Our guest speaker at Rethinking Psychiatry’s March 19th monthly meeting will be Jon Keyes. Jon will talk about reforming our approach to helping people who are going through a mental health crisis. He will critique our current process of inpatient hospitalization and discuss improving and creating positive holistic alternatives.
Jon is a licensed professional counselor (LPC), Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), and certified Health Coach. He works as a holistic mental health therapist in his private practice, Hearthside Healing in Portland, OR. He also works as a therapist at Adventist Medical Center, dealing with individuals at their deepest levels of mental health crises. Jon is a contributing writer for Mad in America, and is very articulate, informed and passionate about rethinking psychiatry.