Monday, February 6, 2023 @ 11:00 am PST
Managing the Aftershock of Crisis & Social Isolation | #MentalHealthMonday
In this presentation, Sarah Benton of Aware Recovery Care will discuss how pandemic-related increases in mental health and addiction concerns have impacted individuals in terms of their physical, behavioral, emotional, cognitive and social wellness. She will guide us to explore the effects of stress as well as the importance of self-care in our recovery journeys and teach us how to navigate our own personal challenges following this unprecedented time.
During this engaging session of #MentalHealthMonday, Sarah will help us to understand:
- Social isolation, physical distance and re-opening stress factors
- Types of stress
- Coping strategies
- Creating balance
Join us LIVE for a Q & A session following the presentation.
ABOUT SARAH BENTON
Sarah Allen Benton, MS, LMHC, LPC, AADC is a licensed mental health counselor and advanced alcohol and drug counselor. She is a clinical outreach manager for SHE RECOVERS Trusted Resource Aware Recovery Care and co-owner of Benton Behavioral Health Consulting, LLC which specializes in clinical and business support services. A therapist and group leader, she has worked in counseling, addictions and eating disorder treatment, and many other mental health jurisdictions. Sarah gives clinical trainings and presentations at schools, colleges, professional conferences, and treatment facilities. She is also the author of “Understanding the High-Functioning Alcoholic” and writes a blog on Psychology Today.com
ABOUT AWARE RECOVERY CARE
Aware Recovery Care provides accessible recovery solutions by delivering innovative addiction services to those in need right where they live. Privacy and anonymity are respected, and dignity is preserved as they provide a full continuum of home-based care including withdrawal management (in-home detox), medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and management, individual therapy, family therapy, and coordinated medical and behavioral healthcare that is discreet and effective.
SHE RECOVERS® Foundation is delighted to have Aware Recovery Care as a SHE RECOVERS Trusted Resource and presenting sponsor of our 2023 signature event, SHE RECOVERS in CHICAGO.
CONNECT WITH SARAH
Healing can happen – right where you are.
Managing the aftershock of crisis and social isolation shouldn’t be done alone.
The mission at Aware Recovery Care is to help people affected by addiction “Recover Where You Live.” At Aware Recovery Care, they transform the home into a treatment center, delivering innovative addiction services to those in need where they live. Aware Recovery Care treats addiction like a chronic illness, and their groundbreaking and evidence-based treatment approach provides comprehensive care from a multidisciplinary team of clinicians led by an Addiction Psychiatrist, a Family Systems Therapist, a Registered Nurse, and two Certified Recovery Advisors. They help their clients learn new skills and daily habits required to maintain abstinence while remaining amongst family and friends in their community, thereby eliminating the often difficult return home from traditional treatment options. Privacy and anonymity are respected, and dignity is preserved as they provide discreet and effective addiction care.