Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Mental Health Provider Gets a Boost of Green Goodness

~The Green Ambassador Partners w/ the Black Mental Health Alliance~

June 2013(Baltimore), Cathy Allen, The Green Ambassador for Maryland will provide environmental enrichment educational services for youth in Baltimore City with the Black Mental Health Alliance (BMHA), a nonprofit organization that provides holistic mental health services to children and families. 
“Green space activities provide significant benefits for ones’ mental health and well-being.  When I plant alongside the youth, I see their excitement, joy, and growing confidence…hence, happiness in their bodies, minds and souls. ” said, Cathy Allen, The Green Ambassador.

The environmental program is designed for students to gain knowledge about their environment through the power of touch, sight and sound.  At these hands-on sessions, students will learn about native forest animals and insects, the latest in green technology, how to clean and restore Mother Earth, and cultivating a garden.  Sessions will run for four (4) weeks starting July 9, 2013

“I believe in the mission of BMHA and their continued work in providing mental health services for people of color.  I am thrilled to design environmental programming for organizations seeking green educational services to reach their youth.” said, Cathy Allen.

About The Green Ambassador:
Cathy Allen, The Green Ambassador, is an award winning environmentalist, environmental and green technology and community advocate, awareness-media/marketing expert, public speaker, and green real estate agent. The mission of The Green Ambassador is to green the universe environmentally and socially.  For inquires email callen@thegreenambassdor.org .

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