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Mountain Valley Featured in The New York Times Magazine Article – “Why Are More American Teenagers Than Ever Suffering From Severe Anxiety?”

Mountain Valley is being featured in this week’s The New York Times Magazine – today (10/11/17) online and Sunday (10/15/17) in print.  The article, “Why Are More American Teenagers Than Ever Suffering From Severe Anxiety?”, was almost a year in the writing, and we thank the author, Benoit Denizet-Lewis, for capturing the essence of Mountain […]

Liz Edwards, L.C.A.T., R.D.T., Named Director of Clinical and Community Outreach/New York City Region

We welcome Liz Edwards, LCAT, RDT, to the Mountain Valley marketing team. Liz will serve as Director of Clinical and Community Outreach in the New York City Region, fostering established relationships and introducing MVTC to new potential referral sources. Liz earned her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Studies at Emerson College and her Master of […]

Dr. Tim DiGiacomo presents at New York Junior League Luncheon

This past Thursday, Mountain Valley Treatment Center, along with the New York Presbyterian Youth Anxiety Center and Fusion Academy of Brooklyn, presented at the “Youth Anxiety Treatment Across a Continuum” Fall luncheon event at the beautiful New York Junior League on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.  The event was attended by over 50 clinicians, educators, and […]

MVTC Announces Plan to Move to Plainfield, New Hampshire

Mountain Valley Treatment Center has recently purchased a spectacular piece of property in Plainfield, NH.  If all goes well, we hope to move to this new location sometime around the holidays.  While our current location has served us well, there are many factors that have gone into our decision to move, and we are excited […]

Hannah Bolstridge, Residential Counselor, attends American Community Gardening Association’s Annual Conference

Hannah Bolstridge, one of MVTC’s veteran Residential Counselors and a Farm to Table Module Leader, recently attended the American Community Gardening Association‘s Annual Conference in Hartford, CT. Attending workshops that focused on programming for youth and schools, Hannah was able to learn more about activities and initiatives that could embelish the experience for our residents […]

Bryan Randolph, MVTC’s Senior Therapist, Interviewed for Cognizant Podcast

Mountain Valley’s Senior Therapist, Bryan Randolph, was recently interviewed by Nicky Treadway, co-owner of the Adventure Therapy practice, EPIC Adventures Therapy LLC, for her podcast, Cognizant. Nicky caught up with Bryan while he was at the University of New Hampshire for the Best Practices Conference hosted by Therapeutic Adventure Professional Group as part of the […]

Former Residents Talk About their Mountain Valley Experience

We invited a number of former residents during the 2016 Fall Family Festival to talk about their Mountain Valley experience.  Click on the link below to listen to their stories.  

MVTC’s Vardell and Lovejoy Interviewed on Wellness Watch

Mountain Valley’s Executive Director, Don Vardell, and Associate Executive Director for Communications and Development, Carl Lovejoy, were recently interviewed on the Upper Valley’s cable access TV station. We thank Judy McKeown and Patti Friedman for inviting MVTC back on Wellness Watch for the third time! Click on the link below to view.  

MVTC Residents Host OCD Awareness Walk – 1 Million Steps 4 OCD!

This past Saturday, Mountain Valley was the proud host – and organizer – of the 2017 NH OCD Awareness Walk – 1 Million Steps 4 OCD – to benefit OCD New Hampshire, an official affiliate of the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF). The MVTC residents and staff enthusiastically participated, along with special guests, including Board Members […]

Mt. Washington Ascent on the Cog Railway – A Blog by Colleen Donohue

A relaxing start to Sunday morning as residents gathered together to depart for the Mt. Washington Cog Railway.  The roads leading were winding and filled with new scenery around every corner.  The van was filled with music and singing, as well as questions like “how much longer?!?”  The first sight of Mt. Washington made most […]