Mindfulness – Online Workshop Video

Mindfulness – Skills to help you manage stress and live in the moment. In doing mindfulness, we emphasize conscious awareness, focusing on the present moment, and not judging our thoughts. Mindfulness Workshop Recordings – English Version by Midwest Asian Health Association – Mental Health Clinic Mindfulness Workshop Recordings – Mandarin Version Mindfulness Workshop Recordings – Cantonese Version正念冥想讲座(广东话) 美亚健康协会-心理健康诊所

Midwest Asian Health Association Receives Chicago Department of Public Health Trauma-Informed Mental Healthcare Grant

CHICAGO, Oct. 26. 2020 – The Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA) is pleased to be selected as the award recipient for the Trauma-Informed Mental Healthcare grant provided by the Chicago Dept. of Public Health (CDPH). This grant will support MAHA’s Community Mental Health Center and provide trauma-informed mental healthcare services to medically underserved immigrants living in south and west Chicago … Read More

Recommended Guidance for Pediatric Vaccination during COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing rapidly and continues to affect communities across the United States differently. Travel to clinics and clinic visits should occur in environments that are safe for all. It is important to share masking guidelines with parents traveling to and from clinic visits (see Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19) . Because of personal, practice, or … Read More

Job Announcement

Gambling/Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator Who We Are: Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA) is a non-profit organization located in South Chinatown of Chicago with a mission to reduce health disparities for medically underserved populations through culturally sensitive and language appropriate community health programs. Program Coordinator (Full-Time): MAHA is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator to implement two projects that aim to prevent … Read More

MAHA May Event Series – Celebrating Asian Heritage Month

Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA)’s Mental Health 101 workshop provides a general overview of mental health, the symptoms exhibited, and some healthy coping skills we can utilize in our everyday lives. At the end of our workshop, we will be having a Q & A session. Mental Health 101 will host two sessions, both in Chinese: Click to sign up! Upon … Read More

Free Mental Health Awareness Workshop

Hello, thank you for your interest in the Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA)’s Mental Health 101 workshop! This workshop provides a general overview of mental health, the symptoms exhibited, and some healthy coping skills we can utilize in our everyday lives. At the end of our workshop, we will be having a Q & A session. Mental Health 101 will … Read More

National Adult Hepatitis B Vaccination Awareness Day

MEDIA ADVISORYFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dr. Hong Liu, Executive DirectorEmail: hongliu@maha-us.orgTel: (312) 403-8899 Chicago, April 30th, 2020 – Today is the National Adult Hepatitis B Vaccination Awareness Day! As the nation is seeing increases in Hepatitis B infections, the Elimination of Immunization Disparities Program (EIDP) of the Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA) is calling for greater awareness and access to … Read More

Letters: One doctor’s message of heartbreak and gratitude

Source: CHICAGO TRIBUNE Original article link:  https://www.chicagotribune.com/opinion/letters/ct-letters-vp-041020-20200409-i43zjipjtffazbmhjo3xlkqtpy-story.html I was on a 12-hour shift recently in the intensive care unit of the hospital I work for, taking care of intubated and ventilated COVID-19 patients. These were some of the sickest patients I have ever managed, and I had the constant fear that one or several of them would die on my … Read More