Gubernatorial candidate forum on Mental Health
Do you have questions for the next Colorado governor about how they would tackle the issue of mental health? The non-profit group 'Mental Health Colorado' is holding the state's first-ever gubernatorial forum on mental health and substance use disorders.
FRIDAY, MARCH 23 • 11:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
PPA Events Center, 2105 Decatur St, Denver, CO 8021
A Home for all in Denver
Mental Health Center of Denver hosts Dr. Tiffany Manuel, a national expert in affordable housing to explore the challenge of rising housing costs and ensuring everyone has a place to call home in Denver.
TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 | 5 - 7 P.M.
History Colorado Events Center, 1200 N Broadway, Denver, CO 80203
Free Mental Health Series
This series of community education events is a collaboration of Boulder Community Health, Boulder Rotary clubs and Mental Health Partners. See dates below, events are free to attend, but registration is required.
Jewish Community Center
6007 Oreg Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21 • 6:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Healing from Emotional Trauma
Janine D’Anniballe, Director of Trauma-Informed Care for Mental Health Partners, will explore the impact of traumatic stress on a person’s brain, body and emotions. Participants will learn the key differences between normal stress and traumatic stress and learn strategies and approaches that can facilitate the healing process after trauma.
MONDAY, APRIL 30 • 6:30 – 8:00 P.M.
Addiction is a Brain Disease: Treatment Works and Recovery Happens
Ann Noonan, Director of Substance Use Disorders Center for Excellence at Mental Health Partners, will help shed light on the complexities of the disease of drug addiction and how new avenues of treatment can lead to successful recovery. She will be followed by a panel of experts from the CU Collegiate Recovery Center, Harmony Foundation and Denver Recovery Group who will discuss how we can adopt policies and programs that reduce drug addiction and improve our community’s well-being.
FREE community wellness fair
On April 28 the Rotary Club of Golden is presenting the inaugural Community Wellness Fair at Golden High School, from 9:45 am – 3:00 pm. Our goal is to provide resources and education to children, youth and their families to help achieve and maintain mental well-being. Golden Rotary has brought to the Fair mental health professionals who will lead classes and discussions including social media and mental health, bullying, art therapy, coping strategies for depression and anxiety, early signs of substance abuse, among other important subjects.
SATURDAY, APRIL 28 • 9:45 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Golden High School, 701 24th St, Golden, CO 8040