Timothy L. Mercer

The recipient of a Distinguished Humanitarian Award this year for his extensive work over the last four decades, Timothy Mercer is a nationally recognized social worker based in Dayton, Ohio. Now working with Access Hospital, he demonstrates prominence as a treatment and recovery aid for patients with a range of mental illnesses. “I entered my profession because I wanted to help patients achieve their potential … Continue reading Timothy L. Mercer

Stefan Andrejicka, MD, HBFA, MFA

An award-winning physician, Dr. Stefan Andrejicka has been providing psychiatric services to adults and children facing mental health issues for the last 20 years. A specialist in depression, anxiety, panic disorders and suicide prevention, he uses a variety of treatments to help his patients achieve optimal mental health. “The needs of every patient [are] different, so it is important to develop individualized care plans that … Continue reading Stefan Andrejicka, MD, HBFA, MFA

Sheldon Braaten, Ph.D.

The recent recipient of a Distinguished Humanitarian Award, Dr. Sheldon Braaten has committed the last 45 years to helping children become the best version of themselves. A recognized leader in behavioral psychology in Little Canada, Minn., he utilizes research-based learning theories to help other professionals serving troubled children to help them to modify their behavior, to treat anxiety disorders, depression, substance abuse and mental illness. … Continue reading Sheldon Braaten, Ph.D.