A Conversation with Michael Blanche
Tuesday, March 16 at 7 p.m.
On Tuesday, March 16, the Upper School will host our annual talk with Michael Blanche, Co-Founder of Therapeutic Alliance. Dr. Blanche is a licensed clinical social worker with over twenty years of experience providing direct clinical treatment for those who are dually diagnosed with addiction and other psychological issues. Michael has worked in all levels of care in the treatment of addiction and mental health. Michael has extensive expertise in establishing and supervising residential and outpatient programs throughout the Philadelphia Metropolitan area and is a leading expert in the field of prevention. Michael specializes in middle school and high school prevention talks and staff development with a focus on the impact of technology, process addiction, complex trauma, and young adult substance abuse. This year, he will focus on the COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts on teen mental health and substance abuse.