2018 Holiday Cards
November 30, 2018
Sharing Peace, Hope and Light The leaves have changed to their fall hues, we've gathered with family and friends for a Thanksgiving Feast, and now the bright lights on streets and houses signal the arrival...
November 06, 2018
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving, fueled by social media, that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities, and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. This year, we are working in...
"Lose It" - An Original Rap by HopeWay Clients
October 31, 2018
HopeWay's integrative therapies provide clients with unique opportunities to express feelings in ways that differ from traditional "talk" therapy. For example, music therapy uses active music making, music listening, discussion, song-writing, improvisation and meditation to...
Compass & Light: A Series on Mental Health
October 29, 2018
Silent Images, a local Charlotte company, uses video and photos to educate hundreds in order to impact thousands. They have recently completed "Compass & Light: A Series on Mental Health." This series currently consists of three...
Introducing HopeWay's Interns for the 2018-2019 Semester
October 15, 2018
HopeWay welcomed its second class of interns in August of this year. The internship begins with a month of shadowing the admissions department, integrative therapy groups, CBT and DBT group sessions, private & family sessions,...
HopeWay's Dr. Marra talks with WBTV about the Carolina Panthers tackling mental health
October 01, 2018
Click HERE for the WBTV video regarding the Panther's tackling mental health. At 3:20, our Director of Medical Services, Dr. Kevin Marra, is interviewed.
Dr. Kuroski-Mazzei, On Your Side Tonight
August 31, 2018
Dr. Kuroski-Mazzei, our CEO and Chief Medical Officer, talks with Jamie Boll from "On Your Side Tonight" about the need to be aware of the risks of suicide as children go back to school. To watch...
Enjoy Our New HopeWay Video!
July 23, 2018
Thank you, Jordan! 2018 Art Therapy Intern
July 20, 2018
HopeWay's internship program grew in January when Jordan Conner, a graduate student at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College in Indiana, began a semester-long internship with HopeWay's art therapist, Marianne Huebner. Jordan facilitated groups, participated in weekly treatment...
HopeWay Launches Evening Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)
July 02, 2018
HopeWay is thrilled to announce that we will be launching an Evening Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) on Monday, July 9th. This expansion of our program will allow us to meet the needs of those in...
Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
June 28, 2018
Mental illness affects millions of Americans every year, regardless of their color, identity, gender, race or economic status. While it can be challenging to access mental health resources, the issue of accessibility is heightened for...
HopeWay Now In-Network with Carolina Behavioral Health Alliance
June 15, 2018
HopeWay is pleased to announce that we became an in-network provider for Carolina Behavioral Health Alliance on June 15, 2018. Carolina Behavioral Health Alliance is a provider owned managed behavioral health organization dedicated to quality...
Shining Stars on HopeWay's Staff
May 31, 2018
Allison Todd, one of HopeWay's primary therapists, earned the 2018 Masters of Social Work (MSW) Field Instructor of the Year Award from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She was nominated by Mary Grace...
What You Need to Know about College Students and Depression
May 24, 2018
Signs to watch for and how to help. HopeWay's CEO and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Alyson Kuroski-Mazzei, is on WCNC's Charlotte-Today. She talks about mental health concerns college students are experiencing and how parents can help.
HopeWay Now In-Network with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
May 01, 2018
HopeWay is pleased to announce that we will be an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and its affiliates on May 1, 2018. "We are thrilled to become in network with...
HopeWay's First Community Impact Report
April 16, 2018
Momentous. When we think of something momentous, our mind typically goes to what's happening in the present. The birth of a baby. A wedding. Graduation from college. Retirement. But the meaning of momentous is not really...
April is Alcohol Awareness Month
April 01, 2018
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence established Alcohol Awareness Month in 1987 as a way to increase understanding about alcoholism and the treatment that is available to those who need help. Local, state...
Stand Up for Mental Health
February 01, 2018
HopeWay has announced their 2nd annual George C. Covington Educational Event Speaker: David Granirer, counselor and stand-up comic. This event is scheduled for Thursday, May 3rd at the McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square. Stay tuned...
Innovators in Healthcare
January 15, 2018
Dr. Alyson Kuroski-Mazzei, HopeWay's CEO and Chief Medical Officer was recognized in Brown Brothers Harriman Women & Wealth Magazine. Read what she has to say about mental health (page 7, or page 9 of the...
Combating Holiday Stress
December 21, 2017
Good Day Charlotte's Jason Harper talks how to deal with holiday stress with HopeWay's CEO and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Alyson Kuroski-Mazzei. Click on "Read More" to see the video.
Happy Birthday HopeWay!
November 30, 2017
HopeWay Staff gathered together on November 30th to celebrate our 1st anniversary, complete with delicious cake, festive balloons, and an overwhelming sense of gratitude for all that has been accomplished in our first year of...
November 28, 2017
Twinkling bright lights adorning streets and houses signal that the holiday season is upon us! Spread the feelings of peace, hope and light with your friends and loved ones by sending them one of HopeWay's 2017...
Family & Friends Programming
November 24, 2017
The Friday after Thanksgiving, HopeWay welcomed current clients' families and friends to a day of programming that built awareness of what people who have a mental illness go through and provided examples of support that...
Hoops for HopeWay Tournament Results
October 28, 2017
The 2017 Hoops for HopeWay Basketball Event was a slam dunk! HopeWay's gym was packed with players, spectators, sponsors, dancers, cheerleaders, and entertainers - all showing up as champions for mental health. There was a...
HopeWay in the Community
September 20, 2017
In a continuous effort to build awareness and acceptance of mental health through education, many of our professional clinical and medical staff have taken HopeWay's message into the community through various outreach opportunities. Most recently,...
HopeWay Achieves Behavioral Health Care and Behavioral Health Home Accreditations
August 24, 2017
HopeWay is pleased to announce that we have earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for both Behavioral Health Care and Behavioral Health Home Accreditations. HopeWay underwent a rigorous onsite survey at the end of July....
Introducing Bobbie Mabe, Horticultural Therapist
July 28, 2017
HopeWay is thrilled to welcome Bobbie Mabe as our horticultural therapist. In her role, Bobbie designs and leads horticultural programming that supports the specific goals of our clients. She is enjoying utilizing the wonderful resources...
HopeWay CEO, CMO Dr. Alyson Kuroski-Mazzei Named Fellow to American Psychiatric Association
May 24, 2017
HopeWay's CEO and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Alyson Kuroski-Mazzei, DO, MRO, received the honor of Fellow Status in the American Psychiatric Association (FAPA) during a convocation ceremony at the 170th Annual APA Meeting in San...
New "Stories of Hope" Video Premieres
May 22, 2017
Silent Images, HopeWay's revered video partner, completed our newest video project ahead of HopeWay's inaugural annual symposium. The video premiered ahead of Kevin Hines' touching keynote on Tuesday May 2nd. To find out more about...
HopeWay's Dr. Kuroski-Mazzei featured on Morning Break With Kevin Hines
May 04, 2017
“Never silence your pain; never silence your struggle.” Before speaking at HopeWay’s Covington Educational event on May 2nd, Kevin Hines sat down with Kristen Miranda from WBTV News to talk about his inspiring story of...
HopeWay Featured on Good Day Charlotte
May 03, 2017
“Here in Charlotte we’re seeing that about 60% of individuals suffering from mental health challenges are not getting the treatment they need.” HopeWay CEO & Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Alyson Kuroski-Mazzei, appeared on Fox TV...
Fox 46: Jenna Caiazzo reports
February 01, 2017
Charlotte's Fox 46 visited HopeWay's campus for an exclusive look at the facility and program. Jenna Caiazzo tours the residential wing and group therapy areas while discussing the gap that HopeWay fills in the mental...
NPR - WFAE's Michael Tomsic reports: New Charlotte Facility 'Fills Gap' Between Hospital And Home
January 12, 2017
Tomsic interviews Dr. Kuroski-Mazzei, Dr. Gettelman, representatives from Novant, Carolinas Healthcare System and Mental Health Association of the Central Carolinas about the gap in mental health care between hospital and home.
Charlotte Magazine: The Audacity of HopeWay
January 02, 2017
Clients will be given individualized plans for treatment, often involving a 45-day residency at HopeWay followed by partial hospitalization and outpatient programs. HopeWay will treat a variety of mental illnesses as a way to relieve...
We Are Open!
November 30, 2016
We are excited to announce that HopeWay is now taking referrals for all levels of care. HopeWay received its North Carolina State license on November 18, 2016 and served its first client on November 30,...
HopeWay Celebrates Its Grand Opening!
September 21, 2016
On Wednesday, September 21, 2016 HopeWay celebrated the grand opening of the main building with nearly 400 guests. Invited guests included all donors to the capital campaign and vendors. Bill and Betsy Blue, co-founders and...
Charlotte Observer: Residential center offers new services for Charlotte area mental health patients
September 16, 2016
Karen Garloch, of the Charlotte Observer writes, "Carpenters and decorators are putting the final touches on a renovated south Charlotte complex that is now called HopeWay, a residential and day treatment center for adults with mental illness."...
HopeWay Foundation Overview Video
November 20, 2015
Thank you to Silent Images for helping portray the story and mission of HopeWay Foundation. We are grateful to the individuals who shared their personal stories to illustrate the effects of mental illness and the...
Press Coverage of HopeWay Groundbreaking
November 19, 2015
HopeWay welcomed guests to the future site of the HopeWay Center on Thursday evening. Attendees were able to tour the facility before major construction, view renderings of what the Center will look like, and share...
Breaking Ground, Building Hope
November 16, 2015
The HopeWay Foundation Board of Directors held an official groundbreaking event on Thursday, October 29 at 5:30pm to celebrate the mark of a major milestone in the life of the HopeWay Center. Over 350 friends...
HopeWay Closes On South Charlotte Property
March 12, 2015
On March 12, 2015, HopeWay closed on our new 12 acre property in southeast Charlotte. Now the real work begins as we renovate and upfit for an anticipated 2016 opening! Renovation work begins in July of...