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Silver Bell Ball to Raise Funds for Children Facing Trauma, Abuse or Neglect

DENVER, Colo., October 10, 2019 – Mount Saint Vincent, a leading provider of clinical treatment for children with severe emotional and behavioral challenges due to trauma, mental illness, abuse, or neglect, announced the date of its annual Silver Bell Ball. The fundraising gala is slated for Saturday, November 16, 2019, at the Grand Hyatt Denver,…

MHP Partners with Superior, Lafayette and Erie Law Enforcement to Expand EDGE Program

(October 9, 2019) – Mental Health Partners (MHP) is pleased to announce its role in facilitating the expansion of “Early Diversion, Get Engaged” (EDGE) to three additional Boulder County communities – Superior, Lafayette and Erie. EDGE is a law enforcement and behavioral health co-response program that aims to prevent unnecessary incarceration and hospitalization of individuals…

Moving Beyond Trauma Celebrates Newly Remodeled Trauma Treatment Center of Excellence with Grand Opening Events October 8-17, 2019

(October 4, 2019) – This past summer, Moving Beyond Trauma (MBT): Healing Mind, Body and Spirit, Mental Health Partners’ (MHP) trauma-focused therapy program, completed a full renovation of its Center of Excellence thanks to a $250,000 capital improvement grant from the Denver Foundation’s Colorado Health Access Fund. The renovated office includes separate waiting rooms for…

Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation To Host Free Patient Seminar

(October 3, 2019) – The Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation (GDATF) will host a free patient seminar on Sunday, October 20th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Doubletree by Hilton Denver Hotel, 3203 Quebec Street, Denver, CO, 80207. Confirmed presenters include Robert G. Fante, M.D., F.A.C.S., Dr. Fante Eye and Face Centre, Denver,…

Delegation For Southern Cameroon To Protest At United Nations

US Citizens with Family in S. Cameroon Call for Peace and Independence New York, NY (Sept 20, 2019) – A delegation of US Citizens who have family and friends in Southern Cameroon have organized a press conference to precede a massive protest at the UN Headquarters from noon until 4 PM on Friday, September 20th.…

Boulder Photographer Named Silver Medalist at International Photographic Competition

Boulder, Colorado (September 18, 2019) – Barbara MacFerrin of Barbara MacFerrin Photography in Boulder, CO was named a Silver Medalist during Professional Photographers of America’s 2019 International Photographic competition. MacFerrin’s work will be on display at the Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee, January 19-21, 2020. This International Photographic Exhibit is held in conjunction…

Big Pharma: A Monster Which Needs To Be Tamed

By James D. Veltmeyer, M.D. (September 10, 2019) – Millions of people were outraged in 2015 when Turing Pharmaceuticals raised the price of a 62-year old drug considered the gold standard in the treatment of a life-threatening parasitic infection from $13.50 to $750 overnight, a 5000%-plus increase. Likewise, the cost of the drug cycloserine, used…

Mini-Grant Funding Available to Support Technology in the Classroom

Rose Community Foundation announces teacher technology grant opportunity, made possible by the Jared Polis Foundation Denver, CO (September 10, 2019) – Rose Community Foundation released an open request for proposals to enhance and expand the utility of computers or other existing classroom technology for Colorado’s PreK-12 teachers. The program was started by the Jared Polis…

10th Annual “Dancing with the Broomfield Stars” Features MHP Staff Member

(September 10, 2019) – Mental Health Partners (MHP) is proud to support its Broomfield and Lafayette Clinics Program Manager, Susan Bellas, as she participates in the 10th Annual Dancing with the Broomfield Stars on Thursday, September 26th at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield. This annual event supports the grant-making programs of the Broomfield Community Foundation.…