May is Mental Health Month!
May is Mental Health Month! Learn more about national and local events this month aimed at starting conversations and reducing stigma. #MentalHealthMonth

May 10, 2018
National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

May 19, 2018
Belden Village Mall Photo Mosaic
and see the winners of the Poster Art Contest featuring original artwork from Stark County students! (Sponsored by YouthMOVE Stark and the StarkMHAR System of Care.)

May 22, 2018
Stark County Coloring Day

Plus, visit Stark County movie theaters in the month of May to see the 30-second PSA from YouthMOVE Stark and the StarkMHAR System of Care!

Mental disorders affect one-quarter of all Americans. On any given day one out of every four people you pass may be experiencing a mental illness...
Register today! 2018 Leadership Breakfast, June 1
Our keynote speaker will be Susan Tellone-McCoy, RN, MSN, CSN, Associate Director of the Mental Health Association (MHA) of Monmouth County, New Jersey. Between 2008-2012, she was involved in a suicide contagion. Susan will share on how they recovered and became a more resilient community. Plus, celebrate the recipients of the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Awards, HOPE Awards and Workforce Development Scholarship.

Who should attend: Business & community leaders, interested community members, service provider administrators, directors & leadership, health & human service provider leaders, System of Care partner leadership, medical professionals, elected officials and school personnel

Location: First Christian Church; 6900 Market Avenue N, North Canton, Ohio 44721.
Cost: $20.00 per person will cover registration and breakfast. PayPal is the preferred method of payment.
Education credits: CEUs pending for applicable sessions.

Limited space. Please register by Friday, May 25, 2018.

Questions? Please contact Carrie Long at
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Training Center: Don't miss these 2018 trainings!
Learn more about upcoming trainings from the StarkMHAR Training Center !
Save these 2018 dates!

  • May 2018: May is Mental Health Month Learn more »
  • May 22: Stark County Coloring Day Learn more »
  • June 1: 2018 Leadership Breakfast RSVP »
  • June 21: Cultural Influence and Health Care Series: Faith-Based Culture and Community RSVP »
  • September 20: Cultural Influence and Health Care Series: Amish Culture and Community RSVP »
  • December 20: Cultural Influence and Health Care Series: Cultural Perspectives on Trauma RSVP »
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