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Transforming Lives: Overcoming Stigma in Mental Illness

St. Thomas More
940 Carmichael St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Dates: March 31, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Price: $35

A day-long conference that features nationally recognized speakers and mental health experts addressing issues associated with faith and mental illness. Breakout session will address caregiver burnout; the fight against discrimination, race, culture and mental health disparities; and overcoming mental illness stigma in schools. Keynote Speaker: Patrick Corrigan, PsyD, Distinguished Professor of Psychology Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. Plenary Speaker: Don Diefenbach, PhD, Professor and Chair of Mass Communication University of North Carolina – Asheville.