Speaker Events

  • LEAP® Training Course
    RSVP Closed
    May 15, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Online Training Course
    LEAP (Listen-Empathize-Agree-Partner ®) is an evidence-based program that to teaches you how to create alliances with people struggling with serious mental illness that lead to treatment and recovery.
  • The Neuroscience of Bipolar Disorder
    RSVP Closed
    Mar 11, 7:00 PM
    Zoom
    Dr. Hilary Blumberg will give a presentation on how Neuroscience is offering new hope in treating bipolar disorder.
  • Mental Health and Addiction in the Era of Coronavirus
    RSVP Closed
    Nov 05, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Zoom
    The ongoing The ongoing challenges presented by the global Coronavirus pandemic have had a particularly devastating effect on people living with mental health disorders. In our presentation, Gary Mendell, Founder Shatterproof, will speak about addiction and mental health in the era of COVID-19.
  • Mental Health Housing
    RSVP Closed
    Feb 20, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    We have assembled a panel of professionals who will discuss different types of housing and the varying degrees of independence and care they offer.
  • The ABCs of DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy)
    RSVP Closed
    Jan 16, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    Alison Emel, PhD, and Kristie Calvillo, LCSW, of The Behavior Therapy Group will provide an overview of DBT and why it's helpful for particular mental health conditions.
  • How to Support the Mental Health of Teens and Young Adults
    RSVP Closed
    Nov 21, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    Lee Swain & Jessica Orenstein of The Jed Foundation will discuss how you can equip yourself to support the young adults in your life who may be struggling with their mental health.​
  •  Ensuring Care For Loved Ones With Mental Health Conditions
    RSVP Closed
    Oct 17, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Tully Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Ct, Stamford, CT 06902, USA
    with Attorneys James Funnell and Amy Orlando
  • The Toxic Effects of Trauma
    RSVP Closed
    Sep 19, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    David Read Johnson, PhD, Co-Director of the Post Traumatic Stress Center in New Haven, will review the scientific research, describe cases from his clinical experience, and offer guidance on how families can use this information to avoid treatments that don’t work or are not needed.
  •  Mental Health During the College Years
    RSVP Closed
    May 16, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    Hear a panel of professionals discuss ways to support students' mental health before, during and after the transition to college.
  • Is Ketamine The Future of Mental Health Treatment?
    RSVP Closed
    Mar 21, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    Board-certified psychiatrist Dr. Steve Levine will speak about his pioneering protocol for the clinical use of ketamine infusions.
  •  Mental Health Crisis? What To Do and Who To Call
    RSVP Closed
    Feb 21, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Stamford, 32 Strawberry Hill Ct, Stamford, CT 06902, USA
    We have assembled a panel of professionals who will explain when and how to call for help, and what happens afterward.
  •  In the Trenches: Family Impact and Parenting Strategies for Anxiety and OCD
    RSVP Closed
    Jan 17, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    In this workshop with of the nation's leading interventionists, Dr. Dan Villiers, you will find help, hope, and inspiration for facing the anxiety epidemic head-on.
  • Borderline Personality Disorder: A Workshop on Hope for Families
    RSVP Closed
    Oct 18, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    In this workshop with Ann and Matt Costello, you will learn key information about Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and how families can help loved ones manage their emotions.
  • Mindfulness in Real Life
    RSVP Closed
    Sep 20, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Tully Health Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Ct, Stamford, CT 06902, USA
    Robin Bezark, LCSW will share what it means to be mindful and how mindfulness can help you cope with stress, depression, trauma, and challenging situations.
  • Neuroscience Offers New Hope in Treating Bipolar Disorder
    RSVP Closed
    May 17, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Tully Health Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Ct, Stamford, CT 06902, USA
    Dr. Hilary Blumberg, Director of the Mood Disorders Research Program, at the Yale School of Medicine, will discuss her pioneering research on bipolar disorder.
  • Understanding the Link Between Mental Health and Substance Misuse/Addiction
    RSVP Closed
    Apr 19, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Greenwich Town Hall, 101 Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830, USA
    After her 19 year-old son Harris died by accidental overdose in 2013 Stephanie Marquesano founded the harris project to advance prevention programming and advocate for the implementation of integrated treatment opportunities for teens and young adults diagnosed with co-occurring disorders.
  •  Surviving the Grief of Mental Illness
    RSVP Closed
    Mar 15, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Tully Health Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Ct, Stamford, CT 06902, USA
    George Hagman, LCSW is a psychotherapist in Stamford and New York City. For 25 years he has been both a clinician and an administrator in various mental health and substance abuse agencies. He specializes in the treatment and care of people with serious mental illness and their families.
  •  Author Michelle Beth Speaks About Her Life With Borderline Personality Disorder
    RSVP Closed
    Jan 18, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Tully Health Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Ct, Stamford, CT 06902, USA
    Author Michelle Beth will speak about her struggle with, and recovery from, borderline personality disorder.

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