Other Events

NAMI St. Cloud Area 33rd Annual Mental Health Conference
This year’s conference is designed for people who work with infants, children, and adolescents. It will be held October 4, 2019, at Calvary Community Church, 1200 Roosevelt Road, in St. Cloud. Find the full conference program and registration information, here.

Super Saturday – Free Parent Education Conference
NAMI will hold a Super Saturday Parent Education Conference at Eagan High School on Oct. 5. This free, full-day event is for parents and caregivers to attend classes (some in Spanish) and explore resources related to children’s mental health. Lunch and free childcare (age 2 and up) will be provided, For information, contact NAMI at 651-645-2948. Register, here.

Mental Illness Awareness Week, 2019
National Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is October 6-12, 2019. This week is marked by community education efforts in all 50 states to raise awareness that mental illnesses are treatable medical conditions, and that there is help and hope for children and adults with mental illnesses and their families.

Mental Illness Awareness Week Panel Discussion with NAMI Minnesota
Magers & Quinn and NAMI Minnesota present a panel discussion on topics relating to mental illnesses, featuring speakers from the mental health field. Books by each speaker will be available for sale. The panel discussion will be held on Oct. 8, at 7:00 p.m., at Magers And Quinn Booksellers, 3038 Hennepin Ave., in Minneapolis.

NAMI Minnesota State Conference and Annual Meeting
NAMI’s 2019 State Conference “Advancing Equity” will be held at the St. Paul RiverCentre on Saturday, Nov. 2. The keynote speaker will be Amit Sood, Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, and Chair of the Mayo Mind Body Initiative. His topic will be Resiliency. The conference will feature breakout sessions on a wide variety of current mental health issues. CEUs will be offered for professionals and students, along with a discount rate for students to attend. Immediately following the conference, NAMI Minnesota will hold its annual meeting and board elections. Find more information and registration, here.

Give to the Max Day, 2019
This one-day “Give to Your Favorite Cause” event will be held on Nov. 14, 2019.

Super Saturday – Free Parent Education Conference
NAMI will hold a Super Saturday Parent Education Conference at Prior Lake High School, 7575 150th St. W., in Savage on Nov. 16. This free, full-day event is for parents and caregivers to attend classes (some in Spanish) and explore resources related to children’s mental health. Lunch and free childcare (age 2 and up) will be provided, For information, contact NAMI at 651-645-2948. Find more information and register here.