Virtual NAMICon Program Schedule

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Virtual NAMICon Schedule At A Glance

MONDAY, JULY 13, 2020
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Eastern Time (EDT)

Getting Help Early

Getting the Best Possible Care 

Getting Diverted from Justice System Involvement

Research Updates

Youth Voices

10:30 – 11:00 AM
NAMI 40th Anniversary Celebration and Announcements
11:00 – 12:00 PM  
Plenary with Joshua Gordon, M.D., Ph.D. Director of the National Institute of Mental Health
12:00 – 12:10 PM
Youth Voices Official NAMICon Welcome by Shanti Das
12:10 – 1:10 PM

Taking NAMI Ending the Silence Statewide

Rethinking Diversity, Equality and Inclusion

Crisis Hotlines: The Gateway to Crisis Systems 

CBT for Psychosis: Evidence-based Training Program for Family and Caregivers

The Importance of Youth Voice: A Panel Discussion

1:10 – 1:30 PM
BREAK
1:30 – 2:30 PM

What Is Behind the Increasing Suicide Rate Among Black Youth?

Engaging Faith Leaders in Addressing Mental Illness

Hero Help Addiction and Behavioral Health Assistance

The Fusion Model: A Peer-Informed Model for Crisis Support

NAMI Ending the Silence (ETS) for Students

2:30 – 2:50 PM
BREAK
2:50 – 3:50 PM

Who Ya Gonna Call? NAMI HelpLines!

Ending Conversion Therapy to Save Young LGBTQ Lives

Engaging Individuals Who Have Mental Illness in the Stepping Up Initiative

A Novel Approach to Treatment Resistant Depression: Esketamine

Creating Meaningful Connections: Youth Certified Peer Specialists (CPS-Y)

4:00 – 4:30 PM
Networking 
4:30 – 4:40 PM
Closing Remarks

 

TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2020
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Eastern Time (EDT)

Getting Help Early

Getting the Best Possible Care 

Getting Diverted from Justice System Involvement

Research Updates

Youth Voices

10:30 – 11:00 AM
Together Toward Tomorrow Welcome and Announcements
11:00 – 12:00 PM
WELL BEINGS Virtual National Town Hall & Panel Discussion on Youth Mental Health & Society
12:10 – 1:10 PM

Aspiring to Conquer Serious Psychiatric Illness: Research Journey to Heal

The View from D.C.: NAMI’s Federal Legislative and Policy Update

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NAMI Homefront: Effective Education for the Families of Veterans

Using CIT Programs to Reduce Stigma and Trauma While Changing Our Communities Crisis Response

Youth Resilience in Communities of Color, Community Participatory Research

Taking Care of Me During COVID–19: A Panel Discussion

1:10 – 1:30 PM
BREAK
notOK App Demonstration
1:30 – 2:30 PM
The Psychological Toll of Racial Trauma on African Americans: A Panel Discussion
Youth Inspirational Hour
2:40 – 3:10 PM
Networking
3:10 – 3:20 PM
Closing Remarks