Annual Conference 2019:
One Mind, One Community

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April 26-27, 2019

The Exhibition HAll at the Alliant Energy Center

1919 Alliant Energy Center way

Madison, wi

 

 

 

Conference Agenda

 

Friday, april 26th Schedule:

7:30                     Opening of Exhibitor tables
7:30 – 8:45         Registration and Continental Breakfast              
8:45 – 9:00          Welcome and Announcements       
9:00 – 10:00        Keynote Address: Meghan Henderson
10:15 – 11:30      Workshop Sessions

  • Ask the Expert: Alcohol and Drug Use Disorders

  • When "I" replaces "We" even "Illness" becomes "Wellness"

  • Yoga for Anxiety

  • Reaching the youth of your community through the NAMI Ending the Silence program

  • Lived Experience Leading Systems Change

  • Navigating Support Calls

11:30 – 12:45      Lunch & Awards
1:00 – 2:15          Workshop Sessions    

  • Ask the Expert: Caregiver Issues for Mental Illness

  • A Native American Interpretation of CIT

  • Ethics of a Peer Specialist: A Practical Perspective Part 1

  • Up to Me: Talking about Mental Health?

  • Navigating the System: Resources for Parents in Wisconsin

  • The Journey of Daisy and Teddy

2:15 – 3:00          Break    
3:00 – 4:15          Workshop Sessions

  • Ask the Expert: Cultural Issues in Psychiatry

  • History of Civil Commitment: Balancing Patient Rights with the Law and Dangerousness

  • Ethics of a Peer Specialist: A Practical Perspective Part 2

  • Step Therapy and You - the practice of step therapy, patient impact and legislative efforts to make it better in Wisconsin

  • Non-Medication Treatment Options for Children and Youth

  • Bringing NAMI to Campus

Saturday, april 27th Schedule:

7:30                     Opening of Exhibitor tables/Resource Room
7:30 – 8:45          Registration and Continental Breakfast                    
8:45 – 9:00          Welcome and Announcements
9:00 – 10:00        Keynote Address: Judge Everett Mitchell
10:15 – 11:30      Workshop Sessions

  • Ask the Expert: Schizophrenia Clinical Update

  • CIT for Corrections

  • Mental Health Chat- Elementary Education Workshop Part 1

  • The Ins and Outs in the Digital Age of Therapy - Apps, Internet-based therapy and support groups

  • Mental Health and the LGBTQ+ Community

  • How to Improve Services: County and State-based Advocacy

11:30 – 12:45      Lunch & Awards
1:00 – 2:15          Workshop Sessions

  • Ask the Expert: Mood Disorders Clinical Update

  • Safe & Sound: Use of Police Force and Crisis Intervention

  • Mental Health Chat- Elementary Education Workshop Part 2

  • Recovery 101

  • Reiki- Spiritual Energy

  • FAITH (Fellowship and Improve Thy Health)- A Faith Based Depression Intervention

2:15 – 2:45          Break  
2:45 – 4:00          Workshop Sessions

  • Ask the Expert: Geriatric Psychiatry

  • Marathon County Crisis Assessment Response Team

  • Compassion Resilience Toolkits: Families, Schools and Health & Human Services

  • Peer Run Organizations and Their Benefits

  • Hospice Social Workers: The Personal Death Experience

  • Are you gambling with your future?: Addressing Problem/Addictive Gambling 

End of Conference Activities

 

Please note: The agenda for the NAMI Wisconsin Annual Conference is subject to change. Please check back periodically for updated information. 

All the workshops at the Annual Conference 2018 will qualify for Social Work and Peer Support Specialist CEUs. If you are interested in CEU's following the conference, please be sure to pick up a form while at the conference.

**For Social Work CEUs Because we are working with the University of Wisconsin, there will be a $20 charge per workshop for processing fees. All workshops earn 1.5 CEH/.15 CEU. 


 

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