Upcoming events

02
May
2017
CONNECT Summit County Mental Health Awareness Month

May 02, 2017 12:00 pm - May 31, 2017 6:00 pm

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TBA

Maintaining a healthy brain at every stage of life will be the focus of more than twenty talks, films, and panel discussions during CONNECT Summit County’s May Mental Health Awareness Month. The events, free and open to the public, will bring experts to the county for a month-long consumer education campaign. Programs will focus on a range of issues from teen suicide and early detection/intervention of adolescent psychosis to Alzheimer’s and sleep disorders. Research on the effects of living at altitude on depression, suicide prevention, and cutting edge trauma treatment are also among the topics to be addressed.

For more information, and for dates/times, please visit www.ConnectSummitCounty.org/calendar-events-2/ 








02
May
2017
University of Utah Mental Health Research Showcase

May 02, 2017 6:30 pm

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Waldorf Astoria Hotel Park City

The University of Utah Department of Psychiatry will host a research showcase for both mental health professionals and the public. Six fifteen-minute presentations will examine pioneering subjects including: Biological Insights into Mental Illness; the Genetics of Opioid Addiction; Autism Research; and Treatment of Depression and Cognitive Impairment in the Elderly.








03
May
2017
"Our Minds and Each Other: Re-Imagining Mental Health" Lecture

May 03, 2017 6:30 pm

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Blair Conference Center at Park City Hospital

Dr. Gail Hornstein, professor of psychology, Mt. Holyoke College, author, and an internationally recognized scholar for The Hearing Voices Network, a peer support for people living with schizophrenia and other mental disorders, will discuss “Our Minds and Each Other: Re-Imagining Mental Health,”








12
May
2017
Working Minds: Suicide Prevention in the Workplace

May 12, 2017 9:00 am - 11:30 am

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Weber Morgan Health Department

Working minds is a national best practice program that educates participants about mental health and suicide concerns in the workplace.








13
May
2017
Suicide Prevention/Awareness Fundraiser: Car Show & Car Wash

May 13, 2017 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Sunset Coffee

Lake Town Street Crew is hosting the first annual suicide prevention and awareness fundrasier, a car show & car wash. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Reach Program.

$1 Raffle Ticket

$5 Donation for car wash

$15 Car show contest slot








20
May
2017
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

May 20, 2017 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Davis County Admin. Building

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that
teaches you how to help a young person who is
developing a mental health problem or experiencing
a mental health crisis. In the training, you will learn
how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of
mental illness.
The course focuses on recovery and resilience — the
belief that individuals experiencing these challenges
can get better and use their strengths to stay well. It is
primarily designed for adults who regularly interact
with young people.








22
Sep
2017
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

September 22, 2017 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Davis County Admin. Building

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that
teaches you how to help a young person who is
developing a mental health problem or experiencing
a mental health crisis. In the training, you will learn
how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of
mental illness.
The course focuses on recovery and resilience — the
belief that individuals experiencing these challenges
can get better and use their strengths to stay well. It is
primarily designed for adults who regularly interact
with young people.








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