The Recovery Village

Michael Ash and Associates is pleased to share this educational information and links courtesy of The Recovery Village. Current events have disrupted our communities in unprecedented ways, leading to loss of jobs, long periods of social isolation to interrupted or deferred school, travel, and schedules. Many people have been facing increased stress and uncertainty. With…

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Michael Ash and Associates are proud to participate in National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month in July.  Please find helpful resources below to assist with the educational process. From the Office of Minority Health – U.S. Department of Health and Human Services During National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month in July, the HHS Office of…

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Every year, 2M U.S. adults are estimated to meet the criteria for disordered gambling, while another 4-6M individuals are problem gamblers at risk for serious addiction consequences. May is Mental Health Month. What does that have to do with problem gambling? A lot. Many individuals who are struggling with problems due to gambling are also…

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Michael Ash, LCSW & Associates are proud to support the 71st Mental Health Month! Launched in 1949 by Mental Health America (MHA), May is Mental Health Month is the most highly recognized mental health awareness event in the nation. Each year, tens of thousands of organizations choose to use the official May is Mental Health Month materials. They…

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To accommodate the current conditions related to the Corona Virus, psychotherapy sessions are being conducted via the HIPPA compliant platform doxy.me as well as phone, FaceTime, Skype or Zoom. Michael Ash & Associates are dedicated to providing mental health services for current and new clients at all times. Please click on this link to enter the portal…

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“African Americans share the same mental health issues as the rest of the population, with arguably even greater stressors due to racism, prejudice, and economic disparities. Meanwhile, many wonder why African Americans shy away from psychotherapy as a potential solution to challenges such as depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, marriage problems, and parenting issues.” Click the Psychology Today article below for more…. If you or a loved…

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SleepHelp.org, a site created by insomniacs for insomniacs, has shared some great resources with us in order to help our clients. Check out these below links about overcoming the sleep disturbances that so often accompany and exacerbate certain mental health disorders. Bipolar Disorder and Sleep Anxiety and Sleep Depression and Sleep Living with any of…

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National Safety Month (NSM) is a month-long observance celebrated annually in the United States in June and Michael Ash, LCSW & Associates are proud participants.  During National Safety Month, individuals and organizations participate by making efforts to reduce the leading causes of unintentional injury and death at work, on the road, and in homes and communities. We ask that…

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National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) increases awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and encourages individuals in need of treatment and recovery services to seek help. Recovery Month celebrates individuals living their lives in recovery and recognizes the dedicated workers who provide the prevention, treatment, and recovery support services that make it possible.…

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