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In Our Own Voice

Presented by Interfaith Mental Health Coalition

Presented by Interfaith Mental Health Coalition

This free 90-minute presentation will change attitudes, assumptions and stereotypes about people with mental health conditions. It will provide a personal perspective of mental illness, as presenters with lived experience talk openly about what it's like to live with a mental health condition.

The trained presenters will humanize the misunderstood, highly stigmatized topic of mental illness by showing that it's possible—and common—to live well with a mental health condition. This presentation will also provide:

  • A chance to ask presenters questions, allowing for a deeper understanding of mental health conditions and dispelling of stereotypes and misconceptions.

  • The understanding that every person with a mental health condition can hope for a brighter future.

  • Information on how to learn more about mental health and get involved with the mental health community.

When: Monday, February 11, 2019, 6:30-9:00pm
Where: Prince of Peace
What’s Happening? There will be a free will offering taken to support the NAMI Barrington Chapter.

Read more and sign up onlineQuestions? Call or email the church office.

Earlier Event: February 2
GriefShare
Later Event: February 16
POPCare Ministry Workshop