Community Education Series: The Four Pillars of Recovery
Learn how to conceptualize addiction and recovery in a straightforward and meaningful way, learn how to better engage and support the recovery process of yourself and loved ones.
Brian Valasek, LPCC-S, LICDC
Brian loves helping people see and work toward their full capacity for growth. His mission is to eradicate the stigma and shame people with addictions experience, on an individual basis, community-wide and within the addiction and mental health treatment professions.
Brian has 15 years of experience in the mental health field, in psychiatric rehabilitation, community health, community behavioral health, and in private practice. He has been serving as the Clinical Director of Restoring Hope Counseling and Coaching in Cincinnati, Ohio for the past 5 years. Brian is a counselor, trainer, and speaker who is passionate about addiction recovery and relapse prevention.
Advocate for Mental Health & Addiction; Host of Stigmatized, Behavioral Health Podcast.
Plagued by head injuries as a child, Trevor has spent his entire life working to understand and overcome the challenges that come with mental health and addiction. After spending 15 years in a family business, he has become a behavioral health advocate. His passion is helping individuals, families and the public-at-large to better understand the world of behavioral health. Through his podcast and advocacy work, his goal is to spread awareness and education around this important topic.
Time: 2PM - 3PM