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NAMI Utah State Conference

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The 2015 Annual State Conference will take place on November 10, 2015 at Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City. For our 10th annual conference, we are planning a very remarkable educational and networking experience. You can download the Agenda here. On November 9, we will have a free screening of Bending Steel. Chris Wonder Schoeck will be in the audience for Q & A. 

POWER OF THE MIND 

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Utah Cultural Celebration Center 

1355 West 3100 South West Valley City, UT 84119

Morning keynote speaker is Dr. Murphy, Medical Director for HCA Behavioral Health Services

Topic:Consumer-driven recovery: peer support in the hospital setting

Lunch keynote presenter Chris Wonder Schoeck, the protagonist from Bending Steel. He is a professional Old Time strongman and a peer. We will have a free screening of Bending steel on the evening of November 9, at the Salt Lake City Main Library. Chris will be in the audience for the Q&A. If you would like to attend the screening, please register here

NAMI Utah Press Release 

For any conference questions, please contact Francisca Blanc franciscab@namiut.org 801-869-2882

Online Registration is closed. We will accept payment on site. 

CEU - NAMI Annual State Conference has been approved by the NASW, Utah Chapter for 5 CEU's

Agenda Spanish Track 

 

Workshops by Track

Treatment and Recovery

Designed for professionals (CEU) while still accessible to consumers. Workshops include competent caring, trauma informed care, and how to avoid relapse.

Peer and Family

Designed for peers, family of individuals living with a mental health condition, and those who serve them. Workshops include peer and family panels, professionals in recovery, and recovery through fitness.

Advocacy

Designed for all conference goers. Workshops will highlight legislative updates regarding two major system game changers:  Medicaid Expansion and the Justice Reform Initiative. Other workshops include how best to advocate for improvements to our mental health system and NAMI Utah’s top legislative priorities.

Prevention

Designed for professionals and others interested in suicide prevention. Become certified in a suicide prevention technique called Question, Persuade, Respond (QPR) and learn about NAMI Utah’s school based mental health education in schools. 

 

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NAMI Utah
1600 West 2200 South, Suite #202
West Valley City, UT 84119
(801) 323-9900

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Suicide Prevention

If you or someone you love is in need of suicide prevention support, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline or visit the website for more info.

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