Get out your calendars and mark down the dates October 15 – 16 for the NAMI Illinois 2021 Virtual State Conference: A Healing State of Mind: From Crisis to Recovery for All. In the spirit of inclusivity, we’re embracing the virtual format again this year so that anyone, anywhere in Illinois can attend easily. A full complement of sessions will include presentations on topics such as Family Matters: Mental Health at School, at Home, and at Work; Building the NAMI Movement; Tools for Mental Wellness and Recovery; A Stronger, More Inclusive System; and more.
The world changed in early 2020 and with it, our future.The landscape of mental health has been inalterably impacted. The NAMI Illinois 2020 State Conference, Driving Change: The New Future of Mental Health, will examine what this means for all of us. NAMI brings together leaders, advocates, and participants in the mental health system to explore how to face—and shape—this new future.
NAMI Illinois presents its annual state conference for the people who are affected by mental health challenges: those living with mental illness, their families, mental health professionals, and those who advocate for mental health services.