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By Tom Krynski on January 16th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 11:25 am
Meridian Behavioral Healthcare is a private nonprofit that aids those affected by mental illness and substance-use disorders in and around North Central Florida. Its main campus is located in Gainesville at the corner of Williston Road and Southwest 13th Street, [...]
By Sam Burroughs on November 12th, 2013 | Last updated: November 12, 2013 at 4:51 pm
Emotional service animals and mobile applications are being offered as therapy tools for those who suffer from mental illness.
By Lauren Lettelier on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 7, 2013 at 2:16 pm
Wednesday a Tampa Sen. Arthenia Joyner proposed a tax on dealers’s sale of guns and ammunition. The bill would place a four percent tax on dealers, with plans the money would go to mental health treatment and awareness.
By Jesse Pagan on February 28th, 2013 | Last updated: February 28, 2013 at 6:29 pm
Mental health organizations, law enforcement and city officials gathered at a forum on Thursday to talk about mental health issues in the Gainesville community. Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. and Trinity United Methodist Church hosted the forum in the Worship Center of the Trinity United Methodist Church.