Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - Performance Center, University of Southern Indiana
Through an increased collaboration of mental health professional and providers in our community, the Military and First Responders Mental Health Summit is to enhance the mental health and well-being of our service members, first responders and their family members.
OUR GOAL: To engage in active dialogue on how we as a community can address the mental healthcare needs of those who serve our community and nation.
Click Video Above for a Preview of First Responder Chris Fields Presentation
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2019 RESOURCE FAIR IS FULL! We are excited about all of the responses and community organizations that will be represented at this year's summit. Please register today to reserve your seat to this year's summit by using the link above.
(Separate Registration from the Summit)
Open to All Mental Health Professionals and Providers! Come see the new format
Click Picture Above for More Clips of Our Presenters
Proposed Agenda for Military and First Responders Mental Health Summit (4/12/2019)
|7:30-8:45a.m.||Breakfast / Resource Fair|
|8:45-9:00a.m.||Welcome / National Anthem|
|9:00-10:00a.m.||Help for Heroes||Dr. Sarah Parsons|
|10:15-11:00a.m.||Complex Trauma: Treatment Implications for Active Duty Service Members, Veterans and First Responders||Bonnie Rinn|
|11:00-11:30a.m.||PTSD: A Soldier's Story||Kevin Zimmermann|
|12:15-1:00p.m.||Self-Care and Impact of Secondary Trauma||Jason Murrey|
|1:00-2:00p.m.||Coping with Loss as a Clinician||Elizabeth Arnold, LCSW|
|2:15-3:00p.m.||Vicarious Trauma & Resiliency||Dr. Melissa Jones, HSPP|
|3:00-4:00p.m.||Whole Health/Mindfulness (tentative)||Marion VA|
VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 LOCAL SPONSORS: (Click Logo for More Information)
Our event this year will be in the Performance Center in our University Center-east building. Signs will be posted on campus to re-direct anyone who wants to attend this year's VA Mental Health Summit.
USI Carter Hall - University Center West
Carter Hall was a generous gift of Jennings D. "Nick" Carter in loving memory of his wife Josephine K. Carter. Constructed in 1997, Carter Hall is located on the second floor of the University Center (West) and is primarily used for large meetings, conferences.
Parking is available in Lot I and N with building entrances to the lower level of the University Center. Handicapped spaces are available in Lot N.
Online registration available by clicking the link above.