N.E.W. Mental Health Connection

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

Fighting Mental Illness Stigma Through Storytelling

Date: 
Saturday, March 5, 2016 -
08:30 to 15:30

This “Honest, Open and Proud” Workshop offers an exciting opportunity for for families and individuals living with mental illness to learn how to share their stories and provide education that helps eliminate the stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination that make up the stigma of mental health conditions. The workshop is designed to explore the decisions we make when we talk about our stories related to mental illness and recovery.

  • Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: St. Paul Elder Services, 316 East 14th St., Kaukauna, WI 54130

Register by Feb. 26: Contact Ann at ann@namifoxvalley.org or (920) 954-1550

The workshop is co-sponsored by Center for Suicide Awareness, St. Paul Elder Services, Inc. and NAMI Fox Valley. “Honest, Open and Proud” training was developed by WISE, a statewide coalition of organizations and individuals promoting inclusion and support for all affected by mental illness by advancing stigma reduction efforts in our state.

Download flyer with agenda here.

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