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Creating a Hybrid Future Outside of Work

Creating a Hybrid Future Outside of Work

It’s not just a matter of creating new habits, but changing the neurological architecture that’s shaped by our habits. “Brains change when you’re spending time online,” says Robyn Mehlenbeck from George Mason University. “We’re going to see some social skill deficits across the board as people are emerging from the pandemic.”

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M-VETS Prevails and Secures Honorable Discharge for Army Combat Veteran

M-VETS Prevails and Secures Honorable Discharge for Army Combat Veteran

The Mason Veterans and Servicemembers Legal Clinic (M-VETS) successfully argued before the Army Discharge Review Board for an Army Combat veteran to receive a fully Honorable conditions discharge. Filed in 2019, the M-VETS request was recently approved by the Army Discharge Review Board and the veteran now has a fully Honorable conditions discharge reflected on the veteran’s DD 214.

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Dr. Robyn Mehlenbeck on Ep. 26 of Mason's Access to Excellent Podcast

Dr. Robyn Mehlenbeck on Ep. 26 of Mason's Access to Excellent Podcast

COVID-19 presented individuals with many challenges. Some were obvious, such as how to continue one’s education through distance learning. But some were not as clear cut, such as dealing with anxiety, depression and grief. Robyn Mehlenbeck, director of Mason’s Center for Psychological Services, spoke with Mason President Gregory Washington about how college campuses can deal with those stresses, how her center is extending services to the broader community, and why the mental health crises associated with COVID-19 is the second pandemic.

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Robyn Mehlenbeck's Community Service Lauded with 2021 Jack Wood Award

Robyn Mehlenbeck's Community Service Lauded with 2021 Jack Wood Award

Robyn Mehlenbeck, director of the George Mason University Center for Psychological Services, a training clinic for doctoral students in clinical psychology that serves the Northern Virginia community, is being recognized for her numerous partnerships with community organizations to facilitate mental health.

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CPS Responds to COVID-19

CPS Responds to COVID-19

The George Mason University Center for Psychological Services (GMUCPS) is working hard, and creatively, to make sure accessible, affordable psychological services are available for all of Northern Virginia.  

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A Bid of Support for the Center for Psychological Services

A Bid of Support for the Center for Psychological Services

“The Center for Psychological Services is the main training clinic for the doctoral students in clinical psychology at George Mason,” said GMU CPS director Dr. Robyn Mehlenbeck. “However, our mission is not only to train these students, but really to serve our community.”

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Community Comes Together at GMU CPS' 2nd Annual Fundraiser

Community Comes Together at GMU CPS' 2nd Annual Fundraiser

With over 100 people attending the GMU Center for Psychological Services 2nd Annual Fundraiser, it was an evening to remember!  Over $15,000 was raised to support critical services for low income clients as well as to work toward enhancing the capacity of the Center to serve more clients in our community, and pledges and gifts are still coming in!

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GMU CPS Participates in the "Out of the Darkness" 5K

GMU CPS Participates in the "Out of the Darkness" 5K

The GMU Center for Psychological Services was proud to raise almost $700 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) in the past week. Eight team members (and one dog) walked the Out of the Darkness 5K on Saturday, September 16th to help raise awareness for suicide prevention.

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GMU CPS Inaugural Fundraiser

GMU CPS Inaugural Fundraiser

The George Mason University Center for Psychological Services held its Inaugural Fundraiser this past Saturday, June 3, at the Krasnow Institute on Mason’s Fairfax campus.   Over 50 attendees came together to raise more than $5,000 to provide critical mental health services to serve our lowest income clients in the community. 

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Disordered Eating Workshop

Disordered Eating Workshop

Join us Saturday, April 30th from 1:00-4:30pm for an educational workshop on finding freedom from disordered eating. Register at rockrecoveryed.org or select 'Read More' below for the registration link.

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Mental Health Promotion Continues!

Mental Health Promotion Continues!

With the start of the New Year, we are continuing to promote positive mental health. All clients who enroll in Adult Therapy Services in January & February 2016 will receive a reduction in the rate for services at a rate of $40/session (a $30 reduction from our standard rate with no additional paperwork required).

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Group Recruitment

Group Recruitment

We are currently recruiting for the following groups: Adult Social Anxiety, Social Anxiety for Teens, DBT Skills, DBT Skills for LGBTQ, and Adult Binge Eating. Please contact us if you are interested in any of these groups!

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