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Walker’s Legacy is pleased to host Breaking the Stigma: A Mental Health Digital Summit.
While 1 in 5 people will experience a mental illness during their lifetime, everyone faces challenges in life that can impact their mental health. Breaking the Stigma: A Mental Health Digital Summit aims to bring awareness, teach coping mechanisms, and provide useful tools through engaging conversation from various Mental Health professionals.
Featured speakers and health experts include:
Shanti Das Entertainment Industry Vet and Founder of Silence the Shame, Incorporated:
Shanti Das is an entertainment industry veteran and the Founder of Silence the Shame, Inc a non-profit organization with the goal to empower and educate communities on mental health and wellness. In 2019, Silence the Shame, Incorporated was awarded one of five awards by the American Psychiatric Association Foundation for advancing minority mental health. Das worked in the entertainment business for over 25 years. Her music industry career included positions at Capitol Records, LaFace Records, Columbia Records, Sony Urban Music, and Universal Motown.
Lequita Brooks, MSW, Founder & CEO of TherapyTopia
Lequita Brooks, MSW, is the Founder & CEO of TherapyTopia a social enterprise specializing in Workplace Mental Wellness Solutions and innovator of Outplacement Mental Wellness Services, a fusion of Outplacement Services and Employee Assistance Programs (EAP). Brooks has extensive experience working with Employee Assistance Programs, hospice care, and the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care for Homeless Veterans Program.
Tiffney Davidson-Parker, MSW, LMSW, Founder & CEO of Universal Therapeutic Services, LLC
Tiffany Davidson-Parker, MSW, LMSW, is the Founder & owner of Universal Therapeutic Services, based in South Carolina. She is a licensed psychotherapist and has successfully organized, led, and managed community-based social service programs in the District of Columbia and South Carolina. Davidson-Parker is also a two-time recipient of the James E. White, Minority Business Accelerator Grant through the Carlo and Nika White Foundation
Erica Lewis, Founder & CEO of Erica Lewis Mind, Body + Soul
Erica Lewis is the founder & CEO of Erica Lewis Mind, Body, + Soul, an integrative nutrition health practice that specializes in mindfulness and holistic lifestyle education. Lewis received her training as a health coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition’s cutting-edge Health Coach Training Program where she studied under Dr. Andrew Weil, Director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, Dr. David Katz, Director of Yale University’s Prevention Research Center and other top health and wellness experts.
Shameka Argo, LPCS, Founder & CEO of Points of Origin, LLC
Shameka Argo, LPCS, is the Founder & CEO of Points of Origin, LLC a private mental health practice in Greenville, South Carolina. Argo, who is also a licensure supervisor, offers a monthly parenting group and the newly launched Facebook group, “United to Survive Parenting: Survival is a MUST that encourages members to join together in support to encourage and facilitate a positive parent-child bond.”
Breaking the Stigma: A Mental Health Digital Summit will be held on May 29th from 10 am to 3 pm EST