BCPWN First Friday Virtual Luncheon: Panel Discussion on
Mental Health in Life & Work
**New Date & Time -- May 19th, 7pm**
May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. BCPWN is pleased to present a panel of BCPWN Members and Associates from health, finance, wellness and nutrition sectors for a robust discussion on how different aspects of life are affected by our mental health. Panelists will provide inspiration and empowerment, tips, and will answer questions.
This event is being held virtually via Zoom -- be sure to register ahead of time so that you don't miss the reminder email with link and credentials (sent 24 hours prior to event date)
Meet the Panelists:
Loren Gelberg-Goff, LCSW -- Psychotherapist
Loren Gelberg-Goff, LCSW is a psychotherapist, author and speaker, and has become well known for creating the powerful, life-changing program for caregivers: “Take Back Your Life: The Art of Self-Care”. (not just for caregivers anymore...) Loren helps individuals learn new life skills so that they are able to live free of chronic, daily anxiety and overwhelm without having to constantly feel guilty, angry &/or resentful. Her most recent book, written for especially for caregivers, Take Back Your Life: The Caregivers’ Guide to Finding Freedom in the Midst of Overwhelm, teaches readers how to take as good care of themselves as they do of those they love.
Ellen Levine, LMT -- Perfectly Kneaded
Ellen Levine, LMT is the owner of Perfectly Kneaded Bodywork Studio & Spa in Glen Rock, N.J. Since starting her business in September of 2014, Ellen has created a warm, cozy three-room suite where clients are treated to a nurturing, rejuvenating, and healing experience in an oasis of calm and quiet.
Perfectly Kneaded specializes in customized bodywork and specialty services in a friendly, down-to-earth atmosphere. Ellen and her team of experienced practitioners believe that all massages and treatments should be therapeutic, as well as relaxing. They focus on each client’s comfort and unique health and wellness needs, creating highly personalized treatments including individual and couples’ massages, Reiki, facials, eyelash extensions, and more.
Whether clients are seeking relief from stress or chronic pain, recovering from an injury, looking to improve athletic performance or want to give their skin a healthy glow – Perfectly Kneaded has the “perfect” treatment.
Susan Noyes-Taylor, CHC CEPC -- Integrative Nutrition and Eating Psychology Coach
Susan specializes in Mind-Body Nutrition, a marriage of the best practices for holistically optimizing your mental and physical wellness so you can live a life full of positivity, vitality, and performance --- to live young no matter what your age.
Hormonal & digestive dis-ease, emotional eating, overwhelm, brain fog, and fatigue are simply messengers for underlying issues. Like a compassionate Sherlock Holmes, Susan guides her clients step by step in finding solutions for lasting change.
Susan has been in private practice since 2010. Susan is an affiliate of Amare Global, The Mental Wellness Company ® supporting mental fitness through targeted gut-brain-axis nutraceuticals. In addition to her nutrition expertise, she is certified as an Eating Disorder Recovery Coach and holds a B.S. in Psychology from St. Lawrence University and an M.B.A. from NYU.
Miri Upton, CRPC CRPS -- Financial Advisor
Miri is a dedicated Financial Adviser, working with individuals, families, and business owners to organize and simplify their financial lives. With a focus on education and empowerment, she is passionate about providing tools to help fulfill their hopes and dreams.
Whether your goals are to save for retirement, education, estate planning strategies, or risk protection, she can customize a strategy for your specific needs.
She has enjoyed taking on new challenges and responsibilities throughout her career, including positions with Wells Fargo Advisors, Smith Barney and PNC Investments. She currently holds Series 7 & 66 Registrations, Life, Health & Accident Insurance Licenses and has received the CRPC® and CRPS® designations.
A native of Bergen County, NJ, she lives in Mahwah with her husband and daughter and serve as a Director of the Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce. She is also passionate about supporting our community, and volunteer with several local non-profits. Please visit her website at www.SynergiaFinancialGroup.com for more information about her services and full disclosures.