Skip to main content

News center

Back to news center main

Learn to Stay Mentally Healthy & Happy Through the Holidays at Living Well Series

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Community news

FERGUS FALLS, Minn.) – Wellness Director Natalie Knutson and Jason Bergstrand from PartnerSHIP4Healthwill be the featured speaker’s for November’s Living Well Education Series sponsored by Lake Region Healthcare (LRH).

The free session is open to the public and will focus on the new community based resiliency project recently launched known as Thrive. “The focus of Thrive is to promote health through happiness and meaning and purpose,” Knutson said. “We’ll share the research that supports this unique concept and long with some simple yet effective evidence based tools that you can incorporate into everyday living to improve mental health and overall well-being, just in time for the holidays,” she added.

The Living Well educational forums are held the third Monday of each month at 5:45pm from September through May. The education series is designed to offer a broad range of information on health-related topics to address all seven components of Wellness.

The November session will be held on Monday, November 19th from 5:45 to 7pm in the LRH Main Clinic Lobby at 111 West Vernon Ave. in Fergus Falls.

All Living Well sessions are free and open to the public, but registration is requested to plan for refreshments. Call 218.736.8699 or email livingwell@lrhc.orgfor information or to register. Attendees are welcome without registration as well.

Individual session topics and details for future Living Well sessions are available on the “Health & Wellness => Calendar” link at www.lrhc.org. 2018-19 Living Well topics include a return of the Shop with a Doc partnership with Service Food Market, two self-care workshops, how to make your resolutions stick, and a Living Well Community Health Expo on March 14that M State.

About Lake Region Healthcare

Lake Region Healthcare is living out its vision to be Minnesota's preeminent regional healthcare partner. With over 80 Medical Staff and over 900 employees, its team is dedicated to serving its patients and community with integrity, teamwork, compassion and excellence. For more information about Lake Region Healthcare, visit www.lrhc.org. # # #