The 2018 NAMI National Convention is one of the largest community gatherings of mental health advocates in the United States.
Each year, our convention connects and inspires people looking for resources, research, support services and recovery strategies. Join this diverse, action-driven group of individuals experiencing mental health conditions, family members and caregivers, policymakers, educators, researchers, clinicians, providers, exhibitors, sponsors and press this year in New Orleans from June 27–30.
Adult Mental Health First Aid Training
Berkeley Medical Center will be hosting an Adult Mental Health First Aid Trainings.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Berkeley Medical Center Campus
Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center
1st Floor Mountaineer Room
This is a FREE training. All materials and refreshments will be provided.
Space is limited so please only register if you are available to attend.
For more information or to register: https://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/
There is still time to register for the Improving Behavior, Improving Lives Fall Conference on September 19th and 20th at the Summersville Arena and Conference Center.
Continuing Education Credits provided by Seneca Health Services, Inc.
Social Work – Provider #490101 (14 CEUs)
Registered Nurses – Provider #WV2012-0583RN (14 CEUs)
Psychologists (14 CEUs)
Counselors – WVBEC-091917 (11 LPC contact hours)
WV State Bar (15.6 MCLE credits)
Registration is now open: http://bit.ly/2xfIHkj
Learn more: http://bit.ly/2wMDXlQ
Seneca Health Services, Inc.
1305 Webster Road
Summersville, WV 26651
People First Initiative: A Stigma Reduction Conference
DAY: Thursday, August 24th, 2017
TIME: 1pm – 7pm Dinner Provided!
The public is invited. There is no cost to attend the event.
PLACE: Robert Mollohan Research Center 1000 Galliher Drive, Fairmont
CEUs: 5.5 requested (social work, LPC, nursing, addiction/prevention) $10.00 for CEUs; follow instructions on registration link to pay for continuing education.
SESSIONS TOPICS include:
What is Stigma?
NAMI’s Ending the Silence
New States of Mind
The Challenge of Empathy; and More!
All participants must register: People First Initiative: August 24
For more information, please contact ReneeVerbanic@gmail.com
Registration is now open for the 2017 Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Conference Registration Open. Please contact me with any questions about the conference and registration fee(WVDHHR, WVUM affiliates, WVU/WVUM employees). We will be taking registration at the door as well.
Take a look at the brochure. Several great topics around Children and Adolescents. Lunch will be provided with an opportunity to bring your case specific questions for our panel of experts.
We hope you consider attending.
Princeton, July 14, 2017
Mercer Co. Technical Education Center
Parkersburg, September 29, 2017
West Virginia University Parkerburg
WVU Department of Behavioral
Medicine and Psychiatry