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Feb 25, 2014, 14:16 ET

Help Is On Hand for Family Members of People with Borderline Personality Disorder, Bipolar Disorder and/or Depression

A popular Philadelphia workshop is coming to two Philadelphia suburban locations to help family members of people with borderline personality,...

Jan 13, 2014, 14:35 ET

Seasoned Behavioral Health Services Executive to Lead Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Michael Brody, until recently the Vice President of Service Operations of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP),...

May 30, 2013, 09:50 ET

Three Local Mental Health Leaders Are Honored at 2013 Bell of Hope Award Dinner

To honor the three mental health leaders who received prestigious awards at the 14th annual Bell of Hope Award Dinner of the Mental Health...

May 23, 2013, 15:45 ET

Vital Information on Families, Mental Health Disorders and Violence to Be Presented by Multifaceted Panel

A knowledgeable panel will share critically important information about the "complicated" relationship among families, mental health conditions and...

May 16, 2012, 12:15 ET

Experts to Present Exciting Information on Preventing Borderline Personality Disorder and Some Mood Disorders

A panel of experts will discuss an exciting research-based theory that may have the potential for preventing Borderline Personality Disorder and...

Jan 17, 2012, 11:20 ET

Formerly Homeless Individuals Help Their Peers in Newly Launched Homeless Hub

Individuals who have been homeless are staffing a "homeless hub" launched by two nonprofit agencies (along with other health care and...

Jan 12, 2011, 16:22 ET

MHA of Southeastern PA Responds to Arizona Tragedy With a Call to Repair the Broken Mental Health System

The Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP) (http://www.mhasp.org)  joins the nation in grieving for those whose lives...

May 21, 2010, 09:43 ET

Joseph Rogers of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania to Be Honored with Lilly Lifetime Achievement Award

Joseph Rogers, Chief Advocacy Officer of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP), will receive the 2010 Lifetime...

May 20, 2009, 11:27 ET

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey to Receive MHASP's 2009 Bell of Hope Award

Dr. Trevor Hadley Will Receive MHASP's Leadership Award Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey has been chosen to receive the...

May 14, 2008, 01:00 ET

Celebrated Names Join MHASP at 9th Annual Bell of Hope Award Dinner

PHILADELPHIA, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A panoply of notables including Mayor Michael Nutter, several legislators and other celebrated...

May 06, 2008, 01:00 ET

Veteran Behavioral Health Services Executive to Lead Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bill Dinwiddie, Vice President of Behavioral Health Services of Horizon House, Inc., has accepted...

Jan 14, 2008, 00:00 ET

Homeless Advocates to Hold Rally to Demand Housing for Individuals With Mental Illnesses

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, January 15, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, at 12 p.m., a coalition of...

Mar 20, 2007, 01:00 ET

Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania Announces Executive Restructuring

PHILADELPHIA, March 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP)...

Sep 06, 2006, 01:00 ET

New Study Reports Huge Numbers of Prisoners With Mental Illnesses; MHASP Program Helps Such Inmates Make Successful Transition into the Community

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- New figures released today by the federal Bureau of Justice Statistics indicate that more than half of all...

Jul 27, 2006, 01:00 ET

National Professional Organization of People in Recovery From Psychiatric Disabilities Is Created

PHILADELPHIA, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- People in recovery from psychiatric disabilities, researchers and others from around the country gathered...

Jul 05, 2006, 01:00 ET

New Norristown Center Convenes Services for Families and Youth with Behavioral Health Disorders Under One Roof

PHILADELPHIA, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A brand-new behavioral health center providing integrated advocacy and peer-support services for Montgomery...

May 24, 2006, 01:00 ET

MHASP to Hold Seventh Annual Award Dinner and Silent Auction

PHILADELPHIA, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP) will hold its seventh annual Bell of...

May 09, 2006, 01:00 ET

People with Mental Illnesses Organize Rally to Recognize Right to Recovery from Mental Illness

PHILADELPHIA, May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, May 11, people from all over Southeastern Pennsylvania will gather at Dilworth Plaza (West Side...

Feb 09, 2006, 00:00 ET

Advocates to Rally to Demand Fixes in Medicare Part D

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Activists will rally at the regional offices of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in...

Jan 04, 2006, 00:00 ET

Pennsylvania Disability Community Announces Briefing on Supreme Court Nominee Alito Record

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of four disability rights groups will hold a lunch briefing on Thursday, January 5th, at 12:30 on...