2018 NEARI Mental Health Summit

Saturday, November 17, 2018

8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Davies Career & Technical High School 
50 Jenckes Hill Rd, Lincoln, RI 02865




Draft Agenda

8:30 a.m. Registration 

9:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks - NEARI President Larry Purtill

9:30 a.m. Morning Workshops (1 1/2 hours, repeating twice)

  • Trauma Sensitive Schools  
  • Mental Health Self Care for Public Employees  Presenter: Kate Fields
  • Mental Health First Aid   
  • Restorative Justice Presenter: Christi Saurette
  • LQBTQ Approaches    Presenters:  Dr. Susan Brand, Lisa Parker

12:30 p.m. Lunch (Community Partners join us for the afternoon)

1:15 p.m. Large Group Strategy Session to Create NEARI Mental Health Advocacy Platform with Facilitators:  Sarah Markey, Mary Barden, Pat Crowley, Linda LaClair

1:45 p.m. Closing Speaker

More information about the presenters:

Dr. Susan Brand


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Cranston, RI 02920-2631

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