Maryland Coalition for Mental Health Awareness’s event to challenge stigma and discrimination associated with mental illness and addiction, making the world a more healing place through art.
May 19, 2016
American Visionary Art Museum, Jim Rouse Visionary Center
800 Key Highway, 3rd Floor Banquet Room
Baltimore, MD 21230
Sponsored by Maryland Assembly on School Based Health Care. An annual conference related to addressing best practices for mental health issues, reviewing Best Practices In School-Based Health for children, parents, teachers, etc.
Thursday, May 19, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Conference Center Baltimore Washington – CCMIT
692 Maritime Boulevard
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Children’s Mental Health Matters! Campaign event taking place during Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week for community leaders, children, parents, etc.
May 3, 2016
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Charles Carroll Room A2203 K
Stamp Student Union University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742 United States
Contact Kari Gorkos for more info, 443-901-1550, ext. 215 or email@example.com or visit their website.
An event exploring how communities can increase access to behavioral health services and supports for children, youth, and young adults who experience mental or substance use disorders and their families. Perfect for youth and family leaders, educators, law enforcement officials, and behavioral health professionals.
Thursday, May 5, 2016
George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs’ Jack Morton Auditorium.
For more info, visit the SAMHSA website.
An event that will convene the largest gathering of advocates, mothers, fathers, family members and survivors of a maternal mental health complication to let congress know they need to support moms, babies and families. Cost is $50 and includes lunch, a t-shirt, advocacy materials and events as well as being part of something powerful! Mothers, fathers, family members and survivors of a maternal mental health complication are invited to attend.
East Capitol St NE & First St SE Washington, DC 20004
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
8 am – 4 pm
More info: (202) 434-0114 or firstname.lastname@example.org or mmhcoalition.com/new-events
The Children’s Mental Health Matters Campaign is a collaboration of the Mental Health Association of Maryland (MHAMD) and the Maryland Coalition of Families (MCF) with support from the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene – Behavioral Health Administration. Parents, educators and anyone who cares for children are encouraged to visit the website to see the schedule of events, learn about the signs and symptoms of mental health problems and find out where to go for help.
MHAMD and its national affiliate Mental Health America, is calling on you to share what life with mental illness feels like. The theme for 2016 Mental Health Month is – Life with a Mental Illness – this is a call on individuals to share what life with a mental illness feels like for them in words, pictures and video by tagging their social media posts with #mentalillnessfeelslike (or submitting to MHA anonymously). Posts will be collected and displayed at mentalhealthamerica.net/feelslike. Share your story today!
MADC’s Quality Council is delivering a series of Virtual Education Forums over the next few months that explore new financing mechanisms, opportunities related to integration with primary care, and new service delivery models. Part one of this exciting forum will address creating open access for treatment and sustaining this access, while part two will address high performing SUD treatment. For more information on this event please click here.