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Pathways to Hope Conference
August 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Dates: Friday, August 25th, 2023 & Saturday, August 26th, 2023
Times: Friday 5-7:30PM and Saturday 9AM-4:30PM
Location: The Hub at Gainesville High School 830 Century Pl, Gainesville, GA 30501
About the Conference:
The Pathways to Hope Conference is a FREE 2-day conference designed to foster unity among diverse faith communities mental health providers and community members working together to provide support for individuals and families affected by mental health conditions. This event serves as a bridge to resources promoting enhanced mental health care and actively challenging the stigma often associated with these conditions. This conference is a beacon of hope bringing together experts advocates and community members to explore diverse pathways that lead to healing resilience and a brighter future.
Expert Keynote Speakers: Immerse yourself in wisdom and knowledge shared by esteemed keynote speakers who are prominent figures in the field of mental health and wellness. They will shed light on innovative approaches research and practical strategies to support mental well-being.
Personal Testimonials: Listen to powerful personal stories of courage and resilience from individuals who have navigated their own mental health challenges. These stories will provide hope encouragement and a sense of community fostering understanding and breaking down the barriers of stigma.
Interactive Workshops: Engage in a variety of interactive workshops led by mental health professionals. Participants will have the opportunity to learn how to respond better to mental health crises different types of peer support and self-care practices that can be integrated into daily life.
Community Resources: Discover a wide range of local and national mental health resources. Connect with support organizations advocacy groups and service providers to gain valuable insights and find the help you need.
Breakout Sessions: Participate in informative breakout sessions that focus on 5 specific tracks: Mental Health Peer Support Youth Faith and Community and Therapy Counseling and other Healthcare Providers. These sessions will provide in-depth discussions and practical tools for personal growth and supporting others.
Artistic Expressions: Experience the transformative power of art as it intersects with mental health. The conference will feature expressive art exhibits performances and creative installations that convey emotions and foster connection and healing.
Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals professionals and advocates in the mental health community. The conference provides a platform for networking forming meaningful connections and creating lasting collaborations.
The “Pathways to Hope Conference” is an invaluable opportunity for anyone seeking inspiration knowledge and support. Whether you are an individual dealing with mental health challenges a caregiver a mental health professional a faith leader or a concerned community member this conference offers a safe and inclusive space to learn grow and find hope.
Who Should Attend:
This conference is open to everyone including individuals living with mental health conditions family members caregivers Faith leaders mental health professionals educators students policymakers and members of the community who want to contribute to the collective effort to promote mental well-being.
Join us at the “Pathways to Hope Conference” to explore the many avenues that lead to hope healing and resilience in the realm of mental health. Let us come together to build a future where mental health is nurtured understood and embraced without judgment.
Admission to the conference is FREE but registration is required!
For more information and to reserve your spot please visit https://nami–hall-county.rsvpify.com or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We eagerly anticipate your presence at this transformative event!