Elite DNA Behavioral Health, a comprehensive behavioral and mental healthcare provider, recently held a back-to-school supply drive that collected 4,200 items of school supplies to help area students prepare for the new school year. .
The month-long collection was held at Elite DNA’s more than 20 offices across the state and brought together an array of classroom essentials, including notebooks, college and broad-lined paper. , pocket folders, binders, pens, #2 and colored pencils, pink erasers, highlighters, pencil boxes, student scissors, glue sticks, wired headphones, disinfectant wipes and more. The campaign benefited students at schools in Broward, Charlotte, Clay, Collier, Duval, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lee, Leon, Palm Beach, Polk, Sarasota and Seminole.
“Buying school supplies can be a costly expense for families, especially as they are already dealing with rising food and gas prices, which can lead to more stress and anxiety for families and students”, said Elizabeth Dosoretz, LCSW, Founder and CEO of Elite DNA Behavioral Health. “We are grateful to everyone who has helped help local students start the school year off on the right foot with the resources they need to be successful this school year.”
Elite DNA Behavioral Health was founded in 2013 by Elizabeth Dosoretz, a licensed clinical social worker and mother of three, with the goal of providing accessible and affordable mental health care to everyone. Elite DNA provides in-person and virtual behavioral health services to children, teens, and adults in more than 20 locations across Florida. Services include psychiatry, psychology, medication management, addiction treatment, TMS therapy for depression, occupational therapy, speech therapy, applied behavior analysis, and targeted case management services. For more information, visit EliteDNA.com.