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Mental Health Awareness presentation
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
2nd of 4 identical presentations; see all dates and times below
Download the informational flyer here.
Mental Health Awareness: Ending the Stigma on Campus
One out of five college students is affected by mental illness. It’s a growing problem across college campuses. Having informed and prepared faculty along with students can help keep mental health resources available on campus.
Join GPTC’s own Dr. Laklieshia Izzard, a member of our psychology faculty, at any one of three presentations about ways faculty and students can be more aware of the tools available to foster a culture of acceptance for those who live with mental illness.
Monday, October 14, 2019
Rockdale Career Academy
1064 Culpepper Drive, Room 1409
Conyers, GA 30094
Please park in the lot at the back of the building and enter through the back doors.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
10:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.
GPTC Newton County Campus
16200 Alcovy Road, Building B, Room 119
Covington, GA 30014
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
GPTC DeKalb County Campus
495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Building A, Room 256
Clarkston, GA 30024
Laklieshia Izzard, Ed.D. LPC, ACS, NCC, is the 3rd Founding President for the American Counseling Association of Georgia. Dr. Izzard has over a decade of community mental health counseling experience with diverse populations. She is the owner of Shekinah Counseling providing services in virtual counseling, training, supervision and career consulting. In addition to counseling experience and services, Dr. Izzard is an affiliate professor at Ohio Christian University and an adjunct professor of psychology at Georgia Piedmont Technical College.