18 Sep 19


Conference Keynoters

Bonnie Scarth

  • New Zealand Survivor, Researcher & Fulbright Scholar, Suicide Prevention/Postvention Coordinator for Southern Region New Zealand

Cathy Cave

  • Senior Training Consultant, National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma and Mental Health
  • & Co-Founder Inspired Visions LLC

Gabe Kaimowitz

  • Veteran of the Civil Rights Movement, Litigated Landmark Cases
  • Ending Psychosurgery & Establishing Rights for the Alleged Mentally Ill

Mary Vieten, Ph.D.

  • Psychologist and Executive Director, Warfighter ADVANCE

Laurel Spahn, J.D.

  • Attorney / Litigator with the Legal Advocacy Service of the Illinois Guardianship & Advocacy Commission

Robert Dinerstein, J.D.

  • American University Washington College of Law, Professor of Law
  • Recent developments in mental health law 2019

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) units and Social Work CEUs will be available.