Systems and Chestnut Health Systems have reached an agreement to link their services together in order to provide better access.