Picture of Jennifer Waaler, announcement for NAMI PTC on Jan 7 2022

Jennifer Waaler, announced as Executive Director

NAMI Piedmont Tri-County announces Jennifer Waaler appointed as Executive Director. NAMI Piedmont Tri-County continues to be the foremost authority dedicated to Mental Health awareness, advocacy, and support in Chester, Lancaster, and York Counties, South Carolina. Betsey O’Brien passes the torch to Jennifer Waaler. Jennifer joined NAMI Piedmont Tri-County as Executive...

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Mental Health and the holidays

Managing Your Mental Health During the Holidays.

Tips on Managing Your Mental health During the Holidays. Do you need help for your mental health now? How can we manage our mental health during the holidays with all the extra distractions, temptations and stressors? It is said the holidays are said to be one of the most trying...

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September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month September 2020 If you or someone you know is in an emergency, call The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or call 911 immediately. Suicidal thoughts, much like mental health conditions, can affect anyone regardless of age, gender, or background. In fact, suicide is often the result...

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What Is an Involuntary Mental Health Commitment?

Involuntary Mental Health Commitments An involuntary mental health commitment is the way that a Probate Court Judge can order you to have mental health treatment, even if you do not want treatment. Although most adults have a right to refuse medical treatment, the commitment process creates an exception. The Probate...

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