Events & Training

MONTH NATIONAL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH OBSERVANCES/EVENTS THEMES
DECEMBER Events TBD
 
JANUARY
 
Annual Addiction Recovery Awareness Day
January 17, 2019 beginning at 10 am @ Georgia Freight Depot 
https://www.gasubstanceabuse.org/addiction-recovery-awareness-day
 
Annual Mental Health Day at the Capitol
Friday, Feb 8, 2019
https://allevents.in/atlanta/mental-health-day-at-the-capitol/1982485805330835

 

Addiction/MH Recovery
FEBRUARY

The Carter Center, Protecting Mental Health
https://www.cartercenter.org/news/upcoming_events/index.html

Annual Unmasking Children’s Mental Health Mardi Gras Benefit Ball
http://gpsn.org/unmasking-childrens-mental-health-mardi-gras-ball

Children’s MI MI Recovery
MARCH Events TBD  
APRIL

National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit
https://vendome.swoogo.com/2018-rx-summit/

 NAMI Georgia Annual Conference and Meeting
https://namiga.org/2018-nami-georgia-annual-conference-meeting/

Mental Health America of GA
http://www.mhageorgia.org/casino-night/

Addiction/MH Recovery
MAY

Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day at The Capitol
http://gpsn.org/childrens-mental-health-awareness-day-at-the-capitol

SAMHSA National Prevention Week
May
https://www.samhsa.gov/prevention-week

National Mental Health Month 2018
http://www.whathealth.com/awareness/event/nationalmentalhealthmonth.html

Addiction/MH Recovery Children’s MH
JUNE Alcohol and Drug Abuse Certification Board of Georgia (ADACBGA) Annual Conference
www.adacbga.org
Addiction Recovery
JULY Minority Mental Health Month
http://nned.net/nmmham
 
AUGUST

Annual Summer Conference
Georgia Mental Health Consumer Network                                 
Epworth By The Sea St. Simons Island, GA
https://www.gmhcn.org/annual-conference

MH Recovery
 SEPTEMBER  

Recovery Month
https://www.recoverymonth.gov/

World Suicide Prevention Day

Addiction/MH Recovery
 OCTOBER 2018 NAMIWalks Georgia
https://namiga.org/namiwalks-georgia/

MH Recovery

 

NOVEMBER
 
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
https://atlncs.org/community/atlanta-darkness-walk/
MH Recovery

New Rules for HCBS Service Settings and Person Centered Services & Support Training

This training provided an overview of the revised CMS rules that ensure people receiving waiver services have full access to benefits of community living and person-centered services and supports. The training also provided participants information to understand and evaluate the extent to which services comport with CMS rules.

Presentations

Handouts


Valued Vision Training – 2014

Presentations

Handouts


Quality Health and Safety Management for Nursing and Developmental Disabilities Professional

Presentations

Handouts


Quality Medication Management and Healthcare Oversight

Handouts

Anticonvulsants

Antidepressants

Atypical Antipsychotics

Enoxaparin

Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI)

Stimulant and Related Medications

Forms


Aging with Disabilities

Presentations

Handouts


2018 NAMIWalks