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Health and Well-Being Impact Collaborative:
Mental Health, Suicide Prevention, and Substance Abuse

Thursday, December 6, 2018
8:30 AM EST

Register Online

Guest Speaker: 
Margaret Sotham


Amanda Plasencia
NBC 6 News Team Reporter

Kathy Andersen
Executive Director, The Women’s Fund Miami-Dade

Expert Panel: 

Lindsay Adams, LCSW
Clinical Director of Integrated Outpatient Services
Banyan Health Systems

Guerda Nicolas, PhD
Professor, Department of Educational & Psychological Studies
School of Education and Human Development
University of Miami

Tanya Humphrey
Recovery Oriented Quality Improvement Specialist
Department of Children and Families

Carlos Larrauri, M.S.N., A.R.N.P., F.N.P.-B.C.
Adjunct Professor of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
Miami Dade College Benjamín León School of Nursing

Facilitated Breakout Sessions:
Facilitated by Kathy Andersen, Executive Director, The Women’s Fund Miami-Dade.

The Impact Collaborative will commence with a guest speaker, followed by an expert panel to highlight key issues and opportunities for “breakthrough change,” then followed by facilitated breakout sessions to enable participants to identity key issues and generate collaborative solutions.

Identification of agreed current critical issues and collaborative “breakthrough” solutions that will be progressed through ongoing working groups and “Take Action” impact initiatives. The Women’s Fund Miami-Dade will act as an ongoing convener and catalyst to ensure the identified “breakthrough” solutions are collaboratively progressed to generate impact and create change.

Who Should Attend:
-Non-profit organizations and providers serving women and girls in areas associated with mental health, suicide prevention, and substance abuse.
-Community leaders seeking to address mental health, suicide prevention, and substance abuse.
-Members of the community seeking to create change for women and girls affected by mental health, suicide prevention, and substance abuse.

Light pastries and coffee will be served.