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A Great First Week

Posted on: September 1, 2013, 1:41 AM

It was a busy first week spreading the 'be nice." message!


Get Mentally Fit Moment - be nice.

Posted on: May 2, 2013, 12:04 PM

Christy explains the relationship between be nice. and mental health


Get Mentally Fit Moment - Seasonal Affective Disorder

Posted on: May 2, 2013, 11:59 AM

Christy takes a moment to talk about SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)


Mental Health Minute - February 5, 2013

Posted on: February 5, 2013, 12:57 PM

Christy discusses the upcoming Valentine's Day and how it can effect your mental health.


be nice. update!

Posted on: January 24, 2013, 12:24 PM

Here is an update on where be nice. has gone in the past few months.


Westwood Middle School be nice.

Posted on: November 9, 2012, 2:25 PM


30 middle schoolers gathered together on Thursday to figure out how to spread be nice. to their school and community


What is Godwin’s Style?

Posted on: November 6, 2012, 4:24 PM

be nice. workshop at Godwin Heights Middle School on November 6.


be nice. on Woodtv 8 Daybreak

Posted on: October 30, 2012, 10:02 AM

Students from Grandville woke up extra early to show West Michigan what it means to be nice. on the Woodtv 8 Daybreak set at Rosa Park's Circle.


News and Events

Friday, October 17, 2014

Goei Center - 818 Butterworth St. SW

Doors Open at 5:30 pm 

Grand Rapids area clinician, Jim Bottenhorn, discusses the possible causes behind the recent string of youth violence in the local area.

We are one of the 8 finalists for the Connecting with Community Award!

We want to say a big "THANK YOU!" to the Kent County Medical Society Alliance for choosing the MHF!

How to Prevent Bullying

- January 28, 2014

be nice. is feature on Maranda Where You Live

be nice. flyover is featured on Woodtv's Daybreak


2nd Annual "be nice" flyover is featured on WZZM 13

"nice bench" event is featured on eightWest

Channel 3 story on Ted Kennedy and Lt. Governor Brian Calley speaking at the Economic Club of Grand Rapids

Coping with Depression

- March 22, 2013

Christy appears on Fox 17 to talk about ways to get help if you or someone you know is depressed.