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Ohio Governor John Kasich addresses OACBHA Conference

The Honorable John R. Kasich, Governor, State of Ohio addressed the Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities Wednesday, January 11th during the lunch keynote.  His presentation followed that of Nancy Lublin, Founder/CEO of the Crisis Text Line, a text-based … Continue reading

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The mission

Sequel Pomegranate’s mission is simply to help adolescents and their families recover from the effects of mental illness, learn to care for themselves and each other; and achieve the highest possible quality of life in their homes and communities- whatever … Continue reading

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Presenting Parenting-101

At the NASW Ohio conference November 17th & 18th, a number of excellent continuing ed workshops were offered to social workers. Psycho-analyst Norm Shub of The Gestalt Institute, author of several books, and leader of some 150 parenting programs annually, … Continue reading

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Sequel-Pomegranate, our next page

Pomegranate Health Systems is experiencing  ‘acculturation’ into the Sequel family with visits and enhancements by IT, payroll, billing-essentially department-by-department, incrementally. This week’s All Staff meetings moved beyond the initial welcome reception 10/27 with windbreaker jackets for the entire staff. December … Continue reading

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Pomegranate Health Systems acquired by Sequel Youth and Family Services, Inc.

Pomegranate’s 70 bed secure residential inpatient center for psychiatry and 20- bed acute hospital for teens age 12-17 has been sold to Sequel Youth and Family Services, Inc. a national provider with some 43 programs catering to the needs of … Continue reading

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Anger. A diagnosis?

Consider anger:  both inwardly directed (self-harm), and outwardly directed (rage).   What are the potential outcomes with a failure to control oneself?  Here’s a fictitious (but representative) example.  Nina could no longer manage her daughter, Reanne. Reanne would ‘go off’ and … Continue reading

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Pomegranate Acute Hospital Updates Visiting Policy and Programming

Pomegranate’s  Acute Hospital recently updated the visitation policy to encourage more family involvement and support for the youth.   Visitations may take place Monday through Friday from 4pm until 7pm.  On Saturday and Sunday hours are from 2pm until 5pm.  Visitation … Continue reading

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