Seven Counties Services Newsletter
There are a few small steps that you can incorporate into your day that can make a difference bit by bit.
Ludmilla and Kourtnee were hosted by KentuckianaWorks Sr. Program Director, Angella Wilson, to discuss career paths in the mental health field, representation in the sector, and current career opportunities available.
Creating a trauma-informed workplace builds trusts and shows an investment in the well-being of employees.
Our school-based team shares tips and resources for early intervention to increase the likelihood of success for a child or youth who is struggling with school.
For health professionals caring for youth of color, specifically, ask how they feel being black in America has impacted their experiences concerning social justice and the pandemic.
Kentucky Integrated Care was established in September 2017. Embedded within Seven Counties Services, it serves the following counties in Kentucky, which surround the Louisville metropolitan area: Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, and Trimble counties. The program was launched as a five-year project to synchronize primary care with behavioral healthcare.
Seven Counties Services’ Child and Family West Clinic recognized that some of the children they served in Louisville’s West End community were unable to attend traditional after-school and summer care programs because these programs cannot accept students with severe emotional and behavioral issues.
Self-care: This is a topic that we who work in the mental health / social services fields talk a lot about, but perhaps neglect to act on in our own lives, especially during times when we feel pulled to be available and supportive to our clients, our family, and friends.
At Seven Counties Services, our direct care teams pivoted quickly, and our organization was up and running with telehealth services in a two-week period so there was no break in delivering mental and behavioral healthcare to our clients in the community who need us most. Today, more than 90% of our services at Seven Counties Services are being delivered through telehealth.