Entries by eSkyCity

Healing Art for Mental Health Month

Join us as we bring awareness to Mental Health Month by entering your expressions of healing art into our community art showcase. From May 16th – May 31, 2021, community art submissions will be displayed around and throughout our hospital. For more information or to submit your art, please email [email protected]

May 6th – 12th is Nurses Week!

May 6th – 12th is Nurses Week! Thank you to all the nurses in the world – we appreciate your commitment to patient care, your time, your efforts, and your compassion. This year SSBH showed our appreciation by showering our nurses with love. Check out the thank you bags and cookies!

Terrance “TJ” O’Reilly Named Chief Executive Officer of South Sound Behavioral Hospital

Lacey, WA—May 10, 2021—South Sound Behavioral Hospital, a leader in behavioral health care in The South Sound, announced that Terrance “TJ” O’Reilly has been named Chief Executive Officer. O’Reilly’s appointment is a clear reflection of the hospitals’ current state: ready to take on the future in behavioral health and focused to provide the best patient care […]

How to Cope With The Winter Blues

It’s mid-February, just six weeks away from spring, but still in the thick of the winter. It can often feel like the days are only a few hours long, the nights are so cold you want to stay in bed, and there is just nothing to do with yourself. Each year around this time, many […]

Additional Intensive Outpatient Group Time

****ADDITIONAL INTENSIVE OUTPATIENT GROUP TIME**** has been added to our Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) schedule to meet the needs of our community. We welcome calls so you can learn more about this program and others offered at South Sound Behavioral Hospital before you even need us! Anyone experiencing a mental health crisis can walk in […]

Celebrating Mental Wellness Month

As we come into the New Year, let us begin this year with new hopes, beginnings, innovations, and achievements. Starting with the most potent muscle, let’s get a tune-up on our mental state. Let’s face it, 2020 has been a challenging year, and a reset is needed. January is the month where we at South […]

Happy Holidays!

In a year full of change, one constant has been our commitment to providing health and hope. As we reflect on this year, we are filled with gratitude. We are thankful for the dedication of our team, the strength of our community partnerships, and for the families who have trusted us to care for those […]

Holiday Nutritional Tips for Your Body & Mind

As we close in on the last couple of holidays for the year, and all our favorite traditions, temptations of holiday treats can be trying even for those who have a good deal of willpower. The Average American gain about 7-8 pounds during the holiday seasons…… BUT, there are ways to savor festive flavors and […]

How to Have A Stress Free Holiday

All is festive during the holidays with friends and families – people picture the smiles, laughter, and good food, but the holiday season can also bring out the worst of times for many. Believe it or not, many people experience high levels of stress, anxiety, and depression as soon as November comes around. Gift-giving is […]