The annual NAMI Indiana State Conference is a collaboration of experts, policy makers, advocates and people living with mental illnesses. This conference helps to exhibit the newest and proven ways to get people into and to maintain recovery. 

Our annual conference also looks at policies that are helping to end stigma and create opportunities for people living with mental illnesses and their support system.

MORNING KEYNOTE

Jay D. Fawver, MD

Dr. Jay Fawver is a psychiatrist and host of the television show Matters of the Mind on PBS 39 (WFWA). Dr. Fawver will discuss the movement toward personalized medicine in mental health care.

AFTERNOON KEYNOTE

David Rollock, Ph.D.

Dr. David Rollock is a department head and professor at Purdue University. Dr. Rollock will discuss cultural competency among clinicians and why minority groups seek mental health treatment less often.


Workshop Topics Include:

  • Peer Support
  • Youth Mental Health and the Future
  • Early Psychosis
  • Serious Mental Illness & Substance Use Disorder
  • Building Your Recovery Team
  • Caregiver Support
  • Ask the Expert: Veterans, Schizophrenia, Bi-polar Disorder

        Continuing Education        

  • Up to 4.5 CEUs for Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors 
  • Up to 4.25 ILEA credits for law enforcement
All continuing education credits are included with registration and are not an additional cost. 

        Conference Location        



Indianapolis Marriott North

 

        Sponsors & Partners        




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