Transforming Lives: Overcoming Stigma in Mental Illness
March 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
A day-long conference that features nationally recognized speakers and mental health experts addressing issues associated with faith and mental illness. Breakout session will address caregiver burnout; the fight against discrimination, race, culture and mental health disparities; and overcoming mental illness stigma in schools.
- Keynote Speaker: Patrick Corrigan, PsyD, Distinguished Professor of Psychology Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
- Plenary Speaker: Don Diefenbach, PhD, Professor and Chair of Mass Communication University of North Carolina – Asheville