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It is with great sadness that I would like to announce that Our Executive Director for the past several decades, Annette Patterson, has passed away. Many of you knew how integral part she has been in keeping this organization and afloat throughout the years, and how much she will be missed. The Executive Council of the MHPS has agreed to allow her daughter, Michelle Valenzano to take over the role of Executive Director of the MHPS at this time and all contact info for the MHPS will remain the same including prior E-mail and phone number.
It is also with great sadness that I would like to announce the passing of one of our Executive Council members, Dr. S. Robert Bakall. He was our beloved treasurer at the time of his passing and has held other roles throughout the years in the Mid Hudson Psychiatric Society.