We are so thrilled to be partnering with Sharpen to connect our evidence-based educational programs to targeted audiences. In our July beta-test with active military, veterans and clinicians we learned the following:
Louise Fagan led a writing and performance workshop for the 2017 Flourish resilience camp! Our Flourish peer-led resilience summer camps were a smashing success and we couldn’t have done it without our patrons, partners and sponsors who made it happen! Special thanks to our sponsors: Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, CONNECT Spartanburg, Converse College, Edward Via […]
Mental Fitness has proudly trained three Facilitators as part of a Train-The-Trainer initiative for our “Managing and Preventing Serious Mental Illness and Eating Disorders in Schools” program — the only evidence-based program for K-12 schools. Educators, School Counselors and Professionals are invited to join the team and become a certified Mental Fitness Facilitator — a […]
Mental Fitness is proud to be collaborating with Dr. Jennifer Parker and the USC Upstate Child Advocacy Studies program’s Compassionate Schools Summer Summit, 2017, providing the mindfulness research and techniques for educators. Held in June and in July in Spartanburg, the three day summit is open to educators in the state of South Carolina.
Join us in August 2017 for our Flourish Resiliency Intensives through performing arts!
Mental Fitness delivered its evidence-based program: “How to Manage and Prevent Serious Mental Illness and Eating Disorders in Schools” to over 75 educators at the SC Educator and Business Summit, held in Greenville, SC in collaboration with the SC Department of Education. Learn more about bringing the program to your school by contacting us.
graciously re-posted from Herald-Journal Spartanburg couple launches mental health technology company MAY 1, 2017 by Trevor Anderson Sharpen, which is a platform founded by Robyn Hussa Farrell and her husband, Tim Farrell, seeks to help individuals suffering from mental illness and their families. A technology company started in 2014 at The Iron Yard’s digital health […]
Mental Fitness is thrilled to announce its partnership with Resiliency Technologies — to launch its evidence-based eating disorders trainings through mobile applications targeted to specific audiences. The product will launch in the end of April 2017. Stay tuned for details! Sharpen Demo from Tim Farrell on Vimeo.
After five years working in collaboration with national researchers to bring evidence-based, arts-focused eating disorder prevention programs to schools, our ‘How To Manage Serious Mental Illness’ program was published in Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention. Mental Fitness would like to thank the more than 700 educators who participated in Spartanburg School District […]
Robyn Hussa sits down with Mindful Teachers to discuss how yoga and mindfulness can increase the quality of life for those struggling with mental health disorders and substance abuse. You’ve taught yoga and meditation to people with addictions and eating disorders. How does this help in their recovery process, and how do you integrate it with […]