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We have an extensive, proven history of changing lives through:
Advocating for the treatment of people living with severe and persistent mental illness.
Providing the highest quality direct services to those in need.
Educating the public in mental health awareness and wellness.
Helping every individual we serve in every way we can realize their goals when it comes to wellness and recovery.
The mission of the Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris, Inc. is to promote mental health, including the integration of physical healthcare, to improve the care and treatment of individuals with mental illness, and to remove the stigma associated with emotional and mental disorders.
We as a community organization, accomplish our mission through advocacy, education, prevention, early intervention, treatment and service.
The Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris, Inc. understands that racism undermines mental health. Therefore, we are committed to anti-racism in all that we do. This means that we pledge to work against individual racism, interpersonal racism, and institutional racism in all their forms.
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By Katie Newman, Writer and Research Assistant at MHAEM (Sophomore, University of Washington). We’ve made it nearly a full rotation around the sun since the dreaded COVID-19 virus reared its ugly head in the United States. We have dealt with many disappointments; the...
written by guest author Katie Newman This is the second part of the multi-part (I haven’t quite decided how many parts yet) series I will be writing about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected different groups of people. The first article I wrote was about...