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Law & Mental Health Conference (Virtual)
November 7, 2022 - November 8, 2022
Monday, November 7-Tuesday, November 8, 2022, Times Vary
Hosted by the Mental Health Association of Portland. The conference is the premiere online educational event dedicated to the intersection of law and mental illness. Since 2000 the conference has brought together expert speakers and teachers with legal, clinical, and lived experience. The Conference is designed for attorneys, law enforcement, public and private clinicians; public healthcare and hospital administrators, social workers, policy designers and legislators, and organizations and individuals involved with the care and welfare of people with mental illness, addiction, and alcoholism. This year’s theme is civil commitment.
The conference provides partial scholarships for full-time students and people with lived experience of mental illness, addiction, or alcoholism. Partial scholarships have full access and a continuing education credit option. The conference welcomes people with disabilities. For questions about accessibility or to request an accommodation, please contact the conference coordinator. Requests must be made by October 15. 10 CEUs are available.
*Cost: $50-$100. Registration and more information here