N.E.W. Mental Health Connection

Connecting stakeholders and resources to improve the mental health of our community

We are ...

  • A membership organization, open to individuals and organizations who align with our mission and vision
  • A self-sustaining, accountable organization that focuses on consumers of mental health services and moves our community forward

Our mission:

Lead the collaboration of community stakeholders to create and continuously improve an exceptional mental health system of care

Our vision:

A community that is mentally well and stigma-free

Trauma Informed Symposium

April 11 & 12, 2017

Best Western Waterfront Hotel, Oshkosh, WI

2017 Trauma Informed Symposium - Healing Trauma in Youth and Adults is a two-day event featuring practical, informative seminars and keynotes for professionals and community members responding to trauma in all life stages.

Featuring Dr. Vincent J. Felitti, one of the world’s foremost experts on childhood trauma. Leading the charge in research into how adverse childhood experiences affect adults, he is co- principal investigator of the internationally recognized Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, which famously revealed a powerful relationship between our experiences as children and our emotional, physical and mental health as adults.

Register now at www.traumasymposiumwi.com

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, April 12, 2017 (All day)

Mental Health Training - Sponsored by NAMI & Fox Cities Housing Coalition

NAMI Fox Valley, in partnership with the Fox Cities Housing  Coalition, will offer a day-long mental health training on Thursday, Feb. 23rd, at Fox Valley Technical College.

Registration deadline extended to February 17.

The training will explore the following topics: A recovery story; creating a trauma-informed culture; individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI); and emotional CPR: a trauma-informed practice.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 -
08:00 to 15:45

Mental Health and ASD/DD Webcast & Discussion

CoP ASM/DD logoFree event starWednesday, March 8, 8:30am-12:30pm
On-site registration begins at 8:15am 

Hosted locally by SOAR Fox Cities, Wisconsin Sibs, and NAMI Fox Valley at 211 E. Franklin St., Appleton (Lower Level)

Presented by Community of Practice on Autism Spectrum Disorder and other Developmental Disabilities (CoP ASD/DD)

To register, visit http://go.wisc,edy.nqq1dp.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 -
08:30 to 12:30

Early Childhood Mental Health Seminar

Learn about evidence-based practices for children and families, enhance your understanding of early childhood mental health, and build regional partnerships.

Location: UW-Oshkosh Alumni Welcome and Conference Center
Sponsor: Wisconsin Alliance for Infant Mental Health, NE Region Chapter

Updates: https://www.facebook.com/WIAIMHNE/

Contact: Kim Liebhart, IMH-E liebhart08@gmail.com 

Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)

Honest, Open, Proud Workshop for Teens

Together with others in the workshop, you will consider whether to share your experiences of mental health challenges, and learn how using ways that have worked for other teens. This program empowers you to make the best decision for yourself and, if you decide to talk to others, to be ready for any unexpected responses. We meet together in a one-day workshop for six hours.

Dates:  Saturday, March 4, from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location:  NAMI Fox Valley 211 East Franklin Street, Appleton

Saturday, March 4, 2017 -
08:30 to 15:30