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Behavioral Healthcare Speaker

A Powerful Behavioral Healthcare Speaker with Life-Changing Information & Inspiration

As a behavioral healthcare speaker, Joyce Marter transcends stigmas and shines a bright light on mental health with eye-opening and transformative presentations. A renowned psychotherapist, high-powered industry leader, and national behavioral healthcare speaker with over 20 years of experience in mental health and addiction, Joyce shares her expertise via:

  • Keynote Addresses, Keynote Talks, Keynote Speeches
  • Continuing Education Trainings, CEU Trainings
  • Breakout Sessions, Content Sessions
  • All-Day and Half-Day Workshops
  • Panel Discussions and Content Expert Interviews

In her behavioral healthcare speaking, Joyce stresses that by taking care of our mental health, we are treating a normal aspect of the human condition. To minimize shame and provide support for individuals seeking to overcome their internal conflicts, Joyce travels around the country delivering talks, keynote speeches, and educational training related to mental health, addiction, relationship issues, and more. In every discussion, she seeks to reach her listeners in a way that is relatable and informative, calling on her own unique experiences to illuminate pathways to success for her audience.

Joyce speaking to attendees of her mental health presentation.

Personalized Presentations
Based on Years of Knowledge and Education

Joyce’s exceptional behavioral healthcare speaking abilities are matched only by her clinical expertise that spans more than two decades. She is a Clinical Supervisor at the Family Institute at Northwestern University, where she provides clinical supervision for therapists-in-training. She has served multiple roles on professional counseling boards since 2011. She also served two terms as President of the Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association (2015-2017) and is a former President of the Illinois Counseling Association (2017-2018).

Joyce’s presentations are not only dynamic and captivating but are also informational and educational. She creates personalized programs for audiences addressing the following issues:

  • Parenting, Co-Parenting 
  • Communication, Conflict and Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders (Depression & Bipolar Disorder) 
  • Addiction & Substance Abuse
  • Grief & Loss
  • Life Transitions including Divorce

Behavioral healthcare signature talks include:

  • The Keys to Success in The Counseling Profession
  • Mental Wealth: How to Prosper Both Personally & Professionally
  • The Psychology of Success: How to Achieve Work/Life Balance & True Prosperity
  • Private Practice: Growth & Development from Start to Sale
  • Dual Diagnosis: The Chicken & Egg Phenomena of Mental Health & Addiction
  • The Transformative Power of Mindfulness, Meditation and Flow
  • Pre-Baby Couples Counseling: How to Address Early Parenthood Challenges
  • Innovative Tools for Developing Self-Love and Support Practices 
  • Effective Communication and Conflict Resolution: How to Deal with Difficult People
  • Promoting Happiness & Mental Health
  • Mental Health & School Counselor Collaboration
  • How to Prevent Professional Burnout

A Proven History of Successful Presentations

Joyce infuses each presentation with a sense of humor and a positive attitude. This tried and tested approach, combined with more than two decades of experience in the field of psychotherapy, have helped drive Joyce’s reputation as a talented and sought-after behavioral healthcare speaker, for organizations including:

  • American Counseling Association
  • Alabama Counseling Association
  • Iowa Counseling Association
  • Nebraska Counseling Association
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital: Harborview Center
  • Illinois Counseling Association 
  • Maine Counseling Association 
  • Michigan Counseling Association 
  • North Dakota Counseling Association 
  • Credible Behavioral Healthcare Software 
  • Women’s Association for Addiction Treatment 
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness 
  • Northern Illinois Employee Assistance Professionals Association
  • Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association 
  • TherapySites
  • Insight Behavioral Health/Eating Recovery Center
  • PsychCentral

Joyce has also had the honor of presenting at a handful of universities including Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University, The Family Institute at Northwestern University, College of Dupage, Lewis University, Argosy University, Northern Illinois University, and Adler University. Her work as a behavioral healthcare speaker has also extended to eldercare organizations.

“Joyce spoke for our local chapter of the Lewis and Clark Illinois Counseling Association, she is an inspirational speaker, and an amazing leader. Many counselors walked away from her talk with clarity and focus. Thank you, Joyce, for your pearls of wisdom.”

Sarah Mossa, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor 

Speaking Inquiries

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