Nov 26, 2013 — Spectrum’s Reentry Program Changes Lives

Over the past year, Spectrum Health Systems developed the Work & Community Ready Women program to address the specific vocational, educational and employment needs and barriers of Maine’s female offender population. The program incorporates a range of skill development workshops, and community resources developed with the support and assistance of the Florence V. Burden Foundation and the Maine Department of Corrections.
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Nov 21, 2013 — Check Out Spectrum’s Latest Blog on the Benefits of Meditation

Mind over matter. This old adage encouraged us to believe that the mind is more powerful than the body, but is this actually true? What difference could a few positive thoughts possibly have in your daily life? The answer is much more than we could have anticipated.
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Nov 05, 2013 — ABH Honors Susan Moitozo with Excellence in Best Practices Award

Susan Moitozo, vice president of clinical operations for Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., recently received the Award for Excellence in Best Practices from the Association for Behavioral Healthcare (ABH).
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Oct 28, 2013 — Spectrum Hosts Annual Meeting, Presents Legislator of the Year Award

Spectrum Health Systems held its Annual Meeting on October 21, 2013, at the Beechwood Hotel in Worcester. Notable attendees included Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early Jr., Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis, and Worcester’s acting Commissioner of Public Health, Dr. Michael Hirsh.
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Sep 10, 2013 — Spectrum Health Systems Welcomes New COO Kurt Isaacson

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a national leader in substance abuse and mental health treatment, is pleased to announce the hiring of Kurt A. Isaacson as its Chief Operating Officer.
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Jul 18, 2013 — Spectrum’s Iowa Contract is Re-Awarded Following Competitive Bid Process

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. was recently re-awarded a key contract by the Iowa Department of Corrections to administer substance abuse assessments for all offenders entering the state’s criminal justice system.
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Jun 26, 2013 — Burden Foundation Visits Work & Community Ready Program

Last month, Spectrum was proud host to directors from the Florence V. Burden Foundation, funders of the Work and Community Ready reentry employment pilot programs at the Maine Department of Corrections (DOC).
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Jun 18, 2013 — Spectrum Shares Lessons Learned from Successful Mentoring Program

Earl Warren, Spectrum's Massachusetts State Director of Correctional Services, presented on the reentry peer mentoring program last month as part of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's 2013 Innovations in Addictions conference.
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May 16, 2013 — Spectrum Health Systems Hosts Third Annual Excellence in Treatment Awards

Spectrum Health Systems recently hosted its Third Annual Excellence in Correctional Treatment Awards to celebrate the achievements of Spectrum's successful 20-year partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Correction (MADOC).
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Apr 24, 2013 — Gender-Responsive Treatment at Forefront of Spectrum's Conference Featuring Dr. Stephanie Covington

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. hosted its 4th Women's Treatment Conference at the DoubleTree Hotel in Westborough, Massachusetts, on April 12, 2013. Almost 150 government officials, treatment providers, advocates and individuals in recovery from across the region joined national experts in women's treatment for the event, which was made possible in part by sponsorship from the Women's Initiative of the United Way of Central Massachusetts.
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