$1.2 million to United Counseling Service's Bennington County Head Start program
BENNINGTON — In an effort to expand education services to children, a $1.2 million grant has been awarded to United Counseling Service.
UCS partners with SVMC to address mental health issues
BENNINGTON — Southwestern Vermont Medical Center and United Counseling Service are partnering to enhance coordination of mental health services for emergency room and hospitalized patients.The medical center has worked in the past with UCS to …
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News from United Counseling Service
A SUCCESS STORY: UCS client receives great care Stacey has lived with her home providers, Marilyn and Michael VonOuhl, and their family since March 1995. It is evident to everyone who knows them that Stacey and her home providers have formed a strong bond throughout the years. Stacey and Marilyn often take day trips to go shopping, attend movies at the local theater, or enjoy lunch/dinner in the community. They also dedicate a lot of time to doing something that means a great deal to Stacey: making art Stacey’s primary language is American Sign Language (ASL). The VonOuhl family learned ASL early on, so that the lines of communication are always open. As a result, Stacey’s…
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UCS welcomes Teal to Psychiatric Medical Team
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 2:38pm -- Denise Sortor United Counseling Service welcomes Laurie Teal, APRN, as the newest member of the Psychiatric Medical Team (PMT). The PMT supports all Divisions of UCS by providing medical treatments for psychiatric conditions and ensuring clinical standards of services are being maintained. The team also provides psychiatric consultation to Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC). “We are excited to have Laurie on board,” says UCS Executive Director, Lorna Mattern. “She has a deep concern and passion for psychiatric care and will be a valuable asset to our team.” Teal comes from a background of over 25 years of acute inpatient psychiatric care. She has been a group facilitator for Cognitive Behavior Therapy…
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