(Miami, Fl. — November 3, 2020) — RER Consulting Enterprise, LLC (RER) was awarded a grant and launched the COVID-19 Mental Health & Wellness Program©. The Program will host its second module “COVID & YOU: Health and Wellness During Covid-19.” The Program’s objective is to assist Miami-Dade County residents navigate the myriad of challenges during and post the COVID-19 pandemic, with an emphasis on the wide spectrum of mental health-related issues associated with disasters and pandemics.
To register for the “Exploring the Impact of COVID-19” Module, Miami-Dade residents can visit:
The module will cover in-depth details of coping strategies through the crisis, including topics such as:
- Physical elements of wellness
- Mental/Emotional elements of wellness
- Spiritual elements of wellness
- Resiliency elements of wellness
- Ideas for coping
During the first module “COVID & YOU: Exploring the Impact of COVID,” presenter Dr. Maria Teahan explained: “What is your story? We want to acknowledge that something dramatically has changed in our lives…Change creates a sense of loss in us. It’s important to bring forth that acknowledgment of change not only individually, but collectively as a community. But, I also want to acknowledge the incredible resiliency, strength, courage, and endurance that people have shown through the last seven months of our new reality.”
RER has partnered with New Horizons Community Mental Health Center, Barry University, Community Based Organizations, and trusted partners to deliver the COVID-19 Mental Health & Wellness Program©. The program is free to Miami-Dade County residents and will provide a wide range of direct and referral services. Residents can take the questionnaire to register for the program at www.MyMentalHealthMiami.com/Survey/.
All archived modules/workshops can be located via @mymentalmiami:
About New Horizons Community Mental Health Center
New Horizons Community Mental Health Center is a nonprofit community-based agency serving a federally designated area of poverty, which began operations in Miami-Dade County in March of 1974. The Center offers a wide range of preventive, therapeutic, and supportive outpatient and social/rehabilitative services, including comprehensive substance abuse and mental health care, case management, crisis screening and intervention, psychosocial rehabilitation, and residential services.
About Barry University
Barry University is committed to serving local and global communities through collaborative and mutually productive partnerships. The University accepts responsibility to engage with communities to pursue systemic, self-sustaining solutions to human, social, economic, and environmental problems.
About RER Consulting Enterprise
RER Consulting Enterprise, LLC is a consulting firm with a focus on social responsibility, strategic planning, program development, and community engagement. RER works closely with local governments and key community figures to develop strategic plans using qualitative and quantitative research methodologies that increase community engagement.
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