NAMI Utah State Conference 2019: All Around Wellness

2019 NAMI Utah State Conference will be held Thursday, October 10, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Keynote Speaker: Tanner Mangum, former BYU Star Quarterback and Mental Health Advocate

Salt Lake Community College, Larry Miller Campus, Sandy, Utah

Nominations are now open for Outstanding Individual Advocate of the Year Award, Outstanding Teacher Award, Outstanding Facilitator Award, and The Vicki Cottrell Award.

MAKE NOMINATIONS HERE

One-hour Break-out Sessions Include:

* Peer Panel Discussion, moderated by Anna Park, Certified Clubhouse International Trainer 
* Family Panel Discussion, moderated by Dan Powell, SSW, Community Outreach Manager, NAMI Utah
* Stabilizing Social Rhythm to Improve Mental Health, Jeremy Kendrick, M.D., University of Utah Medical Group
* Piecing Together the Puzzle: Understanding, Supporting, and Treating Individuals with Mental Health Needs and Intellectual Disabilities, Kristie Latimer, LCSW, Rian Jensen, LCSW, TKJ 
* Thrive: 10 Steps to Increased Well-being, Wisdom and Wonder, Troy Wood, LCSW, MBA, HCA Healthcare
* Happiness 101, Frank Clayton, CMHC, Salt Lake Mental Health
* The Many Faces and Symptoms of OCD & Anxiety Disorders, Kate Rogers, PhD, Training Director, OCD & Anxiety Treatment Center
* The Importance of Peer Support, Carla Astorga, CPSS, NAMI Wasatch Summit Affiliate Leader
* Community Based Music Therapy: Creative connection, in the Form of Music, for Wellness, Tony Ollerton, MA, SCMT, MT-BC, Clinical Director, Expressive Therapies Utah
* Cultural Responsiveness and Integration, Julia Martinez, CSW, MSW, Development Director/Therapist, Latino Behavioral Health Services
* NAMI Utah Education Programs, Mentoring Services, and Volunteer Opportunities, Rob Wesemann, CMHC, Executive Director, NAMI Utah
* Technology Addiction: Ways to Unplug and Improve Emotional Wellbeing, Justin Hatch, LCSW, Director Ogden Regional Medical Center BH Services
* Building Resilience Among Youth, Robin Towle, BS Economics, 2019 Mrs. International and NAMI Utah Ambassador
* Nutrition's Role in Mental Health, Amelia Davidson, MS, RDN, CSP, CD, Pediatric Dietitian, Primary Children's Hospital
* Clubhouse Model of Rehabilitation, Paige Huff, LCSW, Executive Director, Alliance House Clubhouse
* Engaging Utah's Faith Leaders in Suicide Prevention, Benee Larsen, BS Public Health and Health Promotion, Prevention Director, NAMI Utah

Scholarships are available on a limited basis. If you have questions regarding the upcoming Conference or scholarships, please email Sue Weaver.

Register Online  Download Registration Form

2019 Conference Sponsors:
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For more information contact Sue Weaver, Development and Marketing Director, at or 801.869.2883.

* Disclaimer

The information available through the NAMI Utah Conference and on NAMIUT.org website is presented in summary form as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the knowledge, skill, and judgment of qualified psychiatrists, psychologists, physicians and health care professionals. This information has been obtained from sources believed to be accurate and reliable. However, NAMI Utah makes no warranty as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of this information. Should you have any health, medical or disability questions or concerns, please consult a physician or other health care professional. This information is neither complete nor exhaustive and does not cover all disabilities, diseases, illnesses and physical conditions or their management or treatment.