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Third Annual Mental Health Wellness and Recovery in the Workplace Summit

May 21 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

Former Ben & Jerry’s COO to keynote Seacoast Chamber Alliance Mental Health Summit

The Third Annual Mental Health, Wellness and Recovery in the Workplace Summit, underwritten by Wentworth-Douglass Hospital and sponsored by Kennebunk Savings, will take place Tuesday, May 21, at the Cochecho Country Club in Dover from 8 to 10:30 a.m.

Keynote speaker Mickey Wiles is the founder and chief executive officer of Vermont-based Working Fields, a mission-driven staffing agency that helps individuals overcome barriers to employment and build stable futures. Mickey has had a long career in the private-sector business community where he held various leaderships roles including a stint as chief operating officer at Ben & Jerry’s. He is in long-term recovery and was provided a second chance after spending time in federal prison. For the last 19 years, Mickey has worked to help others seeking a second chance after living with substance use disorder and/or having experience with justice involvement.

The Mental Health, Wellness and Recovery in the Workplace Summit is designed to help employers explore stigma around mental health and substance use disorder in the workplace. Topics include how to recognize potential mental health or substance use issues, how to provide a safe environment for employees to seek help, and resources available for employers.

Register at dovernh.org/wellness


May 21
8:00 am - 10:30 am


Seacoast Chamber Alliance


Cocheco Country Club, Dover, NH
145 Gulf Road
Dover, NH 03820 United States
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