Center for Family Life & Recovery Holding Mental Illness Awareness Workshop

The Center for Family Life and Recovery (CFLR) will be conducting an introductory Workshop “Understanding Mental Health” on Saturday, June 10th from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM at Utica church of Christ, 1330 Herkimer Road, Utica, NY. The Workshop will equip attendees with the knowledge and skills to help create mentally-well communities. Information to be covered includes:

  • Mental health disorder signs and symptoms
  • Trauma-informed care
  • Substance use disorders
  • Suicide prevention
  • How to become an advocate

“Removing the sigma of Mental Illness starts with knowledge and understanding”, said Cassandra Sheets, Chief Executive Officer of CFLR. “This Workshop will assist people to gain awareness of mental wellness and provide them with guidance and direction.”

This Workshop is offered free of charge.  All community leaders and interested people are encouraged to attend. For more information call 315-733-1709.

Center for Family Life and Recovery, Inc. is proud to be a leader in creating a world where people have the power to achieve and celebrate recovery. CFLR supports individuals and families struggling with addiction, mental health, and behavioral issues by inspiring hope, providing help, promoting wellness, and transforming lives.

Posted by Cassandra Sheets