Behavioral Health and Treatment Services

Risks of Depression in Adults – How can Sieda BHTS Help

2019-02-13T16:35:07+00:00February 13th, 2019|Behavioral Health and Treatment Services|

Depression in adults is widely under-recognized and undertreated. Part of the problem is people assume depression is a normal part of aging.  Sadness, grief and temporary “down” moods are normal.  However, persistent depression that [...]

Family Group for Anyone Affected by Another’s Substance Use

2019-02-08T22:34:11+00:00February 8th, 2019|Agency News, Behavioral Health and Treatment Services|

Sieda Behavioral Health and Treatment Services (BHTS) every week holds a Family Group for anyone being affected by another person’s substance use. When a family member has a substance use disorder this can upset the [...]

SUPER GRANDPARENTS message from BHTS Prevention

2019-02-04T14:47:47+00:00February 4th, 2019|Behavioral Health and Treatment Services, Family Support Services|

A POWERFUL ROLE Grandchildren have a special relationship with their Grandpa and Grandma. As a grandparent, you can say things to and get information from teens with much more ease than can a parent. [...]

Alcohol Retailer Training with Behavioral Health and Treatment Services

2019-01-30T16:23:33+00:00January 30th, 2019|Agency News, Behavioral Health and Treatment Services|

Sieda Behavioral Health and Treatment Services (BHTS) offer training for alcohol retailers called Merchant Alcohol Training. For businesses with a liquor license, it is important to train employees and managers in responsible alcohol service. [...]

Sieda Behavior Health and Treatment Services working with the Appanoose County Collaboration Council

2019-01-16T20:56:48+00:00January 16th, 2019|Agency News, Behavioral Health and Treatment Services|

In February 2015, Appanoose County was one of twelve counties chosen to participate in the Iowa Partnership for Success (IPFS) project. A program started by the Iowa Department of Public Health through the Substance [...]

Sieda Programs Enjoying Fall Activities

2018-11-08T22:28:08+00:00November 8th, 2018|Agency News, Behavioral Health and Treatment Services, Child Development, Family Support Services|

The autumn season is a busy one for Sieda’s many services. Programs like Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP) and the Coat Drive start a new year in the fall. For other Sieda programs, it is [...]

Back-to-School Events Help Students

2018-09-14T13:16:25+00:00September 5th, 2018|Agency News, Behavioral Health and Treatment Services, Child Development, Family Support Services, Housing Stabilization|

Thanks to our partnerships with businesses, individuals, and organizations, Sieda Community Action was able to provide school supplies to more than 500 students in three Southeast Iowa counties. The School Supply Program Distributions in [...]

School Events in Sieda’s Counties

2018-08-29T14:27:19+00:00August 9th, 2018|Agency News, Behavioral Health and Treatment Services, Child Development, Family Support Services, Housing Stabilization|

Several of the counties Sieda serves have had their resource fairs for families back to school and health needs. We were pleased to be able to participate in many of the events that support and encourage [...]