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Adult and Child Center is very proud to be a preferred provider of mental health and child welfare services across Central Indiana. We take pride in supporting our consumers through trauma informed and evidence based services.
The IDeA survey shows that depression has a significant impact on workplace productivity. Twenty-three percent of those surveyed reported having been diagnosed with depression in their lifetime, and 39% needed time off from work as a result of their depression. Most took around 10 days off work the last time they experienced a depressive episode. […]
Mental Health First Aid is an internationally recognized education and empowerment curriculum designed to reduce mental health stigma and educate citizens around identifying and engaging people who experience symptoms of mental illness. Peer-reviewed studies published in Australia, where the program originated, show that individuals trained in the program: Grow their knowledge of signs, symptoms and […]
Over the past 5-7 years, school districts and Community Mental Health Centers have worked very closely to better serve the behavioral health and social needs of the families and students in our community. In recent years, evidence has demonstrated the remarkable impact early identification and intervention can have upon lifelong illnesses like mental illness. Adult and Child […]
Adult and Child Center’s Board of Directors is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Allen Brown to the position of Chief Executive Officer. He is succeeding Bob Dunbar, who is retiring after 20 years as CEO. Mr. Brown is currently the CEO of Unison Behavioral Health in Waycross, Georgia – an 8-county, $19M non-profit […]
Adult and Child Center is very excited to announce our partnership with myStrength to help the Greater Indianapolis community better track and self-manage their mental health. A&C has supported the mental health needs of the community since 1949 and we have long believed that education and prevention are critical aspects of mental health. This technology […]
Last week, Bob Dunbar, CEO of Adult and Child Center was given the Excellence in Service award by the Indiana Association of Resources and Child Advocacy (IARCA). Bob was nominated for the considerable impact his work has made on the industries of child mental health and child welfare. Please join us in congratulating Bob Dunbar […]
Karen Pence started the Indiana First Lady’s foundation with the intent to pool resources and support the local needs of charitable organizations through fund targeted raising. Adult and Child Center is very proud to have been granted foundation funds to support our mental health and child welfare programming this year. Thanks Mrs Pence et al!
Early identification of behavioral health concerns is critical to effective treatment. All too often, we get caught up in the daily stress and anxiety of routine life and we don’t recognize the symptoms of depression and/or anxiety disorders. When you or a loved you recognize that you are more tired than normal, enjoy previously enjoyable […]