HIV and Substance Use Prevention provides age-appropriate substance use and HIV prevention services to at-risk young adults. This free program is provided through a grant from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration/Center for Substance Abuse Prevention.
May 23, 2019
Centerstone names Richard Shelton its Chief Science Officer, Jennifer Lockman its Chief Executive Officer of Research Institute
Centerstone recently announced that Richard C. Shelton, MD, has been named the chief science officer for the organization and Jennifer Lockman, PhD, will take over as chief executive officer for Centerstone’s Research Institute. Both positions are effective June 1. Dr. Shelton served as chief executive officer for the Research Institute for three years, during which ...
May 7, 2018
Centerstone Tennessee CEO Dr. Bob Vero was named to Nashville Mayor David Briley’s new Community Behavioral Health and Wellness Advisory Council — a group of experts who will advise the Mayor in setting priorities around behavioral health, mental illness and substance use issues. The purpose of the Council will be to promote broad collaboration between government ...
November 5, 2018
March 21, 2018
“A Healthy Journey for Two” is a FREE two-hour class for women of all ages that covers how tobacco, alcohol and other drugs affect children during pregnancy and while breast-feeding. Pregnant attendees receive multiple chances to win free baby items throughout the class AND receive a gift card at the completion of ONE class. Any ...
July 11, 2018
Centerstone is pleased to announce that the Scott County Community Foundation of Indiana has awarded our Child and Family Services Department a $3,500 grant to purchase five Mobile Play Therapy Kits for use in Scottsburg and surrounding communities. Local community partners, including schools and other not-for-profits, have voiced support for Centerstone’s work in the community and ...
March 25, 2019
Centerstone has launched Centerstone Autism Services: Think! Learn! Explore! (CASTLE), an intensive, evidence-based therapy program for children between the ages of two- and five-years-old who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). CASTLE can help with a variety of challenges faced by children diagnosed with ASD including developing complex language and social skills (e.g., ...
May 22, 2018
Centerstone Kentucky has been honored with a GOLD Award from the Worksite Wellness Council of Louisville for the third year in a row! The Council helps to foster healthy work environments by providing employers with educational activities and resources for their wellness programs. Kelsey Schechter and Vahid Mockon accepted the award on behalf of Centerstone. ...
January 23, 2018
Centerstone Kentucky’s Vice President of Addiction Services, Scott Hesseltine, was named one of 20 People to Know in Health Care by Louisville Business First. Business First’s key role is to serve as a connector for the Louisville business community by introducing their readers to people who are achievers within their organizations and they determined that Scott ...
December 20, 2018
Centerstone is pleased to announce Becky Stoll, Vice President for Crisis and Disaster Management, has won the 2018 Dorothea Dix Community Service Award presented by the Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations (TAMHO). Named for the person TAMHO describes as “the most important force ever in bringing the issue of mental health to the public ...
March 20, 2018
Centerstone’s Melissa Larkin-Skinner, Regional CEO, Florida, has been appointed to serve on the newly-formed Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission. Florida’s legislative body formed the Commission to specifically analyze information from the school shooting and other mass violence incidents in the state and address recommendations and system improvements. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...