Fatima Hospital’s Yvonne Britto to receive mental illness advocacy award
Yvonne Britto, Lead Milieu Therapist at Fatima Hospital, will receive the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Rhode Island’s “2018 Professional of the Year Award” at the organization’s annual meeting on June 5. She is being recognized for helping to expand the mission of NAMI through her advocacy and support. The organization thanked Yvonne for her “generous commitment of time, dedication and inspiration.” Yvonne has been with Fatima since 2015 and was the 2017 Fatima Hospital Employee of the Year.
"Yvonne is a great representative of our Behavioral Health programs and we congratulate her on this well-deserved award," said David Kobis, Fatima Hospital President.