Next EAPA - Chesapeake Meeting 


Thursday, September 5, 2019 

8:45 am to 12:00 pm

 

Topic: Mental Health in the Workplace


Presenter: Jack Sodak, LPC, MS, CAADC, CCS 

Executive Director of Synergy Health Programs 

Retreat Behavioral Health


Learning Objectives:


Participants will learn:


  • SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MENTAL HEALTH DIAGNOSES

  • SYMPTOMS IN THE WORKPLACE

  • COMMON COPING SKILLS FOR THE INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY IN RECOVERY

  • HELPFUL RESPONSES FOR THE EMPLOYER

  • HELPFUL RESPONSES FOR THE FAMILY

Location:

7272 Park Circle Drive, Room 150

Hanover, MD 21076

(See Home Page for directions)



Cost:

Free for members

$25 for non-members



Presenter Bio:


Jack is the Executive Director of Synergy Health Programs for Retreat Behavioral Health. He has also served as Director of Outpatient Programs for Retreat Behavioral Health from September of 2013 until June 2019. With 30 years of experience implementing traditional and specialty programs as well as providing direct care to individuals and families, Jack has served in a multitude of roles in the behavioral healthcare industry. He is a licensed professional counselor, certified addiction counselor, and certified clinical supervisor.  He has worked with specific populations such as impaired professionals, adolescents, young adults, co-occurring disorders, couples and families. He has had a private practice, consulted with local schools and county probation departments, served on student assistance teams, provides public speaking and trainings for other substance abuse professionals, and has trained many addictions professionals in the field over his career. Lastly, Sodak has established a growing outpatient facility for Retreat Behavioral Health that provides partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient and outpatient treatment for individuals and families affected by substance abuse and mental health disorders.