Free Mental Health Advocacy Training
When: Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Christ Church, 64 State Street, Montpelier
Trainers: Peter Mallary of VAMHAR and Ed Paquin of DRVT
Passionate and devoted mental health advocates may not always know the most effective way to tell their story and present the facts to encourage legislative action. This advocacy training is designed to help you prepare and conduct a successful meeting with legislators and create a short and compelling personal story that has an “ask” for Mental Health Advocacy Day on January 31, 2018 - 8:00 am-2:00 pm.
Register now to reserve your space in this free training - space is limited so register early!
Mental Health Advocacy Day is Co-Sponsored by:
Active Minds/St. Michael's College ~ Alyssum ~ Blueprint for Health, Mental Health and Substance Abuse ~ Building Bright Futures ~ Champlain Community Services ~ Clara Martin Center (CMC) ~ Counseling Service of Addison County (CSAC) ~ Disability Rights Vermont ~ Families First Inc. ~ Green Mountain Support Services ~ Health Care and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS) ~ HowardCenter ~ Lamoille County Mental Health Services (LCMHS) ~ Lincoln Street ~ Me2/Orchestra ~ NAMI Vermont ~ NFI Vermont, Inc. ~ Northeast Kingdom Human Services (NKHS) ~ Northwestern Counseling and Support Services (NCSS) ~ Pathways Vermont ~ Rutland Mental Health Services ~ SNHU Graduate Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (PCMH) ~ Spring Lake Ranch Therapeutic Community ~ Team Two ~ United Counseling Service of Bennington County, Inc. (UCS) ~ Upper Valley Services ~ UVM Medical Center ~ Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition ~ Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery (VAMHAR) ~ Vermont Care Partners (Vermont Council of Developmental and Mental Health Services) ~ Vermont Center for Independent Living ~ Vermont Cooperative for Practice Improvement and Innovation ~ Vermont Department of Mental Health ~ Vermont Family Network ~ Vermont Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health ~ Vermont Mental Health Counselors Association ~ Vermont Psychological Association ~ Vermont Suicide Prevention Center ~ Washington County Mental Health Services, Inc. (WCMHS) ~ Wellness Workforce Coalition