News & Events

Town of Paradise Valley Resident Richard Herold Joins Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Board

Town of Paradise Valley Independent Article; Paradise Valley, AZ

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services has announced it has elected Paradise Valley resident, Richard Herold, a partner in the Phoenix office of Snell & Wilmer, to serve on its Board of Directors.

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Richard Herold of Snell & Wilmer Joins Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Board

Phoenix Business Journal - People on the Move Article; Phoenix, AZ

As a member of the Board of Directors, Herold will promote Southwest Behavioral & Health Services’ Mission and continue to improve the communities the organization serves.

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Veterans Treatment Court Opens in Bullhead City

Mohave Valley Dailey News Article; Bullhead City, AZ

Veterans will get treatment and other support from groups that address their needs.  Southwest Behavioral & Health Services will offer clinical treatment for qualifying veterans and coordinate recruiting mentors, the connectors between the resources and the court.

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Egg Hunt Honors Past, Shapes Future

Mohave Valley Daily News Article; Bullhead City, AZ

The inaugural Nancy Upton Memorial Egg Hunt at Bullhead City Community Park offered a free egg hunt and other activities for children as part of the celebrations, while raising money for a new museum building.  Southwest Behavioral & Health Services hosted the fundraising cakewalk.

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Autism Spectrum Disorder Centers of Excellence Opening Summer 2017

Mercy Maricopa Integrated Care Posting; Phoenix, AZ

April is Autism Awareness Month. This year, we’re celebrating a milestone in autism care. We’ve selected two local providers to serve as Autism Spectrum Disorder Centers of Excellence. They are Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) and Touchstone Health Services.

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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services New Facility

The Standard Business Article; Kingman, AZ

The facility provides urgent behavioral health care for psychiatric patients in acute distress in Mohave County rather than finding a location in Phoenix or Las Vegas, which reduces time spent assisting patients and reduces costs.

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Arizona Health Care Officials Urge Women, Girls to Get Tested for HIV

KTAR News Article; Phoenix, AZ

Arizona health care officials are urging women and girls to get tested for HIV as the nation recognizes National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.  Armando Carrillo with the Phoenix-based Southwest Behavioral & Health Serives has only one message for women who have not gotten tested for the virus: Get tested - now.

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Southwest Behavioral & Health Services' DrugFreeAZKids on Con Mary Rabago

Con Mary Rabago Facebook Live Video; Phoenix, AZ

SB&H’s Promotoras program discussed parent education and community awareness;, why it is important to start the conversation with kids at a young age and set clear expectations in regards to drug use; prescription drug use, misuse and abuse and the direct correlation with the opioid epidemic; and other prevention topics.

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Why Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Staff Love Their Job

American Psychological Association's Good Company Blog Article; Washington, DC

At Southwest Behavioral & Health Services in Phoenix, AZ, sharing the love is a team pursuit. The nonprofit submitted a group photo and asked employees from across the organization to share why they love their jobs. Their submission was the selected pick of the week during our "I Love My Job" campaign in February.

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Bullhead City Police Department Trains in Mental Health First Aid

Mohave Valley Daily News Article; Bullhead City, AZ

Police are working to improve the way law enforcement officers respond to people affected by mental illness.  Bullhead City Police Department has joined the movement.

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