I Still Matter, Mental Health America of Jacksonville and Where Is The Sunshine? have partnered to help design this years Mental Health Summit. This Summit will be the first peer-centered conference since the Summit began 4 years ago. Some of this years topics include:
Advocacy & Legislation
Using Art to Promote Wellness
Military Children & Youth
Sand Tray Therapy
Stress Management for Mental Health Professionals
Diet & Nutrition
Cultural Competencies in the LGBT community
Keynote Speaker: Bill Carruthers. Read more of his story on CNNYou can expect a new and unique experience this year as the conference is centered around SAMSHA’s 8 Dimensions of Wellness.
Below is the speaker/breakout session lineup.
Join your peers in the “Dimensions Room” where we will explore the 8 Dimensions of Wellness as we put our words into actions by providing a space for decompressing, de-stressing and just plain old fashioned fun:
Drumming | Coloring | Yoga | Learning | Planting | Creating | Sharing | Journaling
You may remember when I Still Matter won a Ripple Effect Award from MHA JAX! (We are still excited and proud!) This years Ripple Effect Award will be held as part of the Summit at a luncheon,
October 5th from 12-1:30 and you can purchase tickets here
Learn more here