Southwest Behavioral & Health Services and M2 Wellness Roll Out Holiday Team Building, Kindness Experience for High-Needs Case Management Team
By Jennifer Schwegman -
Monday Dec 20, 2021
(PHOENIX â€“ Dec. 20, 2021) Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) partnered with M2 Wellness to roll out a â€œGo In To Peace Outâ€ holiday team-building, kindness experience for its high-needs case management team. The December 15 event provided workshops and guided meditation at SB&Hâ€™s administration building located in Phoenix.
According to SB&H Director of High-Risk Populations Marcie Herzog, â€œMy team provides a valuable yet sometimes stressful service to the community. The mobile mindfulness studio offers an opportunity for my team to learn and practice tools that will support their overall mental and emotional well-being today and in the future.â€
M2â€™s highly trained teachers deliver mindfulness training that can improve performance and enhance culture at all levels of the organization.
According to M2 founder Susan West, â€œWe provide a place of calm where people connect and feel more capable and fulfilled. Partnering with Southwest Behavioral & Health Services to provide mindfulness training to its high-needs case management staff is a testament to the organizationâ€™s commitment to the people who are serving our communityâ€™s underserved populations. M2 provides resources, tools and inspiration to improve mental health and well-being, while building workplace relationships and community.â€
About Southwest Behavioral & Health Services
Phoenix-based Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides compassionate primary care, substance abuse and mental health services that enhance lives and improve communities. Services include outpatient mental health treatment and psychiatric services including medication monitoring; assistance for persons with addictions; intensive inpatient care for persons in crisis; residential housing, in-home and supported housing services; prevention services, community outreach and school-based counseling; lifespan services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder; and four opioid replacement clinics. Southwest Behavioral & Health Services has locations throughout the greater Phoenix Metro area as well as locations in rural Maricopa, Gila, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai counties. For more information about SB&H programs, services and ways to help visit https://www.sbhservices.org/.