Your Child May Qualify for FREE Summer Camp at Jamison Consultants

There are some really great benefits to sending your kids to camp:

1. Life skills development to improve quality of life:

  • Basic living skills
  • Healthy living habits
  • Self-care skills.

2. Problem-solving and decision-making skills training to develop personal empowerment.

3. Interpersonal Skills Training: Encouraging self-management, socialization, and communication skills.

4. Activities that promote recovery, restore skills, and develop adaptive behaviors that may include the following:

  • Selection of nutritional food
  • Verbalize thoughts, feelings, and ideas in a supportive environment
  • Improving concentration and attention

5. Team building activities:

  • Art therapy
  • Group exercises & recreation
  • Reinforce positive social skills
  • Leadership activities
  • Field trips; including Coastal Discovery Museum and beach day

Is it Mental Illness or Aging?

As our loved ones age, it’s natural for some changes to occur. Regular forgetfulness is one thing, however; persistent memory loss or cognitive impairment is another thing and potentially serious. The same goes for extreme anxiety or long-term depression. Caregivers should keep an eye out for the following warning signs, which could indicate a mental…

As Seen on TV: Lowcountry Mental Health Treatment Program expands to Hardeeville

The Jamison Consultants Behavioral Health Center is now serving more people with mental needs in the Lowcountry than ever before after opening a new facility in Hardeeville. Jamison Consultants Behavioral Health Center provides family support, psychotherapy and outpatient substance abuse treatment.  It started in Holly Hill in 2010 and eventually expanded to Hilton Head, Bluffton…

Jamison Consultants Summer Camp is Now Open for Enrollment!

June 22nd –August 17th
Monday, Wednesday & Friday

First Baptist Church, 100 South Forest Beach Dr., Hilton Head Island SC 29928

At our Jamison Summer Camp, kids ages 8-16 can enjoy a wide array of fun summer outdoor and indoor activities – all under the supervision of our experienced staff members.  We offer a fun, yet nurturing, summer camp – with sports, games, arts & crafts and, best of all, trained and experienced counselors who work to make sure that the summer camp experience is both fun, and enriching.…

New Year, New Mental Health Resolutions: Tips for Improving Your Mental Health in 2015

While many people center their New Year’s resolutions around diet and exercise, there is another important area that many of us can, and should, focus on in the coming year:  improving mental health and well-being.  So as we head full-force into 2015, it’s important to not only consider ways to incorporate exercise  and eating right into your lifestyle, but to look at ways in which you can improve your mental health (and the mental health of your family) in the year ahead.

According to the World Health Organization, good mental health is defined as “a state of well-being in which an individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and is able to make a contribution to his or her community.”   Good mental health is a critical part of a person’s overall health – with numerous studies showing that individuals with poor mental health are at increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease and cancer.