Tag Archives: Mental Health

Devereux Georgia Housekeeper Lorie Nazian is Today’s Honoree

Devereux Georgia’s housekeeping department plays  a crucial role in maintaining a positive environment at our center. Cleaning is a labor intensive job that does not come with the accolades of other disciplines within the treatment setting. Lorie Nazian works  behind … Continue reading

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Devereux Connecticut Direct Support Professional Karly Black is Today’s Honoree

Karly Black embodies all that Devereux Connecticut – The Glenholme School’s mission strives to achieve. Karly helped develop and expand the transition program to provide valuable and necessary learning opportunities for a population new to our care. Karly has provided … Continue reading

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Mental Health Advocate and Author Achea Redd is Today’s Honoree

In early 2016, Achea Redd was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. After hiding her condition out of fear and shame, Achea quickly realized it was only getting worse, affecting her physically to the point of a nervous breakdown. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Angel Faces Founder Lesia Cartelli is Today’s Honoree

We live in a society of selfies and status postings; how you look can dramatically affect your self-esteem more than ever before. But add to that being mauled by a raccoon, or left for dead in a horrific house fire, … Continue reading

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Devereux Georgia Advisory Board Chair Hank Booth is Today’s Honoree

As a young boy growing up in the 1960s and ‘70s in Nashville, Tenn., Hank Booth struggled emotionally and socially, while searching for answers to questions such as: Who am I and what is my purpose in life? When Booth … Continue reading

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Windpact Chief Executive Officer Shawn Springs is Today’s Honoree

Former All-Pro NFL cornerback, Shawn Springs is the CEO and FOUNDER of Windpact, Inc.. Windpact’s patented “Crash Cloud” technology was born out of a desire to minimize sports-related concussive head trauma. Shawn was inspired to launch the company after observing the performance of his … Continue reading

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Author Amy Mangan is Today’s Honoree

Sitting in her parked car in front of the lake, Amy Mangan watched as the sun sank and the water rippled, as if it were waving to invite her in. All she needed to do was put her car into … Continue reading

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