The Weight of Trauma: Obesity, Eating Disorders, and Depression In Black Mothers and Daughters
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM Wed
Dr. Lakeia Jones was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is a woman of God, mother, and wife, Entrepreneur, licensed psychotherapist, licensed clinical substance abuse counselor, and supervisor within various areas of mental health and substance abuse as well as an author, investor, trainer, professor, speaker, mentor, friend, sister, and advocate. She has an extensive educational history and experience in the field of mental health, counseling, substance abuse, psychology, social work, and human services. Dr. Lakeia Jones is the President, Founder, and Chief Executive Officer of AMRI Counseling Services. AMRI Counseling Services provides quality mental health counseling, substance abuse treatment, and family support services to children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families.
Dr. Lakeia Jones continuously generates overwhelmingly positive momentum with the U R It movement, in the areas of mental health, mental wellness, substance abuse, family support, and business. Her determination for business, mental health, and substance abuse drive new innovations and motivation to help others reach their highest potential emotionally, mentally, financially, and spiritually. Dr. Jones has a great spirit of love, entrepreneurship, growth, and optimism for the future.