Resources from SCMS Membership Meeting on

Tuesday, September 21, 2021, on

Physician Compassion Fatigue

Courtesy of Molly Gabriel-Champine PhD, LP

SafeHaven™ Now Offering Michigan

Physicians & Health Care Providers

Resources to Manage Stress and Burnout

In an effort to better serve and support clinicians struggling with

stress, burnout and the effects of COVID-19, MSMS has launched

 SafeHaven™, a comprehensive and confidential physician

and health care provider well-being program offering clinicians

with the resources and support they need to address career fatigue

and behavioral health concerns.  The Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) 

conceived and manages SafeHaven™, which is

implemented in partnership with VITAL WorkLife. 

Free Mental Health Counseling for Frontline Workers
SCCMHA is offering hospital employees,

first responders, healthcare professionals

and their immediate family members, throughout the

Great Lakes Bay Region, an opportunity to seek and receive

mental health counseling assistance free of charge, beyond

support provided by an Employee Assistance Plan (EAP).

Call (989) 498-2266 between 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

*Taking Care of Yourself During COVID-19 Uncertainty 

*Supporting Emotional Health of the Health Care Workforce 

*Child & Family Services - Mental Health Telehealth Services Available 

*MDHHS Announces Peer-run Warmline to Aid Persons with Mental Health Needs During COVID-19



*Michigan Awarded Two Federal Grants to Strengthen Behavioral Health Services During COVID-19 Crisis 

*​Meeting Mental Health Needs During COVID-19

*SAMHSA COVID-19 Resources and Information

*Resources from Mental Health First Aid 

  *How to Care for Yourself While Practicing Physical Distancing

  *How Do I Know Someone is Experiencing Anxiety or Depression?

  *How to Help Someone with Anxiety or Depression During COVID-19

  *How to Support a Loved One Going Through a Tough Time During COVID-19

*Headspace - Meditation and Mindfulness for Michiganders

*Mental Health America - COVID-19 Resources 

*Michigan Psychiatry Resources for COVID-19

*MDHHS Warmline 

*Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan

*Supporting Emotional Health of the Behavioral Health Workforce 

*Supporting Emotional Health of the Health Care Workforce

*NAMI COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide


​​SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT - The SCMS is changing telephone providers.  If you call the office at 989-790-3590 and the recording says the line is no longer in service, please contact Joan Cramer, Executive Director, at 989-284-8884.  The phone line may be down for a few days while we transition to the new provider.  Thank you!



350 St. Andrews Road, Suite 242                      

Saginaw, MI 48638-5988                                     

(989) 790-3590 office

(989) 331-6720 fax

(989) 284-8884 cell - LEAVE MESSAGE FOR RETURN CALL

OFFICE HOURS:                                                  

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday                

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.   

Joan M. Cramer, Executive Director



         121 Years of Serving the Residents of Saginaw County

(989) 790-3590