Staav Goldreich-Archila is a freelance writer and SEO marketing consultant for Ascend Healthcare, a youth residential mental health and substance abuse care provider. She focuses on helping destigmatize mental healthcare for young adults and the entire family system, as well as exploring healthy coping mechanisms for a more fulfilling life. Staav also writes for several agencies on a variety of health, fitness, fashion, fine jewelry, and various technical topics. When she's not writing, Staav is traveling the world, backpacking, or training for her next adventure. You might find her hiking sections of the PCT or running a marathon in her home state of California.