The Micah Center

We Shall Overcome…Styrofoam

By Vicki Browne, Office Manager at the Micah Center Does anyone really like a Styrofoam cup? It’s environmentally horrific, while also being too flimsy to save in a backpack or pocket. It tapers so much that it’s unstable, and statically attracts unpleasant things like hair and lint. About the only thing going for it is…

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The Micah Center

Micah by the Numbers

By Vicki Browne, Micah Center Office Manager As a former math teacher, numbers interest me. Statistics tell a story. When I started working at the Micah Center, I thought it was a busy place. Based on daily and monthly averages, it’s getting busier all the time. As a daytime resource for guests of St John’s,…

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Wellspring

Art & Anxiety

By Pat Vandenhoven At Wellspring, the Art and Anxiety group’s focus is on discussing anxiety in a non-threatening manner. At the same time, it involves use of a tool for reducing anxiety. Each group starts with a short relaxation exercise. The format varies between using adult coloring sheets and discussing anxiety issues while coloring or…

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