James Benton, Ph.D., is the director of psychology training and manager of the Healthcare Professionals Program at Brattleboro Retreat.
Mental health crises are at an all-time high as a result of the pandemic and because of that, a new conundrum presented itself – what do you do when healthcare providers are in need of the same services and treatment plans they themselves typically provide?
Brattleboro Retreat is a mental health focused center working to address this challenge through its Healthcare Professionals Program, which was formed last year. The program offers specialized treatment in group therapy format and recovery programs for those who need help, caregivers caring for other caregivers struggling with depression, anxiety, stress, and substance abuse disorders including addiction which is on the rise in the healthcare professionals sector.
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