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By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 30th, 2020
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‘Black stock’ of antipsychotic drugs at MHF

CAY HILL — The Mental Health Foundation in Cay Hill has a large stock of leftover medication, referred to by its staff as “black stock,” for patients who do not have health insurance. Apart from More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, September 27th, 2020
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Too many drugs: polypharmacy alarming trend at Mental Health Foundation

CAY HILL — Administering two and often more drugs at the same time has been the rule rather than the exception at the Mental Health Foundation for many years. Many patients are given a cocktail of medication. More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, September 24th, 2020
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Psychiatric patient dead in solitary confinement

CAY HILL — Nobody knows what happened that night. The next morning, August 25, 2020, Caulette Julien was found dead in the isolation cell of the Mental Health Foundation. She was 43 years old. The responsible More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
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MHF response to article StMaartenNews.com September 22, 2020

Dear Publishers, On behalf of the foundation, our interim director Eileen Healy would like to rectify allegations stated in an article titled “Medical recognition divisive issue at Mental Health Foundation” More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
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Medical recognition divisive issue at Mental Health Foundation

CAY HILL — The board of the Mental Health Foundation has elected a new interim director whose name does not appear in the BIG register. Dr. Kitty Pelswijk, who also acts as medical coordinator, is not officially More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Mental Health Foundation in turmoil

CAY HILL — Amidst a growing need for a national mental health response during the coronavirus outbreak, interim-director Eileen Healy of the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) has submitted her resignation effective More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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MHF launches online edition of Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

PHILIPSBURG — From Monday, May 18th, to the  25th, it’s International Mental Health Awareness Week. And as we know from previous difficult times: mental health issues are likely to rise after a period More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
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Start International Nurses Week

PHILIPSBURG — Today, Wednesday, May 6th, 2020, is the start of International Nurses Week, which ends on the birthday of Florence Nightingale (founder of modern nursing), May 12th. As we find ourselves in the More...

By The Publisher On Monday, April 6th, 2020
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MHF opens a Mental Health Support line – Call 311

MHF opens a Mental Health Support line – Call 311 CAY HILL — The Mental Health Foundation understands that many persons are confronted with elevated stress levels during this global Covid-19 pandemic. More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
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MHF presents Happiness Event on October 10th

The Mental Health Foundation is proud to present the first edition of the Happiness Event! On Thursday, October 10th from 4.30 PM to 8 PM you’re welcome at the Cultural Center in town to join us for an evening More...