TV Segments

Sweetser and ABC’s WMTW Channel 8 are joining forces to reduce stigma around seeking mental health treatment and educating the public around available resources.

Sweetser President & CEO Jayne Van Bramer discusses the youth mental health crisis.

Sweetser Medical Director Dr. Marc Kaplan talks about the challenges and resources available in Maine when it comes to suicide.

Sweetser Medical Director Dr. Marc Kaplan discusses why suicide rates are rising and the importance of securing guns to protect children.

Lindsay Susi, Clinical Director for Sweetser’s New England Eating Disorders Program, joined WMTW to talk about eating disorders and explains why they are a form of mental illness.

Lindsay Susi, Clinical Director for Sweetser’s New England Eating Disorders Program, spoke with Meghan Torjussen at WMTW about ways to support friends and loved ones struggling this holiday season.

Sweetser’s Director of Recovery Services, Michael Tausek, discusses the Peer Support Line, a Sweetser managed mental health resource in Maine.

Sweetser’s Training Specialist, Steve Nesky, shares information on free mental health training for the public through Sweetser.

Michael Maudlin, Sweetser’s new Mental Health Liaison discusses Sweetser’s new partnership with law enforcement agencies throughout midcoast Maine to provide liaison work, including de-escalation resources and mental health support to those most in need.

Justin Chenette, Sweetser’s Senior Director of Public Relations & Advancement, highlights the impact year-end donations have on Sweetser’s ability to provide mental health services to Mainers in need.

Sweetser Medical Director Dr. Marc Kaplan discusses holiday depression and coping strategies.

Sweetser President & CEO Jayne Van Bramer talks about the importance of school-based therapy services and our efforts with the legislature to create an incentive for more schools to contract with providers like Sweetser.

Sweetser’s Senior Director of Public Relations & Advancement Justin Chenette discusses ways of making mental health a priority for us this year.

Hannah Schlotterbeck, a Sweetser School-based Clinician who is based in two schools in Brunswick and Harpswell, appeared WMTW Channel 8’s Mental Health Moment to discuss the importance of our school-based program.

Sweetser’s Senior Director of Public Relations & Advancement Justin Chenette breaks down the benefits of having a pet.