Date of Event: Tuesday, November 29, 2022, from 6:30-8:30 PM EST.
Over 40% of Americans report more mental distress due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As our world continues to experience a mental health epidemic, Marter shares the latest statistics and trends in stress, suicide, depression, anxiety, addiction and other mental health issues. In this presentation, participants explore treatment implications while responding to changing needs.
Attendees leave prepared to become mental health advocates and support clients by promoting education, stomping out stigma, and supporting legislation that impacts behavioral healthcare providers and clients. Marter provides informative resources to attendees about mental health organizations like the National Association of Mental Illness, Hope for the Day, Born This Way, and the Kennedy Forum.
- Explain current statistics and trends in stress, suicide, depression, anxiety, addiction, and other mental health issues.
- Explore treatment implications and changing needs considering the recent trends.
- Discuss how to become a mental health advocate and support clients by promoting education, stomping out stigma, and supporting legislation that affects behavioral healthcare providers and clients.
- Identify organizations that can support and be a resource for clinicians and clients seeking services, workplace training, and enforcement of mental health parity.
State Board Approval
- Lectures 2
- Quizzes 0
- Duration Lifetime access
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes