Andrea Brown

Studies Show Increase in Mental Health Services Requests

Studies Show Increase in Mental Health Services Requests

Mental health awareness has become a significant part of the health care conversation following the pandemic. In fact, many studies have found an increase in mental health services requests from people of all ages beginning in 2020. As we continue to analyze the...

read more
Support Groups at FirstMed

Support Groups at FirstMed

At FirstMed, we offer two comfortable and supportive group settings to assist those seeking recovery and those who support recovery. Please see the information below to help determine which group may be right for you: Substance Use group This group is designed for...

read more
FirstMed Participates in Annual Homeless Census

FirstMed Participates in Annual Homeless Census

Members of FirstMed prepare to depart for their census tracts. Wednesday, January 29, 2020 was a bit of a blustery and cold one in Las Vegas. But that didn’t stop the annual Homeless Census from taking place. Afterall, nearly 3000 individuals in Las Vegas sleep...

read more
Saying Goodbye to 2019

Saying Goodbye to 2019

On Friday, December 20, 2019 the providers and staff at FirstMed Health and Wellness came together at Canyon Ridge Country Club to celebrate 2019 and the holiday season. The evening was complete with delicious food, fun games, dancing and raffles. Performances from...

read more
Addiction Treatment Week highlights recovery pitfalls in Las Vegas

Addiction Treatment Week highlights recovery pitfalls in Las Vegas

By:Sean DeLancey LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The opioid epidemic continues to stress Southern Nevada’s recovery community as Addiction Treatment Week highlights potential pitfalls in a addict’s ability to seek help. Opiate overdoses claimed 412 lives in 2017 according to the most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control. Angela Quinn, CEO of First Med […]

read more