Paul Jaquith bio

Paul Jaquith bio

Paul Jaquith is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Addictions Professional with over 35 years of experience in the field of Social Work.  He graduated with his MSW from the Hunter College School of Social Work in New York City.   He is an experienced clinical professional who has provided services to adults and children dealing with the challenges of Mental Illness and Substance Abuse. 

 

He was appointed as the President/CEO of the Mental Health Association of Southeast Florida now Mental Health America of Southeast Florida in September 2012.  Mental Health America is an organization that has been in existence for 63 years.  In his role, he takes great pride in being the voice of individuals who have dealt with effects of mental illness.  His role is to educate the public about the stigma associated with mental illness and to ensure the message that good mental health is a goal for everyone.