Parity law has not increased behavioral health care access, funding

...in need of some type of mental health intervention."The center is using a recent grant to add a licensed clinical social worker to do some intervention but also refers to Serenity, Richards said. Serenity and the clinic are also discussing applying...

Veterans find VA 'choice' care program has delays

...at the facility's uptown location.He said he was released July 10 after he became comfortable with a cane and a social worker at the VA told him that he could get outpatient physical therapy at Wills Memorial Hospital in Washington, Ga., a...

Morgan Road Middle School reaches out to grandparents

...grandparents raising children younger than 17.Grandparents can request monthly visits from a registered nurse and social workers, and can also attend support group sessions with other grandparents in similar situations.Grandparents in the program...

Grant will expand mental health, Wrens access

...to provide primary care there.The Augusta clinic plans to use part of the new funding to hire a licensed clinical social worker to address behavioral health issues, Richards said."We find that a significant number of people we serve have either...

Trump is the wild card

...NAFTA passed both houses with no problems. Again, "they" knew more than we did.Of course, it did benefit the social workers involved in our welfare programs. The only problem is that most of these jobs are funded by the government, which...

Mental health counselor, employees indicted in Medicaid fraud case

...gathered to create fake documentation of services, the indictment states.The indictment also alleges that other social workers were recruited and paid to refer Medicaid patients to TWI.

Titus Thomas Nichols - Stephanie Blackett Nichols

...and South Carolina and is a Judge Advocate General for Georgia Army National Guard. Stephanie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and provides mental health therapy in the private practice sector. Mr. and Mrs. Titus Thomas Nichols

Families face tough decisions as cost of elder care soars

...saying her mother had 30 days to find a new home. Duffy succeeded in keeping her mother there for two months until social workers helped line up an adult family home. But the stress strained her mother's health, Duffy said. Six weeks after...

Keep program as-is

...emotionally disturbed children, sometimes they cannot function and cannot cope in the regular environment.As a social worker for three years; an administrator for another three years in a psychoeducational school; a teacher dealing with behavior...

Augusta's Habitat for Humanity struggles to find families to serve

...Family Promise and Fort Gordon to distribute more preliminary applications and is recruiting two new board members ? a social worker and community development officer.It is also working with Security Federal to avoid the $67,326 home sale losses...