NAMI Basics Course

Are you a caregiver of a child or adolescent with mental health issues? Register now for the NAMI Basics course Oct. 17, Oct. 24 and Oct. 31 at Valley Hospital Health & Education Center, 12606 E. Mission Ave. Presented by the Spokane affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the Basics course is a... Read More

Bread Tie Challenge to raise awareness

KXLY.COM   Two Central Washington Seniors are launching a campaign this fall to honor the memory of the teen who made their best friend duo into a trio. Three years ago this October, Josh Martin took his own life. It was a complete surprise to everyone who knew him. “There were no signs or anything,”... Read More

Evergreen Club Earns Renewed Accreditation

Frontier Behavioral Health’s Evergreen Club has been awarded continuing accreditation by Clubhouse International, the governing body that oversees mental health clubhouses around the world. The designation allows the club to display an official seal of approval, but bragging rights are just as important. “When I announced this everyone was so excited,” said program Director Sue... Read More

Mary Higgins Building Dedication Ceremony

Mary Higgins devoted her energy and passion to serving people with mental illness in the Spokane community and that stewardship was recognized by dozens of her admirers on July 15 when Frontier Behavioral Health renamed its Main Center in her honor. More than 100 people from throughout the community, including Mary’s children and family, attended... Read More

Flat Tim Award – United Way Campaign Drive

Frontier Behavioral Health recently received the 2013 “Flat Tim” Award. FBH concluded this year's United Way Campaign Drive with amazing staff participation and contributions. This "Flat Tim" award was presented to CEO Jeff Thomas in recognition of FBH having the greatest percentage increase in employee participation from the prior year's campaign.  A special Thank You to FBH staff for their... Read More

Frontier Behavioral Health Now Offering Mental Health First Aid Training

What is Mental Health First Aid? Mental Health First Aid is a structured course that teaches individuals how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training helps participants identify, understand, and respond to signs of addictions and mental illnesses. In the course, participants learn: Risk factors... Read More