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. 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
Morning keynote speaker is Dr. Murphy, Medical Director for HCA Behavioral Health Services
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 visit our Facebook event page.
For any conference questions, please contact Francisca Blanc email@example.com 801-869-2882
CEU- NASW Approval Pending
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.
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.
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.