- Public Speaking
Joyce Marter, LCPC
With mental wellness being a topic of much discussion today for kids, teens and adults alike, it’s no wonder that many of today’s savvy business owners are seeing the incredible value and responsibility of address mental wellness in the workplace and providing mental health speaker sessions in Indianapolis, IN.
Statistics repeatedly show that optimum mental health can positively affect a one’s personal and professional life and productivity level. In fact, mental health and wellness training can even have an impact on a business’s bottom line — increasing employee morale, reducing absenteeism and even affecting healthcare costs in a positive way.
Joyce Marter is an experienced and highly acclaimed mental health speaker in Indianapolis, IN and globally, with her work reaching an international audience of 1 billion. Read more about Joyce and her mental health speaker sessions in Indianapolis, IN below.
With a two-decades-long career focused on mental wellness and destigmatizing mental illness, Joyce Marter’s life’s work has been immersed in helping people live life to the fullest, free of anxiety, depression and issues with substance abuse.
As a CEO, entrepreneur, author, licensed psychotherapist and clinical professional counselor, keynote speaker and behavioral healthcare professional, Joyce is pleased to also work with companies of all sizes — including Fortune 500 companies — on mental health and wellness training for staff members. Her workshops are comprehensive and blend her unique skillset and experience with proven tools and resources to help your workforce function at its best.
As an employer, you have a responsibility to keep your employees safe and happy — and complementing this safety and happiness is mental wellness. By offering a mental health speaker training session in Indianapolis, IN, you not only let your staff know that you care about them and their mental wellbeing, you help them to function at their best in mind and body.
Joyce leads her training session in a compassionate and engaging way and offers information that can help people gauge their own mental wellness level and help to identify someone who may need help and her resources provide support long after training ends.
Training Session Have Proven to Help Companies:
Many of the topics presented are sensitive. As such, Joyce presents her material in a careful yet compelling manner, taking into consideration audience members’ individual needs and lives.
An alarming 70 percent of the workforce in the U.S. has depression of some type. And 1 of every 5 people in the U.S. has a mental illness. Not only is this concerning for folks’ lives personally, workplace productivity can plummet as a result. Not to mention 1 out of 10 U.S. men and women are afflicted with an alcohol or drug problem.
Most concerning of all, of the 121 suicides each day, 90 percent of victims has a mental illness. This is why destigmatizing mental illness and providing tried and true tools for overcoming is imperative.
If you’d like to explore how you can incorporate mental health and mental wellness training in your employee wellness program, contact Joyce today and learn firsthand how a mentally well, focused, happy and productive workforce can work for you and your employees alike.
Joyce Marter has been a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor since 1998 and is the Founder of Urban Balance, an insurance-friendly counseling practice she started and grew to over 100 therapists working from nine locations during her tenure as CEO. She is the Chair of the Midwest Region of the American Counseling Association, a Past-President of the Illinois Counseling Association, and a two-term Past-President of the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association. With a background in Employee Assistance Program and addictions treatment, Joyce Marter is passionate about providing corporate training seminars and keynote addresses to promote mental health in the workplace. She is a member of the National Speakers Association and has been a mental health public speaker for over twenty years. Joyce Marter is a blogger for PsychCentral and The Huffington Post and is routinely consulted as an expert by the media. She has been featured in such outlets as The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, CNN, Real Simple Magazine and MTV.