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Beverly

Certified Peer Supporter

Accepting New Connections

I look forward to meeting and working with you. As a peer, I walk alongside you in a path that we share. I know that there is a light at the end of the tunnel.

Willing to help others find local resources
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About Beverly

Biography

Bev Young Reed has been supporting families for over 25 years through life's challenges. Bev is a Certified Peer Counselor, Certified WRAP Co-Facilitator, birth-death Doula, Parent Education, Court Visit Supervisor, and Reiki Master. She has served as a board member for various not-for-profit organizations that support families in the various stages of life. Bev created "Walking with Grief" and "Authentically YOU" and presents them at Peer Conferences throughout the USA. Bev has recently started to support those who have encountered gun violence. Bev witnessed a restraining order being broke when the man shot and killed his wife in the parking lot of a mall. A few years later she waited to hear if her son was going to get out of a mall alive while an active shooter was inside. She and her son have struggled to feel safe again.

Specialities

Recovery Story

I have struggled with mental health issues and alcoholism since Jr high school. I can honestly say that I have learned to embrace my mental health and to say no to drinking.

My Motivation To Help

In my challenging life, I found that I could help others if I shared my own walk. So I chose to share my story in hopes to help others who are walking lives challenging path.

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