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David Lawrence Centers Welcomes New Board Leadership, Launches New President’s Cabinet to Support Expansion
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has welcomed... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Launches “Hope for Collier” Initiative to Address Mental Health Crisis: $10 million Leadership Gift from the Bill and Julia Van Domelen Foundation
Naples, Fla. – From its inception in 1968, David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC) has been providing life-changing and life-saving programs and services for adults and children with... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Expands Advancement Team with Addition of Accomplished Fundraiser Marcy Friedland
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health treatment center serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Expands its Holistic Wellness Services, Extends Healing to Children & Adult Clients
Naples, Fl – When children and adults enter treatment at David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health treatment... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Expands Advancement Team to Meet the Increased Demand for Behavioral Health Services in SWFL
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health treatment center serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Welcomes Two New Members to the DLC Advocates Board of Directors
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Promotes Jessica Liria to Prevention and Education Manager
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health treatment center serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
Brooke Shields to Appear at the Annual Sound Minds® Celebration to Raise Critical “Access to Care” Funding for DLC
Naples, Fl – As the demand for mental health and substance use services continues to skyrocket in Collier County, David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), the county’s only... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Receives Several Philanthropic Gifts to Help Meet the Growing Demand for Services
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has received... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Appoints Elizabeth Martinez to Chief Financial Officer
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
Collier’s Reserve Country Club Women’s Club Raises $183,000 to Expand Children’s Crisis Services at David Lawrence Centers
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Appoints Kimberly Dye as Vice President of Advancement
Naples, FL – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
Tickets on Sale for the DLC Advocates 10th Annual Sunset Cruise for Mental Health to benefit David Lawrence Centers
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Offers Variety of Educational Opportunities in Honor of Mental Health Awareness Month in May
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will host a... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Receives $10,000 Transportation Grant from Trinity-by-the-Cove Episcopal Church
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
FGCU Fraternity Expands Partnership with DLC to Support Mental Health Awareness and Advocacy
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers to Host Youth Suicide Prevention Talk with Suicide Attempt Survivor; Emma Benoit
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
Goldie Hawn to Headline DLC Sound Minds™ 55th Anniversary Celebration
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will host... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Kicks off Fundraising Season with Client Art Show – Artful Healing
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will host... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Launches New Mind Your Mind Speaker Series with Workplace Wellness Talk
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has launched... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Announces Initiative to Bring State of the Art Research and Treatments for Neurocognitive Disorders to Southwest Florida
Naples, Florida - Scott Burgess, President and CEO of David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), on behalf of the DLC Board of Directors, announced today that DLC is exploring an initiative... Read MoreRead More About This News
Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Awards David Lawrence Centers a $250,000 Grant
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
Registration Now Open for Chip in for DLC Golf Tournament Set for October
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will host... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Advocates Bring Back Popular Sunset Cruise for Mental Health to benefit David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health Names Mary Ann Guerra Named Chief Clinical Officer
Naples, FL – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC to Honor Three at First-Ever Mind Your Mind Community Day Andy Solis, DeAngelis Diamond and Naples Children & Education Foundation to Receive Awards
Naples, Fl – In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Welcomes Marilyn Varcoe, PhD, and Jorge Aguilera to Board of Directors
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
Home Base Florida & DLC Announce New Mental Health Services for Veterans and Families Impacted by the Invisible Wounds of War
There are more than 1.5 million Veterans in Florida representing the third largest Veteran population in the United States. It is estimated that 1 in 3 Veterans returns home with an invisible wound.... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Receives Scripps Howard Foundation Community Fund Grant
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Launches Intervention Program for Early Psychosis
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has began... Read MoreRead More About This News
David Lawrence Centers Encourages Community Wellbeing in 2022 with Mind Your Mind Initiative
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, is inviting... Read MoreRead More About This News
Behavioral Health Technology Expert and Youth Entrepreneur Solomé Tibebu to Headline DLC Sound Minds™
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will host... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Welcomes Maxim Chasanov, MD, as New Adult Medical Director
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has welcomed... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Receives Collier Comes Together Grant from Community Foundation of Collier County
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health treatment center serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
Foglia Family Foundation Continues to Invest in Greatest Needs at DLC
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has received... Read MoreRead More About This News
Collier County Board of Commissioners Approve Grant to Provide Medication-Assisted Treatment in the County Jail
Naples, FL – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Now an Approved Site for Federal Student Loan Debt Relief Programs
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has been... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Peer Recovery Coach Jake Ponsky Earns Recovery Peer Specialist Certification
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced... Read MoreRead More About This News
Clark Family Foundation Grant Expands DLC’s Children’s Community Mental Health, Prevention and Education Services
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Awards DLC $250,000 Grant to Expand Mental Health Access, Care Coordination and Wellness Services
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
Shy Wolf Sanctuary Healing Hearts Program Offers Pet Therapy to Residents in DLC Crossroads
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
Mental Health Awareness Month; A matter of life and death, compounded by COVID-19
-By DLC CEO Scott Burgess The demand for mental health services has never been higher in Florida, as more people than ever are living with mental health trauma. Since the pandemic began, 22 of... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Receives Grant for Veterans Services Program from Naples Woman’s Club
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received at... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Receives Communications and Crisis Response Grants from Community Foundation of Collier County Your Passion. Your Collier. Campaign
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health treatment center serving children, adults and families, has... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Now Provides Cognitive Processing Therapy for Local Veterans in Partnership with Home Base SWFL
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will expand... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Receives Grant from Truist for Hope Home Recovery Residence
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC and Wounded Warriors of Collier County Provide Veterans Increased Access to Behavioral Health Services
Naples, Fl – Through a new collaboration with Wounded Warriors of Collier County (WWCC), David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Names Nursing Supervisor Tammy Seyler as 2020 Employee of Year
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, has named... Read MoreRead More About This News
Actor, Director and Mental Health Advocate Sean Astin to Headline DLC’s Virtual Sound Minds™ Fundraiser in March
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, will host... Read MoreRead More About This News
DLC Received a $5,000 Grant from Bank of America For Hope Home
Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, received a... Read MoreRead More About This News
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