September 2017
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Committee Meeting - Membership Engagement
September 6, 2017 9:00am to 10:30am

Lena Pope Amon Carter Center, 3200 Sanguinet St, Fort Worth, TX

Committee Meeting - Cultural Connection
September 7, 2017 9:00am to 10:30am

Lena Pope Amon Carter Center, 3200 Sanguinet St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Membership Meeting
September 11, 2017 8:30am to 10:00am

Lena Pope Amon Carter Center, 3200 Sanguinet St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

Committee Meeting - Grants
September 12, 2017 9:00am to 10:30am

Lena Pope Amon Carter Center, 3200 Sanguinet St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Mental Health America and The Tarrant Area Hoarding Taskforce Present: "Hope for Those Affected by Hoarding"
September 21, 2017 8:00am to 12:30pm

Meals on Wheels
5740 Airport Freeway
Haltom City, TX 76117

Participants at the conference will increase their understanding of:  The patterns and pervasiveness of Hoarding Disorder, the possible root causes of Hoarding Disorder, and successful remedies.

No fee.  Sponsorships available.

Presenter(s):  
Dr. Sherry Fairchild and Donna McCullom, Veterans Administration
Jamey Cantrell, City of Plano Annimal Control
Terry Sutton, ServiceMaster and Tarrant Hoarding Taskforce Chairman
Lila Reed, Motivational Speaker

Free conference
3.5 CEUs for LPC, Social Workers, and Code Enforcement
Lunch provided
Registration required

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"The Illusion of Opioids", A Presentation by Dr. Don Teater
September 21, 2017 10:00am to 11:30am

Lena Pope Amon Carter Center
3200 Sanguinet St
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Challenge Treatment Provider Coalition
Sponsored by:  Challenge of TARRANT COUNTY, Mesa Springs, Innovations Mesa Springs

Presenter(s):
Dr. Don Teater, MD, MPH; Teater Health Solutions, National Safety Council

CEUs available for social work, LCDC, LPC

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MHA of Greater Tarrant County Insight Seminar: "Introduction to Using Action Methods"
September 22, 2017 1:00pm to 4:00pm

MHA of Greater Tarrant County
3136 W 4th St
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Attend this experiential/participatory workshop that will help you learn about action methods, experience them yourselves and begin to think about how you could use them in your current work.

Presenter(s):  
Suzie Jary, MSW, LCSW-S, TEP; Board Certified Trainer, Educator and Practitioner, of Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy.

3-Hour CEUs
$50 for non-MHA members, $40 for MHA members, $20 for students

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Millwood Hospital/The Excel Center Present: 4th Monday CEUs - "Suicide Awareness and When Postvention Becomes Prevention"
September 25, 2017 12:00pm to 2:00pm

MHMR of Tarrant County
4th Floor Board Room
3840 Hulen Street
Fort Worth, TX 76028

This month we will raise awareness by sharing facts, signs, symptoms, and resources to connect individuals with suicidal ideation to treatment services.

Presenter(s):  
Carolyn Hanke, Community Outreach and Partnerships
Lezlie Culver, MSW, LOSS Team volunteer and survivor

All licensed therapists will receive 2 CEUs
Free.  Light lunch included.

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Family Connection of Tarrant County Presents: "ADHD in Youth and Children"
September 27, 2017 10:00am to 11:00am

Easter Seals of North Texas - Fort Worth Center
1424 Hemphill Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104

**  Parking:  Please park either in the street or in the parking lot across the street from the bldg (Easter Seals Parking lot B), except guests that need to park in disability spaces

The workshop will provide an overview of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and how parents can obtain additional assistance for their child in the public school setting.

Childcare is not provided at this time
Free

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Committee Meeting - Access
September 27, 2017 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Excel Center, 1223 Presidio, Fort Worth, TX 76102

Contact Us

MENTAL HEALTH CONNECTION
3200 Sanguinet Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Patsy Thomas, President

For more information call: 817.927.5200 or email: contact@mentalhealthconnection.org

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