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Starting Point Instructor Ranked Among Top 20 Mental Health First Aid Instructors Nationally

Katrina Robinson-Wheeler of Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare has been named a Top Mental Health First…

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Suicide Prevention: A Community Conversation

Starting Point’s Next Community Conversation Focuses on the Difficult Topic of Suicide It is a…

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Registration is Open For Adult Mental Health First Aid Class May 11, 2019

Registration is now open for the Adult Mental Health First Aid class scheduled Saturday, May…

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Registration is Open For Adult Mental Health First Aid Class May 11, 2019

Yulee, FL, March 20, 2019 – Registration is now open for the Adult Mental Health…

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Accepting A Mental Illness Diagnosis

Take a moment to think about yourself. Think of all the things that make up…

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We've Joined the Nassau County Chamber's Virtual Easter Egg Hunt!

Hunt for virtual eggs on our website and compete for fun prizes.
 
When you find an egg, take a screenshot of the whole page so we can tell where you found it. Once you collect FIVE screenshots of different eggs on various Chamber member websites, email them to Alex@NassauCountyFLChamber.com for review. If you were successful, you will be entered to win various prizes from local businesses.
 
Please keep the egg locations confidential once you find each one - we want this to be a fun challenge for everyone!
 
Need a hint? MHFA is the place to look.

Mental Health Treatment and Substance Abuse Recovery Services

 

Life leads us down many roads. Sometimes the paths we travel can be hard to handle alone. That’s why Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare helps children, teens and adults coping with substance use disorder or mental health treatment every day. From mental health counseling to treatment for addiction and more, Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia residents are finding help and hope at Starting Point.

Learn more about Our Services.

Starting Point Encourages Telehealth Online Appointments

During this uncertain time, we want to assure you that Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare is dedicated to providing our services to those who need them, including Emergency Assistance. We are focused on helping you through this stressful period by providing information and access to our staff with online appointments.
Beginning immediately, Starting Point is encouraging the use of Telehealth for our clients. This includes all medication management, individual, and group therapy services.All current patients are being contacted by their therapist, case manager, or support staff member to begin using Zoom for future appointments. If you are not familiar with how to use Zoom, someone on our staff can help you. You also can call into the session with your own secure meeting ID#.
If you have a scheduled appointment and have not heard from us, please call 904.225.8280 to speak with a registration clerk.
We have 2 client telehealth offices available on site for those who do not have access to a computer or smartphone. We continue to offer Open Access for new patients each morning on a limited basis.
Please note that all visitors to the office will be screened for COVID-19 before entering.
As always, 24/7 Crisis Assistance is available by calling 904.225.8280.
Starting Point is committed to helping our community through this difficult time.
Here are some tips from the CDC to help manage stress and anxiety:
or you can visit our special section on COVID-19.

Coping With The Mental Health Effects of COVID-19

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The outbreak of the Coronavirus has caused a lot of anxiety and stress for everyone. Those with existing mental health concerns may experience greater difficulties. Starting Point has prepared information and resources you can use to get the latest information on COVID-19 and learn how to manage anxiety and stress during social isolation and quarantine. You can find our special section here.

 

 

 

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Download Our 2018 - 2019 Annual Report

 

Our 2018 - 2019 annual report is now available for download. To request a copy of the report, please Email dforbes@spbh.org.

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