Mental Health

Mental Health Association Executive Director Announces Plans for Retirement

VERO BEACH — Dr. Robert J. Brugnoli, Ph.D., executive director of the Mental Health Association in Indian River County, will retire from the organization at the end of 2018.

“I’m really happy with what we have been able to build at the MHA,” says Dr. Brugnoli. “I’m proud that we have become a leader […]

May. 28, 2018|

Mental Health Association Board Member Anne Lanier is elected Woman of the Year by the Indian River Junior League

VERO BEACH — A strong woman does not let tragedy tear her to shreds but instead accomplishes great things even though she is torn apart inside. That is exactly what Anne Lanier did when she tragically lost her daughter Becky from medical complications due to an eating disorder. Although her life was turned upside […]

Apr. 23, 2018|

Peer specialists help mental health clients

TREASURE COAST – New Horizons Mental Health, Primary Care and Substance Abuse of Indian River, St. Lucie, Martin and Okeechobee counties recently hosted a Whole Health Action Management (WHAM) training program to certify peer specialists in best practices for achieving whole health.

Peer specialists are employees supervised by medical professionals who share their own personal […]

Sep. 27, 2016|