Behavioral Health

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Conference: Understanding Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders – Oct. 13

Dr. Ira Chasnoff will present basic information and emerging research on diagnosis and treatment of children affected by maternal substance use during pregnancy on October 13, at the Portico of St. John in Westminster. Sponsored by the Bureau of Prevention, Wellness and Recovery – Carroll County Health Department For more information contact Theresa Moyer at 410-876-4832 or… read more

Operation Save-A-Life

Operation Save a Life, provided by the Bureau of Prevention, Wellness, and Recovery at the Carroll County Health Department, trains first responders or anyone with a friend, family member, or loved one  at risk for overdosing on heroin or prescription pain medication.  Participants learn to 1) call 9-1-1 and 2) administer the life-saving drug Naloxone to prevent an opioid overdose death. read more

Keeping in Touch – May 2015

Keeping in Touch is the newsletter of the Carroll County Behavioral Health Advisory Council (BHAC).  It is sent electronically to BHAC members and posted on this site.  The newsletter keeps members informed about local events and local, regional, and national developments related to behavioral health (mental health and substance abuse). CLICK HERE for latest edition and archive of… read more

CCHD Prevention Office newsletter

The most recent edition of Prevention News, the newsletter of the Carroll County Health Department’s Prevention Office, is available here.  The Prevention Office of the Bureau of Prevention, Wellness, and Recovery  focuses on Substance Abuse Prevention.  For more information, contact a staff member: Linda Auerback – Substance Abuse Prevention Supervisor  (410) 876‐4803… read more

Mental Health First Aid Training – 2015

Learn to help someone who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.  For more information, contact Theresa Moyer at 410-876-4800 or read more

Risky Business Conference presentations

The Risky Business Prevention Conference is held each year to increase awareness of risks that are a concern for youth in Carroll County.  CLICK HERE to view the Powerpoint presentations from this year’s… read more

Carroll Hospital events

Search the Carroll Hospital Event Calendar for educational offerings, trainings, health assessments, quit-smoking classes, and other offerings to support you in your quest for a healthy… read more

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