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Tri-County CEO Discusses Mental Health and Drugs

Tom Petrizzo, CEO of Tri-County Mental Health Services, was quoted in a recent article in Flatland, Kansas City PBS’ digital magazine. The article examines how drug addiction and untreated mental health issues contribute to high crime rates in rural Missouri. It focuses attention on Ray County, one of the counties served by Tri-County, which had [...]

October 13th, 2021|

The Disaster Distress Recovery Roller Coaster

COVD-19 has changed everyday life for the entire world drastically. Categorized as a natural disaster, COVID-19 can’t be solved like your average tornado or flood. Unlike traditional natural disaster, our community can’t begin recovery immediately after the event. Instead, the disaster’s impact unravels over time. So what does that mean for us? What can we [...]

October 11th, 2021|

Tri-County service updates related to COVID-19

Tri-County Mental Health Services maintains its support of our communities’ behavioral health needs. The majority of our services continue to be delivered virtually (via phone or telehealth) due to the COVID-19 health crisis, although some in-person services are available by appointment.  The health and safety of clients and staff continues to be our highest priority. [...]

April 15th, 2021|

Time for Action – Tri-County CEO Message

After the shocking video of the death of George Floyd became public, I started monitoring the public statements made by large corporations, such as Ford, General Motors, Google, Amazon and others. They were all very similar in that they publicly denounced any form of racism or injustice based on race or ethnicity. However, the GM statement [...]

June 11th, 2020|
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