The Mental Health Association in Michigan

is the only statewide, non-governmental agency concerned with the broad spectrum of mental illness across all age groups.

House Resolution Commemorating MHAM’s 75th Anniversary

Michigan House Resolution Commemorating MHAM’s 75th Anniversary   Sponsored by Representative Eileen Kowall and 46 other House members; adopted May 8, 2012   WHEREAS, The Mental Health Association in Michigan was founded in November, 1936 and began operations in 1937; and   WHEREAS, The Association has endeavored to improve quality of life for state residents […]

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Partners in Crisis (PIC) Operating Framework

1.  PIC initiatives are developed and overseen by a formal Advisory Board (appointed by the administrative agents – MHAM & MACED), which elects a Chair and may establish committees. 2.  Membership in PIC is open to any interested organization and any interested jurist.  Prospective members are provided with PIC’s mission, goals, initiatives and outcomes.  Membership […]

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Michigan Partners in Crisis Mission & Goals

Mission  Michigan Partners in Crisis is dedicated to enhancing access to quality, clinically appropriate treatment and support services and settings for children and adults experiencing emotional disorders and mental illnesses.   Goals To promote the well-being and safety of consumers, families and the public.  To reduce over-reliance on the criminal and juvenile justice systems as […]

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Partners in Crisis (PIC) Advisory Board

The Hon. Judge Dawnn Gruenburg, Chair Patricia Streeter, Esq., Prisoner Rights Attorney, Vice-Chair The Hon. Judge Laura L. Baird Oliver G. Cameron, M.D., Ph.D., Psychiatrist Nick Ciaramitaro, Esq., Michigan AFSCME Council 25 Scott Dzurka, Michigan Association of United Ways Rick Fuller, Kalamazoo County Sheriff Sheryl Kubiak, Ph.D., Michigan State University Faculty Member & Researcher The […]

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