Understanding and Overcoming the Stigma of Mental Illness
Beth Emet Synagogue
1224 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60202
The conference for professionals and lay people alike is underwritten by the Naomi Ruth Cohen Institute (NRCI) at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. The conference moderator is Dr. Michael Horowitz, President of TCS Education System. Among the 18 break-outs are sessions on: Parenting a Child with Mental Illness, Social Stigma Associated with the LGBT Communities, Celebrating Recovery from Stigma of Substance Abuse, First Responders and Military Families Dealing with Stigma, a Guide to Disclosing and Reducing Self-Stigma, and from Self-Stigma to Reclaiming the Self.
Event Cost: $50, $55 after May 20
Price Category: $$$
Event times: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.