mhca Congratulates Lynn Brady

3789Lynn Brady Lynn Brady was appointed President & CEO of Journey Mental Health Center, succeeding Ron Lampert. She has served as the center’s Chief Operating Officer for the past five years and has more than 30 years’ experience in the mental health and substance use field both as a clinician and an administrator. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with an emphasis on health care administration.

mhca Welcomes Professional Care Services of West Tennessee

3789Jimmie Jackson Professional Care Services of West Tennessee (PCS) is a private, nonprofit organization serving citizens in Tipton, Lauderdale, Fayette, Haywood, Dyer, and Shelby counties. Through its six locations, PCS offers a broad range of traditional out-patient mental health services to adults and children. Clinical services include mental health assessment, individual and group counseling/therapy, family therapy, psychiatric evaluations and medication management. Services are provided by medical doctors, nurse practitioners, master’s level therapists, certified prevention specialists, and case managers.

CEO Jimmie Jackson joined PCS nearly 20 years ago as an accountant. He held positions of increasing responsibility before being appointed as CEO in 2015. He holds a Bachelor’s in Organizational Leadership from Union University. He currently chairs the Legislative Committee of the Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations and is actively involved in his community through The Gideon’s International, NAACP and First Baptist Church.   

mhca Congratulates Barbara Scott

3789Barbara Scott On July 1, Barbara Scott succeeded Rich DeHaven as President & CEO of Aspire Indiana. Scott joined Aspire more than 30 years ago, working in community support services and inpatient services, both in clinic and administrative positions, before being promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 1997. Scott earned a Master of Business Administration in 2002 and in 2009, she became Executive Vice President and COO of Aspire Indiana. Scott lives with her husband on a farm in East Central Indiana where she enjoys tending to her gardens and numerous farm animals. She earned an MBA from Anderson University, an MSW at IUPUI, and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Anderson College.

mhca Welcomes Bill Henricks

3789Bill Henricks Bill Henricks succeeded Joan DiMaria as President and CEO of AllHealth Network in March and AllHealth, formerly Arapahoe/Douglas Mental Health Network, rejoined mhca in June. Dr. Henricks has been active in behavioral healthcare for over 25 years, most recently serving as Vice President and Chief Operations Officer at Seton Shoal Creek and Behavioral Health Services in Austin, Texas. He holds a Ph.D. and Masters from Miami University of Ohio, an MBA from Marquette University and received his undergraduate degree from Augustana College.

Board Member Peggy Chase Wins 2017 Behavioral Health Leadership Award

Peggy Chase Wins Award2   Peggy Chase

Last month, Arizona State University’s Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy, and its Board of Advisors, recognized Terros Health President and CEO, and mhca Board Member, Peggy Chase with the 2017 Behavioral Health Leadership Award. The award was presented at the celebrated Awards Gala, which is part of the Center's annual Summer Institute in Sedona. This prestigious award was designed to honor individuals who have made sustained contributions to the accessibility, availability and effectiveness of behavioral health services in Arizona.

The Center's director Dr. Michael Shafer said, "The work that you do and that you have committed yourself to over these years has made lasting impacts in the lives of countless individuals and families. On behalf of ASU and the Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy, it is a personal pleasure to recognize you with this award."

Congratulations Peggy! 

About Us

mhca is a results-oriented organization that operates in a fast, flexible, and focused mode. We take pride in the purposeful and productive involvement and participation of our members. Because mhca is composed of members who share common visions and priorities, we are able to quickly determine our objectives, commit the necessary resources, and accomplish our goals.

Connect With Us