Location: Scarritt Bennett Center 2nd Floor, Bennett Hall 1008 19th Ave. South Nashville, TN 37212 Click HERE for directions and parking.
Program Description: Many Americans identify work as a primary contributor to personal stress. Psychotherapists are well-positioned to assist people in developing healthier behaviors both at work and outside of work which can reduce the negative effects of work-related stress and build a meaningful and purpose-driven work life. Join us as we discuss effective intervention strategies from a biopsychosocial stance to assist clients in this central area of their lives.
Bio: Jay is a passionate Counselor and Educator who has been in the field of human behavior and development for more than 15 years. He is a partner with Brentwood Counseling Associates, located in Maryland Farms, where he works with adults and older adolescents in addressing a range of clinical issues, with focuses on anxiety and men’s issues. Prior to his clinical career, Jay spent nine years in the field of organizational leadership where he worked with everything from fifth-grade school groups to corporate C-suite teams on group dynamics, communication skills, leadership, and organizational culture. Jay is an adjunct instructor at Vanderbilt University where he teaches courses in the clinical mental health counseling Master’s program, a past co-chair of the NPI board and the current president of the TN Assoc. for Counselor Education and Supervision. He holds master’s degrees in “clinical mental health counseling” and “organizational leadership,” and is currently a second-year Ph.D. student in “counselor education and supervision.”