Joyce Marter

Psychotherapist, Consultant & Entrepreneur

Joyce Marter is a licensed psychotherapist with 25 years of experience and entrepreneur who founded and successfully sold Urban Balance, a national outpatient mental health company in the U.S. Marter is an adjunct professor at Northwestern University, an international speaker, blogger for Psychology Today, and a mental health thought leader specializing in the psychology of money.

Joyce Marter is routinely consulted as a mental health expert in the media, featured in such outlets as U.S. News & World Report, The Wall Street Journal, CNN and MTV. Her book, The Financial Mindset Fix: A Mental Fitness Program for an Abundant Life, was published by Sounds True in July of 2021 and has been featured in Business Insider, MoneyGeek, US Weekly, Thrive Global, Forbes, and more.

Education Session

10:45 am – 11:45 am

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

How to Promote Positive Mental Health & Resilience During Challenging Times

In this dynamic and engaging presentation, Joyce Marter shares practical tips and strategies to prioritize mental health and wellbeing and recover from burnout during times of chronic stress and uncertainty. Participants receive practical tools and strategies from cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness to promote mental wellness, work/life balance, emotional intelligence, and resilience. Attendees leave this workshop feeling refreshed and inspired to practice good self-care and access support to be happier and more effective at home and work.

The Richard B. Russell Leadership Series (through the School Nutrition Foundation) was established in 2010 by Georgia SNA in memory of Senator Richard B. Russell, author of the National School Lunch Act of 1946. The Leadership Series also honors three SNA past presidents from the state of Georgia: Josephine Martin, Mary Nix, and Nancy Rice.
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