Tri-County CEO Tom Petrizzo Featured on Banking on KC Podcast

In February, Tom joined host Kelly Scanlon on Country Club Bank's Banking on KC podcast to share what it means to be a safety net mental health services provider, the impact of unmet mental health challenges, and how employers can support mental wellness in the workplace. The episode, titled "Improving Mental Health Outcomes," covers the [...]

April 17th, 2023|

Employee Spotlight: Brittany Semsch, Sr. Manager of School Based Services

Get to know Brittany Semsch, our Senior Manager of School Based Services! How long have you worked at Tri-County? Three and a half years. What do you like to do in your free time? Much of my free time these days is filled chasing my energetic, 16 month old daughter, Mia, around! It’s so fun to [...]

April 17th, 2023|

Mental Health Kansas City Conference 2023

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and we hope you'll join Tri-County, in collaboration with the Metropolitan Community Council of Behavioral Health Centers, at the Mental Health Kansas City Conference May 11-12 at the Oracle Cerner Innovations Campus. The conference focuses on bringing mental health awareness and education to anyone in the Kansas City area [...]

April 17th, 2023|

Letter from the CEO: 988 is Making the Safety Net More Effective

Tom Petrizzo, CEO of Tri-County Mental Health Services I often describe Tri-County as a “safety net” for mental health in the Northland. We are here for people on Medicare or Medicaid, and for those who are uninsured. Thanks to the State of Missouri, the Clay, Platte, Ray Mental Health Levy Fund, the Children’s [...]

April 17th, 2023|

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Roundtable with Tri-County Team

In March we unveiled our first diversity, equity and inclusion micro-training video, where several Tri-County staff members engaged in a roundtable discussion about their personal experiences with stereotyping, assumptive thinking, and more.  We hope discussions like these can empower our employees, consumers and community members to frame their mindsets and conversations with a more inclusive, [...]

April 17th, 2023|

Letter from the CEO: Renewed Focus on Recruitment & Retention

Tom Petrizzo, CEO of Tri-County Mental Health Services One of the more pleasurable aspects of my position here at Tri-County is that I often receive thanks and praise for the wonderful work done by staff members who work here. I count myself fortunate that I get to work with bright, dedicated, caring people [...]

February 9th, 2023|

Consumer Success Story: Philip “Matt” Barnett

Tri-County is excited to recognize Philip “Matt” Barnett as the first consumer success story we are sharing in 2023. Every year Tri-County has an open call for nominations for awards in various categories, including "Outstanding Consumer of the Year". This year our consumer was nominated by two different staff. Philip “Matt” Barnett was nominated by [...]

February 2nd, 2023|
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