Royce Jones is a native of Lansing, MI and father of two beautiful daughters (Gabrielle & Madison). Royce served 14 years in the US Navy, has a BS in Business Management and an MBA. He frequently mentors’ students and faculty at local high schools and advocates for his community. Nedra Cannon and Associates is happy to have Royce join us to provide Life Coaching to adolescents and adults as well as co-facilitate DBT informed skills group to African American adolescent males.
He is a long-standing board member with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). It was in serving his country, and local community that Royce found his calling in helping individuals discover the importance of maintaining their mental wellness. His slogan, “Your mental health is your wealth” is geared to educate the community in topics concerning mental health while removing the stigma. Royce communicates his message through a series of posts titled Mental Wealth 101: where he educates his audience on topics on mental health. Royce is currently finishing his Master’s Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. He educates youth on social and emotional intelligence and is an advocate for promoting mental health within the community. He gives mental health and motivational talks on a monthly basis to students and staff at Michigan Works for the GED program. His message of hope for the world is “Our Futures Power Is in Our Present Youth,” and “You repeat what you don’t repair!” Royce understands that without God in his life nothing he does would be possible.