DeafLEAD offers free mental health services to Deaf, hard of hearing, DeafBlind and late-deafened victims and their families. It is not uncommon for individuals that have been victims of crime to experience emotional distress or to experience the following problems:
Symptoms of depression
Feelings of low self-worth
Anger management problems
Issues with sleeping
DeafLEAD provides a safe, therapeutic environment that is culturally and linguistically appropriate for Deaf, hard of hearing, late-deafened and DeafBlind individuals to explore the issues they’ve been managing and set goals to help foster the changes needed to improve the quality of their lives.