Day-to-day challenges negatively affect our mental health and create even more barriers for people already dealing with mental illness or substance abuse. In this engaging workshop, participants discover how to create genuine space for open and honest conversations about mental health to create a pathway to unlock the shame and stigma surrounding it.
Joyce Marter—psychotherapist, entrepreneur, national speaker, and author—shares an in-depth look at signs and symptoms of common mental health issues and provides resources to swiftly prevent and address them. Participants will leave empowered to become positive instruments of change during any mental health crisis.
Joyce Marter is a licensed psychotherapist with 25 years of experience and an entrepreneur who founded and successfully sold Urban Balance, a national outpatient mental health company in the U.S. Marter is an adjunct professor at Northwestern University, an international speaker, blogger for Psychology Today, and a mental health thought leader specializing in the psychology of money.
Joyce Marter is routinely consulted as a mental health expert in the media, featured in such outlets as U.S. News & World Report, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, and MTV. Joyce Marter's book, The Financial Mindset Fix: A Mental Fitness Program for an Abundant Life has been published in four languages globally and received eight book awards in 2023.
Book Awards Received:
· Next Generation Indie Book Awards: Grand Prize Winner (Honorable Mention), and Winner of Best in Self-Help (Non-Fiction)
· Independent Publishers' Book Awards: Gold Medal in Self-Help (Non-Fiction)
· The Eric Hoffer Book Awards: Category Finalist
· The London Book Festival: Honorable Mention
· The Los Angeles Book Festival: Honorable Mention