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Kennebec Behavioral Health’s mission is to promote the well-being of persons who experience mental illness, emotional difficulties or behavioral challenges.

LOOKING AHEAD CLUBHOUSE RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION

Kennebec Behavioral Health’s Looking Ahead Clubhouse has recently been awarded the highest level of accreditation from Clubhouse International (www.ICCD.org).   The accreditation for the Lewiston area’s vocational clubhouse comes after having opened only two years ago; joining High Hopes Clubhouse in Waterville and Capitol Clubhouse in Augusta as KBH’s third accredited Clubhouse. Read more about LOOKING AHEAD CLUBHOUSE RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION

KBH loses founding father

Charles "Chuck" Rothstein, PhD - one of the founding fathers of KBH - passed away on August 6th. Dr. Rothstein, for whom the agency's Waterville building is named, first served part time as a clinical consultant to KBH and later full time as Clinical Director from 1977-1992. Dr. Rothstein also provided therapy in private practice and to inmates at the Maine State Prison in Thomaston. In addition, he wrote a weekly column in the Kennebec Journal and Morning Sentinel covering various psychology topics of interest to readers. Read more about KBH loses founding father

Knights of Columbus give gift for homeless youth

Perley LaChance, Deputy Grant Knight (l), and Daniel Henyan, Grand Knight (r) from the Knights of Columbus Council #13486 in Greater Waterville, presented Kennebec Behavioral Health's Tony Veit, with a $320 check this morning for KBH's Homeless Youth Outreach program.

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High Hopes Clubhouse accreditation

Congratulations to High Hopes Clubhouse in Waterville for a successful International Clubhouse Accreditation Survey completed today!

From left: Tom McAdam, Kerri Holmes, Mark Buchanon and Matt Cox (both from Clubhouse International), Cheryl Davis, Lisa Soucie, and Amy Kirkpatrick Read more about High Hopes Clubhouse accreditation

Clubhouse International receives prestigious award

We are excited to announce that Clubhouse International and Fountain House NY have been selected as co-recipients to receive the 2014 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize! The $1.5 million award, the world's largest humanitarian prize, is presented to organizations that are doing extraordinary work to alleviate human suffering. Read more about Clubhouse International receives prestigious award

Living in Balance

Living in Balance posterKennebec Behavioral Health will host two different Living In Balance (LIB) Groups in Skowhegan.  LIB is an early stage substance abuse group.  We will be offering a group for women led by Kathe Dumont and one for men led by Nick Citriglia . Please feel free to contact our Skowhegan office, 888-322-2136,for more information. Read more about Living in Balance

KBH honors advocates for agency clients

Patricia Goodknow, left, with Lisa SoucieAUGUSTA - At its recent annual meeting, the non-profit Kennebec Behavioral Health presented awards of appreciation to a statewide health-care advocate that works in behalf of low-income Mainers as well as a Waterville restaurant that employs persons experiencing mental illness.
 

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