Thrive Behavioral Health, Inc.

Thrive Behavioral Health, Inc.

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Thrive Expands Hours of Crisis Clinical Services

Thrive Expands Hours of Crisis Clinical Services

Published 06/01/2019

In response to a large number of emergency department admissions related to both mental health and substance abuse issues, Thrive Behavioral Health, formerly The Kent Center for Human and Organizational Development, will offer in-person crisis clinical services to assist community members and first responders in Kent County during evening and weekend hours.  Starting on May 18...

Focal Point Report: Thrive's Healthy Transitions "Promising"

Focal Point Report: Thrive's Healthy Transitions "Promising"

Published 06/01/2019

Thrive's Healthy Transitions Program was featured in Focal Point: Youth, Young Adults & Mental Health's 2019 Edition of Evaluation of Innovative Transition Programs. Below is the full report. Abstract: This article describes how the RI Healthy Transitions Project utilized a coordinated specialty care-based model to improve social functioning and reduce troubling symptoms among young people experiencing First...

Thrive Outreach Worker Featured in "Street Sights"

Thrive Outreach Worker Featured in "Street Sights"

Published 05/22/2019

Will Lawlor, a man who does outreach on the streets of Providence, writes the poignant stories of others regularly to draw attention to the plight that so many people suffer as a result of being homeless. Writing and sharing these stories is also an outlet for him. In his words, “Seeing and hearing the sad, horrible...

 Discrimination & Mental Health Parity Workshop

Discrimination & Mental Health Parity Workshop

Published 05/16/2019

On Thursday, May 23, 2019 the RI Parity Initiative and RI Parent Information Network host "Discrimination & Mental Health Parity", a workshop for members of the community. Parity is the law, and insurance companies are required to provide coverage for mental health, including substance use disorder services, at the same level they cover physical health services....

ICC Hosts Seminar on Creating a Trauma Sensitive Community

ICC Hosts Seminar on Creating a Trauma Sensitive Community

Published 05/10/2019

On Wednesday, May 15, 2019 the Interfaith Counseling Center will host a presentation entitled "Creating a Trauma Sensitive Community". This presentation explores major concepts underlying a trauma informed approach to a caring community. Trauma can naturally stem from many places in our lives including loss, natural disaster, unwanted change, abuse, neglect, or exposure to violence....