Mental Health IS a Universal Human Right.
World Mental Health Day is an international day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma.
Speaker: Janae T. Ponder, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Worker/Therapist, Life-Spire Counseling Services LLC
Janae T. Ponder is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker that has been working in the areas of mental health and a variety of social work services since 2010. Her passion is to work with diverse populations and educate and empower communities, individuals, and families through psychoeducation. She uses an effective blend of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help individuals move beyond behavioral patterns that cause significant impairment in personal functioning within their family, relationships, career, or school environment. It has been an honor to serve individuals from the age of 3 to 100 and help everyone live more meaningful lives. Her preferred populations are adolescents and young adults living with depressive disorders, trauma, stress, and/or anxiety.
Her goal is to become credible through experience in the areas of leadership, direct care, systems development, and patient advocacy using evidence based practices.
There will also be details about the 100 Affirmations publication by Janae T. Ponder shared with opportunities to win a free copy. Details will be shared on the day of the event.