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Blog Entries - September 2013

RED, Inc.: long-time Walden supporter

Posted on: September 24, 2013 5:59 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Walden thanks RED-INC and Karen Garner, President, for supporting Navigating the Waves of Change, our 40th anniversary event.  Like our Executive Director and CEO Kathleen O'Brien, Karen Garner brings expertise that continues to build RED-INC's reputation read more …

Walden thanks J.F. Taylor, Inc. for its support!

Posted on: September 24, 2013 12:28 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Walden thanks J F Taylor for supporting our Cove/D.F.Z. Respite Station at our upcoming Navigating the Waves of Change event this Friday.  Founded in 1983, J.F. Taylor-- much like Walden-- has responded to the needs of its constituents and added new services read more …

Ballet Caliente jetes to sponsor Navigating the Waves of Change

Posted on: September 18, 2013 7:30 am
Tags: News, Walden events
Many thanks to Ballet Caliente for sponsoring Walden's 40th anniversary event, Navigating the Waves of Change.  Ballet Calliente teaches dance as an art form  in a safe nurturing environment.Walden welcomes Ballet Calliente to St. Andrew's Church Road, the read more …

Imagine One Navigating the Waves of Change with Walden

Posted on: September 17, 2013 9:25 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Walden and Kathleen O'Brien, CEO, thank Imagine One and Nancie Lumpkins, CEO and President, for sponsoring our Navigating the Waves of Change event at the Minding the Compass level.  Both Walden and Imagine One have visionary women at their helm.  Kathy read more …

"Chesapeake Chic" Revealed? Join us on 9/27!

Posted on: September 17, 2013 8:12 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Many are asking this question, "What exactly is Chesapeake Chic?"  In this photo album, Resource Engagement Coordinator Laura Webb and her sister Anne ask Kathleen O'Day O'Brien what she thinks of their sallies:  read more …

Walden thanks Millison Management for helping us Mind the Compass

Posted on: September 16, 2013 10:56 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
With an outpatient/community mental health clinic, crisis satellite site, and a recovery and wellness community center in Lexington Park, we consider ourselves at Walden heavily invested in the well-being of Lexington Park/Great Mills residents.  We thank read more …

PAE: old friend and a new name to thank for helping Walden in Navigating the Waves of Change

Posted on: September 15, 2013 10:18 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Thank you, PAE (Pacific Architects and Engineers) Applied Technologies, LLC for sponsoring Walden's 40th anniversary event at the Minding the Compass Level.  Joe Anderson of PAE (formerly CSC) has been a champion of Walden since, well, just about 40 years read more …

Brooks and Barbour Team, Century 21 are Navigating the Waves of Change

Posted on: September 14, 2013 7:37 am
Tags: News, Walden events
Many thanks to Brooks and Barbour Team, Century 21, for donating at the Minding the Compass level to our 40th anniversary event.  Like Walden, Karen Alfred Brooks and Lucy Barbour are high achievers in their work and in the community.  Karen and Lucy have read more …

Walden thanks Murray, Wamsley & Schrader, LLC

Posted on: September 13, 2013 6:42 pm
Tags: News
Murray, Wamsley & Schrader, LLC have been long-time friends of Walden.  We appreciate the firm's expertise in helping keeping our not for profit organization's reputation for transparent, responsible fiscal management as well as their generosity in read more …

Walden thanks Tri County Abstract, Inc. for helping us Navigate the Waves of Change

Posted on: September 13, 2013 9:22 am
Tags: News

Did you know...Michael Whitson of Tri County Abstract was actually a charter member of Walden staff back in 1973?  Thank you, Michael, for helping form the foundation of Walden's continuum of care!  And thank you to Tri County Abstract, Inc. for being a Minding the Compass sponsor of our 9/27 40th anniversary event.

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Whitten Laser Eye "Minding the Compass" with Walden

Posted on: September 12, 2013 10:29 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
No pun intended, but we can't resist thanking Whitten Laser Eye for having the vision to support Walden's comprehensive continuum of behavioral health.Dr. Mark Whitten is 1 of only 3 surgeons in the United States to have performed over 120,000 laser vision read more …

Walden thanks Bob Taylor Engineering: a consistent partner in Minding the Compass toward help for today; hope for tomorrow

Posted on: September 12, 2013 5:58 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Thirty years ago, Robert F. Taylor launched Bob Taylor Engineering.  Not only is the firm a premier materials testing and geotechnical services business; it is also a strong supporter of the community.  A local business itself, Bob Taylor Engineering has read more …

Walden thanks CMI Affiliated Companies for Minding the Compass toward Behavioral Health

Posted on: September 12, 2013 2:52 pm
Tags: News, Walden events
Walden thanks CMI Affiliated Companies and John K. Partlett, Jr. for generous support of our September 27th event, Navigating the Waves of Change at the Minding the Compass level.  CMI is located in Charlotte Hall, Maryland, centrally located to serve St. read more …

Winning slogan named, Community Block Party t-shirts on the way!

Posted on: September 11, 2013 10:20 pm
Tags: News, Walden events, Friends & alumni activities, Recovery
The winning slogan for the Recovery and Wellness Community Block Party happening 9/29, 2 to 5 p.m., in Lexington Park/Millison Plaza has been selected by popular vote.  "Do the right thing, even when nobody's looking" won!  Congratulations, J.N.!  Join us read more …

Thank you, Medstar St. Mary's Hospital for supporting us!

Posted on: September 11, 2013 9:17 pm
Tags: Walden events
Walden Behavioral Health thanks our partner in the HEZ (Healthcare Enterprise Zone of Lexington Park/Great Mills), Medstar St. Mary's Hospital, for a "Before the Wind" level sponsorship of our 40th anniversary event, Navigating the Waves of Change.  This read more …

Walden thanks Old Line Bank, "Before the Wind" in Navigating the Waves of Change

Posted on: September 11, 2013 5:10 pm
Tags: Walden events
Old Line Bank has once again shown its commitment to supporting crisis and behavioral health services in Southern Maryland with a "Before the Wind" level sponsorship of Walden's 40th Anniversary event, Navigating the Waves of Change.   Navigating the Waves read more …

Making Suicide Prevention an Every Day Matter

Posted on: September 11, 2013 7:33 am
Tags: Behavioral health, Recovery, Counseling
Yesterday, September 10th 2013, was National Suicide Prevention Day.  I was touched and grateful to receive the following text message from a colleague and friend:  In light of National Suicide Prevention Day, I just wanted to let you know that I love you read more …

Recovery & Wellness Community Block Party 9/29

Posted on: September 5, 2013 3:17 am
Tags: Walden events, Friends & alumni activities, Recovery
It's a Party in the Park on Sunday, September 29th from 2-5 p.m., celebrating recovery and wellness.  All ages are invited to come out and enjoy a rain or shine afternoon of free fun and food.   Games, activities, music, henna tattoo artist, face painting, read more …