2019 Presenters

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Halperin, Dawn
Halperin, Dawn
Session #49

Dawn Halperin is a strengths-based psychotherapist in Albuquerque, NM. Dawn has worked as a clinician and director for several agencies serving different populations for the past 15 years and has also been in private practice for over 10 and specializes in trauma. Dawn is also currently with the University of New Mexico working with the EARLY Clinic, First Episode Program. The clinic provides extensive services to individuals who have experienced a first episode of psychosis within the past 12 months as well as their natural supports. Dawn has extensive knowledge in conducting outreach and education and provides assessment, counseling, psycho education and collaboration with community members and resources Dawn is looking forward to having a collaborative discussion with attendees and drawing on the experience of everyone present as we look at “active recovery”, “support” and “self-care” for individuals experiencing symptoms, caregivers, loved ones, and the mental health system at large.