2013 Tools for Change Conference
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March 21st, 2013 & March 22nd, 2013

The Westin San Francisco Airport Hotel

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The 2013 Tools for Change Conference, presented by the Center for Dignity, Recovery and Stigma Elimination, is the inaugural multidisciplinary training conference on effective tools, methods, and practices for the reduction of discrimination and stigma associated with mental health and mental illness. Bringing together community-based programs, consumers, county and state agencies, and experts throughout California and the nation to provide community change agents with the knowledge, skills and tools of the CalMHSA Stigma Discrimination Reduction initiative in order to maximize their impact and effectiveness.
Expect to learn about:

  • Stigma Discrimination Reduction (SDR) tools to improve community based programs and large scale county programs
  • Cultural responsiveness and cultural practices in underserved communities
  • The advancement of Public Policy in SDR initiatives
  • Consumer and family support group movements
Keynote Presentations by:
Patrick Corrigan, Psy.D.

The Center for Dignity, Recovery, and Stigma Elimination, Co-Principal Investigator  Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the Illinois Institute of Technology  National Consortium on Stigma and Empowerment, (NCSE),  Co-Principal Investigator  Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Lawrence Yang, Ph.D.

The Center for Dignity, Recovery, and Stigma Elimination, Co-Principal Investigator  Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Columbia University  Center for the Study of Social Inequalities and Health

Keris Jän Myrick M.B.A., M.S., Ph.D.c

President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Project Return Peer Support Network    President of NAMI National Board of Directors

Hotel Information

The Westin San Francisco Airport 1 Old Bayshore Highway Millbrae, CA 94030, United States

To book a room, visit: http://www.mentalhealthsf.org/stigma-conference/ or call: (650) 692-3500

Registration Information

CEU Information

For more information:

email: thecenter@mentalhealthsf.org

Visit our website: http://www.mentalhealthsf.org/stigma-conference/


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