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Committee Meeting - Engagement
June 6, 2018 9:00am to 10:30am

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

Committee Meeting - Cultural Connection
June 7, 2018 9:00am to 10:30am

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

Committee Meeting - Grants
June 7, 2018 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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

Mental Health America Insight Seminar - "Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder"
June 8, 2018 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Mental Health America
3136 W 4th St
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Understand the criteria for PTSD and, be able to differentiate PTSD from Acute Stress Disorder.  Learn to identify risk factors for developing PTSD and, develop an awareness of the major evidence-based approaches to treating PTSD.

Presenter:  Jason Simmons, LMSW, MSW; MHMR of Tarrant County Veteran Services; Marine Corps veteran.  Trained in Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD.

3-hour CEUs; $50 non-MHA members, $40 MHA members, $20 students

Membership Meeting
June 11, 2018 8:30am to 10:00am

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

Building Safe Zones - "Sculpting the Needs of an LGBTQ Family"
June 11, 2018 10:30am to 12:30pm

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

Join us on your journey towards becoming a Safe Zone for the LGBTQ community.

Due to overwhelming demand, both parts 1 and 2 of "Sculpting the Needs of an LGBTQ Family" will be held on the same day.  We are offering three complete sessions that will build on gender identity and understanding.  Registrants need to attend only one.

Trainings:
Monday June 11, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday July 13, 2018 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Monday August 13, 2018 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Attending any one session will qualify the registrant to participate in Safe Zone training in September.

Free.

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The Illinois ACEs Response Collaborative Presents: "The Buffering Role of Community Resilience Against Adverse Childhood Experiences
June 20, 2018 10:00am to 11:00am

Webinar

This free webinar will discuss foundational research on the important buffering role that community resilience plays in mitigating the impact of ACEs on adult and youth health.

Presenter:  Suzette Fromm Reed, PhD; Associate Professor, founding director/chair of National Louis University's PhD program in Community Psychology.

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Committee Meeting - Workforce
June 27, 2018 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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

Committee Meeting - Access
June 28, 2018 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Parenting Center, 2928 W 5th St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

Mental Health America and Circle Theatre Present: "Every Brilliant Thing" Group Night!
June 28, 2018 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Circle Theatre
230 W 4th St
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County and Circle Theatre are partnering for the regional premier of "Every Brilliant Thing".

Making sense of the world is often too complicated.  Sometimes making a list of "Every Brilliant Thing" allows us to simplify our existence.

1.  Ice cream
2.  Water fights
3.  Staying up past your bedtime


Written by Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahue, Circle Theatre brings a theatrical experience that engages the audience with laughter.

Special group night price - $15/ticket

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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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