Opioid Epidemic in Utah? (an infographic)

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Substance Use inUtah

There is a lot of buzz in the news right now about an Opioid Epidemic. Utah, a place known for people trying to live a healthy and wholesome life, is not the state that jumps to your mind when you first think about an Opioid Epidemic. The following statistics showing drug use in Utah may surprise you! Click here to … Read More

Jasmine’s story–Transitional Employment program at Wasatch House

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Our 12th annual Wasatch Wellness Run and Family Fun Fair is this Saturday in the beautiful Provo Canyon. The primary purpose of this event is to increase awareness of mental health and available resources in the community. Secondarily, it is a fundraiser and this year the funds raised will be used to pay for uninsured individuals to attend our Wasatch … Read More

The Hands Exhibit

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Hands at Generations

An art project by one of our outpatient youth programs Disney’s Remake of Victor Hugo’s classic tale “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” offers a stirring scene in which Esmeralda confronts Quasimodo about his core belief of being a monster- a belief he had been taught by his wicked master Frollo. Each mold is the hand of an amazing young person … Read More

Tips for Letter Writing- Absolutely Incredible Kid Day

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Camp Fire’s Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® honors our nation’s youth by asking adults to write letters of encouragement and inspiration to the incredible kids in their lives. It is a simple, meaningful way to let youth know how much they are appreciated. “Embracing Wellness” is our WMH motto and we encourage our community to join in to celebrate and build up … Read More

The State of the Center: WMH in 2017

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by Juergen Korbanka, PhD Executive Director For many, the New Year marks a milestone leading to reflection of past accomplishments and New Year’s resolutions. Likewise, Wasatch Mental Health can reflect on a successful 2016 and makes plans for a successful 2017.. For the 13th consecutive year, we experienced an increase in the number of clients served. Our team of dedicated … Read More

Christmas at Wasatch Mental Health

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It’s Christmas time and that means that the WMH staff are helping Santa by providing Christmas gifts to over 240 adult clients who likely would not be getting gifts otherwise.  Over the past few years, it has been exciting to see increasing community and support for our Sub for Santa program! This program grows a bit every year and wouldn’t be … Read More