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First Friday Club of Greater Akron - April 2019 - Andrew J. Davis & David M...

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532 West Market Street

Akron, OH 44303

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Join us on April 5 to hear Andrew J. Davis & David Monter speak on: Recovery life! Hope beyond opiate addiction.

Andrew J. Davis, LPCC-S, Clinical Supervisor provides mental health and substance use counseling to individuals and couples. He has over twenty years’ experience in providing compassionate, client centered care informed by the state of the art practice. Emphasizes collaborative client-centered approach in helping people recover from depression, anxiety, addiction and relationship issues. Andy provides has specialty expertise in cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness based approaches, multicultural & LBGT issues, pastoral counseling, and collaboration with psychiatry and medical assisted treatment. He utilizes a strengths-based approach and incorporates physical, mental and spiritual wellness. As Clinical Supervisor he oversees Catholic Charities Behavioral Health programs for mental health and substance use recovery. He supervises and coordinates interns from local university counseling and social work programs. He is presently completing his doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Akron.

David Monter, Support Services Coordinator is the Service Coordinator for the United Way Barberton Hospital Pilot Project and is a leader for recovery support services at Catholic Charities. With both personal and professional experience in addiction, David is a passionate advocate for the recovery community and understands the inherent value of treating everyone with dignity and respect. He currently assists clients with navigating community resources and service providers. He provides training to clinical staff on accessing resources for clients, and trains and supports recovery coaches. He has experience working in AoD treatment and detox, community mental health and vocational rehabilitation. He is a strong supporter of a diverse and inclusive workforce, and a vocal advocate for social justice for everyone. With an undergrad in psychology he is currently completing his Master’s degree in Social Work at the University of Akron.

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