“Speak up For tHOSE THAT CANNOT SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES” -pROVERBS 31:8

“Speak up For tHOSE THAT CANNOT SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES” -pROVERBS 31:8

mission: To change the world’s view on Mental Health, Self-care and MENTAL WELLNESS

Uphold 31:8, LLC is a consulting agency THAT FOCUSES ON THE MENTAL WELL-BEING OF EMPLOYEES AND THEIR WORKPLACE. wE ALSO LOOK TO EDUCATE THE WORLD ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH VIA EDUCATION, TRAININGS, ADVOCACY, PANEL DISCUSSIONS, WORK-GROUPS, COMMITTEES AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS.

TARGET MARKET:

  • sMALL BUSINESSES

  • MID TO LARGE BUSINESSES

  • CORPORATIONS

  • SERVICE RELATED INDUSTRIES

  • NON-PROFITS

  • COMMUNITY GROUPS/ORGANIZATIONS

  • CHURCHES

  • MILLENNIAL pROFESSIONALS

  • LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

  • SCHOOL SYSTEMS

 
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Gary T. Taylor, MSW

Owner, Facilitator, Chief Consultant

uPHOLD 31:8, llc is owned BY gARY t. Taylor, MSW, sUpervisee in Social Work, published author and local Caroline County Heroes Award recipient of 2019. gary holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University and Master’s Degree in Social Work from George Mason University.

Gary has over eight years experience in the field of Mental Health including:

  • psychiatric inpatient hospitals (Adults, children, teenagers)

  • Non-profit (Prevention:cHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT)

  • incarcerated fathers

  • sTATE AND Local Government

  • mental/BEHAVIORAL health policy and advocacy

  • community organizing (sTOP THE VIOLENCE MOVEMENT, U.i.e.)

  • crisis therapy (Adults, Children, Teenagers)

  • school System (School Mental Health)

  • Substance abuse (Outpatient and CSB)

  • Suicide prevention

gary has facilitated groups and workshops on Mental Health, Anxiety/Stress, Suicide prevention and more in a variety of settings. He has the ability to assess and create solutions of out of complex situations. He is the author of “You Good Fam? An Analysis of Mental Health in the Black community and “Mental Health keys” A guide to manage your mental health. Gary has sat on panels in front of hundreds, speaking about the importance of Mental Health while also speaking on expanding good sound mental health policies to promote mental wellness. His passion for Mental Health guides what Uphold is all about.

*We DO NOT provide any clinical services..for now*.