First Posted: 4/1/2013
Stress management tips for consumers highlighted a recent training held at United Rehabilitation Services (URS), Tunkhannock. The training, sponsored by Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services, in concert with the Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Training Council on Quality and The Advocacy Alliance NE PA Health Care Quality Unit, provided consumers with a basic understanding of stress management, physical effects of stress on the body and ideas and activities to help manage stress. From left, first row, are Pam Pangonis, URS; Melea Lamonica, Diane Hegedty and Patricia Pickering, self advocates; Gina Galli, Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services. Second row, Theresa Schrig, presenter, The Advocacy Alliance Health Care Quality Unit; Lisa Gaynord, The Advocacy Alliance Health Care Quality Unit; Bill Richards, URS; and Thomas S. Henry, Wyoming County commissioner.