Author: Lisa Werth

Boiler Bash Dash…..Welcome Purdue University Students!

Welcome students! We are so glad to have you join us for the Boiler Bash Dash! Calla Collaborative Health is an agency that strives to help college students with emotional and mental health issues that potentially interfere with academic and personal success. We are here to guide you through challenges, including relationship issues, stress, anxiety,…
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Get S-M-A-R-T® to Launch in Marion County

LaTasha Hudson and Jill Mockabee with Life Skills Unlimited, LLC are becoming trained S-M-A-R-T® facilitators for the 8 and 12 hour therapeutic education program. They will be launching in Marion County, a county with significant need for solid, evidence-based Early Intervention programs. We are excited about this venture, and look forward to helping many more…
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The importance of Early Intervention, especially during the Coronavirus Pandemic

We are struggling to find our “new normal” whatever that means to each one of us. Some of us have lost jobs, others are working from home, some are experiencing significant distress. Collectively, we are all experiencing some level of grief and loss due to the significant interruption the quarantine has created in all of…
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Immense Benefits of Meditative Stillness During Quarantine

As a psychotherapist in private practice and the owner of the local Meditation/Stillness studio, SY-Your Stillness, Simone Yeomans, PhD, MS, LMFT is helping our community and beyond by offering FREE online Meditative Stillness classes three times a week in addition to a FREE daily 5 minute BREATHING BREAK meditation to recenter your awareness and enter your intrinsic…
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Legal Guidance for Mandated Clients and College Students with Delayed Court Dates

Clients who have been charged with OWI and other drug and alcohol related issues have worry around delayed and cancelled court dates.  College students with university sanctions suddenly were asked to move home, often times from out of state, and adjust to on-line learning.  But what about their legal issues and pending court cases?   …
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Virtual vs. In-person Education and Counseling

While some clients have decided to suspend their counseling or education program until they can resume in-person therapy services, others are really enjoying the benefits of on-line therapy.  No longer having a commute to the therapist’s office, clients have more time, and many find comfort in participating in virtual sessions from the privacy of their…
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Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment Centers find a New Normal

In response to COVID:19 many outpatient counseling centers have had to adjust to new guidelines and safety measures.  For some, this meant cancelling and delaying education and treatment programs.  Fortunately, others quickly began providing services remotely, through use of telehealth or video health so clients did not experience interference with their counseling services.  Clients with…
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Support for College Students

College students are finding help at CCH to satisfy their court and university sanctions. Many students were left without options as counseling appointments and substance use assessments were cancelled. Students were struggling to find a new normal with online learning, and worries about pending disciplinary sanctions interfering with their ability to graduate, register for classes…
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Covid:19 Update

For all of our Valued Customers, as small businesses continue to work with Health Officials to minimize the spread of Coronavirus we will be implementing the following procedures: We are providing counseling services via Tele-Health for you to continue your therapy services uninterrupted. We understand that this is a trying time for everyone, and we…
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What Is ©Get S-M-A-R-T?

So, what is ©Get S-M-A-R-T and why have we developed this program? I have been working with addictions for many years in courts, community agency settings, universities, and I have been struck by the number of people I have worked with that are frustrated, angry, defeated and hopeless with the system.  People reoffend and I…
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