Doc Robin, a nationally known counselor, will discuss relationships, drugs and life at Frostburg State University on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. in the Lane Center Multi-Use Room. Her talk is free and open to the public.
By sharing her personal struggles and how she transformed them into strength, Doc Robin -- Dr. Robin K. Blake -- explores the root causes of date rape, addictions as diseases and ways to build self-esteem in a positive, interactive style that is both provocative and humorous. She is known for facilitating open discussion on sensitive and sometimes painful issues affecting many of today's college students.
She has been in private practice since 1983 as president of Innerglow Self-Discovery Wellness Center. A graduate of DePaul University and Harrington University, she holds a master's degree in social work and doctorates in clinical psychology and in ministry and divinity.
As a member of the International Association of Counselors and Therapists, Doc Robin is certified in clinical hypnotherapy, stress relaxation, medical massage and chemical dependency counseling. She is also known for her work with disabled and terminally ill patients.
An active volunteer, she is a member of the Red Cross Disaster Team and works with City of Hope, C.A.R.E., UNICEF, the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association, the Center for Disease Control, the National Hospice and AIDS Education Bureau, the National Suicide Prevention Hotline and the AA Al-Anon and Al-Ateen Hotline.
The sponsors for this event are the S.A.F.E. Office and BURG. For information, call the S.A.F.E Office at 301-687-4761.
FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. You may request accommodations through the ADA Compliance Office, 301-687-4102, TDD 301-687-7955.
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Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303