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Recent Pictures

  • 1- Dr. Elyn Saks and family.
  • 2- Left to right: Elyn Saks, Ph.D, J.D., consumer and Pete Earley, author, journalist and mental health advocate
  • 3- Sandra Baker McQueen asking a question
  • 4- General view of Conference. Every seat was taken.
  • 5- Left to Right: Robin Cole, Charlotte Tomic, Carlos Laurrari, Donna Sheppard, Susan Racher, Denise Berriz.
  • 6- At 14th Annual Mental Health Conference at Jungle Island
  • 7- Robin Cole - Nami of Miami president and Dr. Saks
  • 8- Robin Cole, NAMI of Miami chapter president
  • 9- Fellowship House President Amy McClellan and Director, Marilyn Lieberman, Bob and another volunteer, they were a tremendous help.
  • 10- Ms. Judy Robinson, Past President - NAMI of Miami
  • 11- Susan Racher and Dr. Sara Czaja, Associate Director, Center on Aging, Miller School of Medicine.
  • 12- Amy McClenan and Sgt.
  • 13- Lunch
  • 14- Dr. Philip Harvey, Chief of Psychology, Miller School of Medicine
  • 15- Dr. Charles Nemeroff, Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Miller School of Medicine - "There is no health without mental health - and all of us know that."
  • 16- Right to Left on right side of room- Donna Sheppard, Robin Cole, Denise Berriz, Dr. Harriet Lefley, Simone Anderson, Judy Robinson. University of Miami personnel on left side.
  • 17- Susan Racher, Conference Coordinator and guest speaker Pete Ealey
  • 18- Judy Robinson questioning the panel.
  • 19- Judy Robinson
  • 20- Susan Racher starting the Conference
  • 21- Questions from the audience
  • 22- Carlos Laurari, introducing Dr. Saks.
  • 23- The conference room was full. Some even had to stand at the back.
  • 24- Ushimbra J. Buford, M.D. Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • 25- Pete Earley - vWe have some tools that we are not using, that we need to start using. Four of them: ADA., Parity Act., Enforcement of the Supreme Court's decision on Olmstead v. L. C., prohibiting discrimination and the Affordable Care act.
  • 27- Dr. Elyn Saks, Ph.D, J.D.

 

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May 22, 2015

Dear Colleague: The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is pleased to sponsor and announce a four-topic webinar series, entitled Addressing Serious Mental Illness: Effective Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Strategies. These webinars are offered May-August 2015 by the partners in the Mental Health Block Grant Coalition, which has been developed and sponsored by more »

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