Almost 150 years of mixed historical past and shared dedication to person-centered, built-in behavioral well being care companies
TARRYTOWN, NY (August 8, 2022)— The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Rockland and The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Westchester have introduced their intent to merge and create a mixed behavioral healthcare group. By growing the dimensions and scope of companies, the brand new group will construct upon an extended legacy of lowering limitations to high quality psychological well being care within the higher Hudson Valley area.
Upon state approval of the merger, the brand new group will serve greater than 15,000 folks throughout the area by a wide selection of built-in companies – together with remedy, care administration, peer companies, employment companies, residential companies, treatment administration, substance use restoration and extra – in addition to instructional alternatives and advocacy efforts. Licensed Group Behavioral Well being Clinics in Mount Kisco, White Plains, Yonkers and Higher Nyack complement a wide range of community-based, cellular companies for all ages. Providers will proceed uninterrupted because the companies work to finish the merger.
Stephanie Madison, LMSW, President/CEO of The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Rockland, characterised the merger because the pure evolution of the strong relationship the 2 companies have loved for many years. “This merger will increase alternatives for high quality psychological well being care in our communities. Our companies share a long-standing dedication to offering person-centered companies and helps that assist shoppers obtain their objectives. These companies are wanted now greater than ever, and collectively, we proudly convey practically 150 years of expertise to the desk to serve the bigger group.”
Charlotte Östman, LCSW-R, CEO of The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Westchester, recognized the merger as mirroring the companies’ values. “For greater than 75 years, now we have responded to the wants of our group by creating person-centered, trauma-informed behavioral well being companies delivered the place, when and the way they finest profit every particular person. At the moment, we see these wants growing at a fast velocity on account of numerous present occasions and injustices. By becoming a member of forces, we will enhance the power and agility with which we ship and create new companies, finally serving to extra people strengthen their resilience and discover hope on their journey.”
About The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Rockland
Established in 1951, Psychological Well being Affiliation of Rockland is the premier supplier of behavioral well being companies locally, participating greater than 5,000 people yearly. MHA of Rockland constantly strives to enhance the standard of life for these affected by psychological well being points. They provide an enormous array of therapeutic and residential companies to the Rockland group. To be taught extra, go to www.mharockland.org
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About The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Westchester
Based in 1946, The Psychological Well being Affiliation of Westchester promotes psychological well being by advocacy, group schooling and direct companies. A federally designated Licensed Group Behavioral Well being Middle with clinics in Mount Kisco, Higher Nyack, White Plains and Yonkers, in addition to an array of community-based care, MHA gives a spread of companies which are recovery-oriented, trauma-informed and individualized to advertise restoration and wellness. To be taught extra, go to www.mhawestchester.org.