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2016 Adolescent Mental Wellness Conference

posted: Friday, July 01, 2016

This weekend, August 5th and 6th, join us for the 2016 Adolescent Mental Wellness Conference in South San Francisco. This year's theme is "Breaking Down Stigma, Building Support for Youth Mental Health".

Among the keynote speakers will be Darrell Steinberg, Mayor-Elect of Sacramento, former CA Senate Pro Temp, and author of several critical pieces of mental health legislation, including the Mental Health Services Act (Proposition 63).

What's more, on Saturday, Meredith McGarvey, LMFT, Buckelew's TeenScreen Program Coordinator, will participate in a panel "What to do when your friend is in crisis", discussing peer-to-peer outreach and support for teens.

Click the links below for more info on this important conference.

2016 Adolescent Wellness Conference Flyer

2016 Adolescent Wellness Conference Agenda

 

2016 Adolescent Mental Wellness Conference