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Summit Pointe To Offer Mental Health First Aid

New Narcan Vending Machine!

  Calhoun County has installed its first Narcan vending machine at the Battle Creek Homeless Shelter. The Battle Creek Shelter was selected due to its accessibility to downtown and the fact that it is open 24 hours/7 days a week. This machine dispenses free naloxone nasal rescue kits to anyone who thinks they may need… Continue reading

MI-PDO CME TRAINING OPPORTUNITY

The Michigan Project to Prevent Prescription Drug/Opioid Overdose-Related Deaths (MI-PDO) aims to reduce prescription drug/opioid overdose-related deaths and adverse events among residents 18+ in Calhoun, Genesee, and Wayne Counties. As part of this grant initiative, the Michigan PDO team is inviting community healthcare partners to participate in a peer prescribing education program. This prescriber education… Continue reading

IDD Focused Programs Help People Achieve Their Goals

Check out our 15th installment of the Summit Pointe Series on the Richard Piet Show!  Kaley and Liz discuss their work as part of the Summit Pointe care management team charged with assisting those in the I/DD program gain access to human services necessary for them to chart their life course.  

Thank You For Wearing Green!

It was a successful sea of green last Friday. Thank You to everyone for helping us spread awareness for mental health and for celebrating #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth!          

Wear Green Day!!!

In honor of May Is Mental Health Month, Summit Pointe Staff will be wearing custom Mental Health Awareness shirts all day tomorrow! You can join in the fun by wearing something green tomorrow to show your support. If you want to get your hands on one of these cool shirts, come to one of our free… Continue reading

Mental Health Fast Facts

This Mental Health Month we are heading Back to Basics! Check out the video below for some Fast Facts about mental health in the United States.  Take A Mental Health Check-In Assessment Here!

CIT Honors Summit Pointe Recovery Coach

Congratulations to Recovery Coach, Ashley for being name Michigan Crisis Intervention Team’s  Person with Lived Experience of the Year! Ashley was honored at this year’s conference hosted in Novi, MI. Ashley is a member of our local CIT team and provides hope for recovery to all those she works with. We are fortunate to have… Continue reading

May Is Mental Health Month Events!

May is always a special month around here and this year we are taking it to the next level with two great events celebrating May is Mental Health Month.  Both events are free to the public and everyone attending will receive a free custom Mental Health Month T-shirt while supplies last.    Summit Pointe is… Continue reading

White Ribbon Pledge

Great day yesterday painting words of hope for survivors of military sexual trauma (MST) for the VA’s rock garden. Love how The Battle Creek VA, ISK, and Summit Pointe all collaborate for the benefit of our Veterans.   If you or anyone you know is a veteran and could benefit from additional information about veteran… Continue reading

What Is Autism Spectrum Disorder?

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurological and developmental disorder that affects how people interact with others, communicate, learn, and behave. Although autism can be diagnosed at any age, it is described as a “developmental disorder” because symptoms generally appear in the first two years of life.  

Summit Pointe Parenting Through Change Podcast

Check out our 12th installment of the Summit Pointe Series on the Richard Piet Show!  Our latest episode features therapists Jen, Bob, and Lindsey talking about how the Parenting Through Change program, how it works, and how they are changing the lives of families in Calhoun County.