Partners in the News

Read about Partners Behavioral Health Management's services, outreach, and programs through the local news media.

Partners is making headlines in the local news. Read all about it using the following links to local media websites.

2018 News Stories about Partners


Statesville Record & Landmark: LEAD program will mean treatment, not jail, for some in Iredell (December 19, 2017)

Statesville Record & Landmark: Partners Behavioral earns Distinguished Service Award (December 19, 2017)

Denver Citizen: Grant partners different aspects of health (December 15, 2017)

Statesville Free News: Partners awarded $4M grant to fund youth mental health services (December 6, 2017)

Shelby Star: Meet Kingstown’s first elected female mayor (November 25, 2017)

Gaston Gazette: Partners Health Summit focuses on teens, toxic times (November 13, 2017) – Hard copy only, no link available

Hickory Daily Record: County takes stand against hunger, homelessness (November 10, 2017)

Lincoln Herald: Catawba County Takes A Stand Against Hunger, Homelessness (November 9, 2017)

Elkin Tribune: Consideration for vets, others makes week of Veterans Day events (November 5, 2017)

Statesville Record & Landmark: Provider asks Iredell County to replace federal homeless funds (November 3, 2017)

Lincoln Herald: Deputies Complete Training To Administer Opioid Overdose Drug (August 31, 2017)

Statesville Record & Landmark: Impact Health of Iredell facility promises to treat body and mind (August 30, 2017)

Statesville Free News: Impact Health of Iredell begins whole-person integrative health mission (August 30, 2017)

The News Herald (Morganton): Annual homeless count statistics released (August 29, 2017)

FOX46: Lincoln County officers to receive drugs to help fight opioid overdoses (August 28, 2017)

Statesville Free News: Impact Health of Iredell: A new tool in treatment of addiction, mental illness (August 28, 2017)

Denver Weekly: Funding decreases, walk-ins up for Wellness Center (August 25, 2017)

The Yadkin Ripple: Peer support available for sufferers of opioid addiction (August 24, 2017)

Gaston Gazette: Firefighters donated naloxone to battle opioid crisis (August 6, 2017) 

WSOC-TV: Opioid Overdose Drug Training for Lincolnton Fire Department (August 6, 2017, 10:00 p.m. newscast) – No link available

Hickory Record: Partners Behavioral Management, Lincolnton Fire pair up with overdose kits (August 5, 2017)

NC Health News: Most Mental Health Management Organizations to See Additional Trim (August 4, 2017)

Lincoln Herald: Opioid Overdose Training For Lincolnton Fire Department (August 3, 2017)

Statesville Record & Landmark: OPIOIDS IN IREDELL, PART III: Programs, treatment in place to help addicts (August 1, 2017)

Lincoln Times-News: LFD and LCSO to carry overdose-reversal drug (August 1, 2017)


Hickory Daily Record: Partners Behavioral Health Management shares first-aid training with Hickory community (May 31, 2017)

The News Herald (Morganton): Mental Health Forum addresses needs, symptoms (May 23, 2017) 

The News Herald (Morganton): Foster care numbers grow (May 21, 2017) 

Hickory Daily Record: Catawba Valley organizations share measures to prevent suicide (May 13, 2017) 

Gaston Gazette: Threatened suicides on rise at Gastonia bridges (May 10, 2017)

Lincoln Herald:  NC Attorney General Visits Gastonia (March 23, 2017)

Lincoln Times-News: Lincoln County EMS launches “alternative destination” program (March 22, 2017) 

Gaston Gazette: Opioid Round Table Discussion (March 22, 2017)

Gaston GazetteGaston leaders, Attorney General talk opioid addiction (March 22, 2017)

Gaston Gazette: Attorney General to talk addiction at Gastonia meeting (March 20, 2017)

News & Observer: NC mental health system needs rebuilding (March 20, 2017)

Yadkin Ripple: Students get a taste of the ‘real world’ (March 16, 2017)

Lincoln Times-NewsLPD officers equipped with overdose-reversal drug (March 13, 2017)

Lincoln Times-News: OUR VIEW — Officers carrying Narcan save lives (March 13, 2017)

Hickory Daily Record:  Partners Behavioral Health shares 2016 report with county commissioners (March 8, 2017) 

Statesville Record & Landmark: Iredell health professionals talk ways to end opioid abuse epidemic (February 26, 2017)

Lincoln Times-News: Chamber to oversee Lincolnton events and marketing coordinator  (February 20, 2017)

Lincoln Herald: Familiar Faces, New Places (February 14, 2017) 

Hickory Daily Record:  Overdose reversal kits to be distributed in Catawba County (February 1, 2017)

North Carolina Health News:  A Place to Go for Prompt Help with Behavioral Health Problems (February 1, 2017)

Time Warner Cable News/Spectrum News: NC First Responders Trained to Use Opioid Overdose Reversal Medication (January 27, 2017)