- Public Speaking
Joyce Marter, LCPC and Mental Health Speaker
In today’s day and age, mental health and mental wellness are topics that are at the forefront of society. And for good reason. Statistics continuously indicate that diagnosing and treating mental health issues can not only improve lives — but save them.
And though these important topics are being discussed more and more, it is vital to understand that the numbers don’t lie. This is why it is vital to consider a mental health speaker in Madison, WI for your business.
Even today, a startling 70 percent of the US workforce has some kind of depression. Moreover, 1 out of 5 US adults has a mental illness. Sadly, depression and mental issues cause people to live sad, scared and hopeless in everyday life. Not to mention, this can affect work life and performance, camaraderie with team members, customers and superiors as well as cause the use of more sick days.
Joyce Marter, mental health speaker in Madison, WI can help your staff and company function at an optimum level by address and educating on mental wellness. Her expertise in helping people learn about, recognize, deal with and overcome mental and substance abuse issues has proven beneficial to countless companies of all sizes and industries, including Fortune 500 companies.
As a mental health speaker near Madison, WI, Joyce can work with you and your organization to create and deliver a valuable presentation and training that allows staff to evaluate their own mental wellness and identify someone who may be in need of help.
With years of education, training, professional experience combined with tried and true tactics, research and practical application, Joyce’s mental health speaker training in Madison, WI can help your company on a variety of levels including:
Her clients often comment that they are pleased with the impact her training has had on them and their staff and now understand the benefits of a mental health speaker in Madison, WI following the training, not only because of the business impact, but because employees know that their employer values their mental wellness and overall health.
As a sought-after mental health speaker in Madison, WI, Joyce Marter understands what it takes to provide a compelling and effective mental wellness session and works to customize each training to her clients’ individual goals and needs.
Her decades-long career has allowed her to impact people personally and professionally. And to her, there is no greater reward. Her mission has been to destigmatize mental illness and provide tools and resources for people to utilize immediately.
When you choose to bring in Joyce as a mental health speaker in Madison, WI, you can be certain her presentation will be delivered with compassion and professionalism. As a licensed psychotherapist, business owner, event speaker, licensed clinical professional counselor and author, her work has been consumed by an audience of 1 billion internationally. And your company is her priority
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.