Summit on Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders

Event Date(s): 
June 22-23, 2016
Location: 
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Event category: 

Be a part of the discussion to find real solutions to combat this epidemic. Learn from experts best practices on education and prevention, using data for proactive policymaking, cost-saving measures for quality coordinated care, and more. Listen to William Moyers, eldest son of journalist Bill Moyers, as he tells his personal struggle of addiction. Watch the powerful short film If Only, produced by the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation and Millenium Health, intended to raise awareness and start a discussion about the dangers of prescription drug misuse and abuse. 

The summit addressed many of the priority issues identified recently by the National Task Force on Mental Health & Substance Use Disorders that is co-chaired by Massachusetts State Sen. Jen Flanagan and Colorado State Representative Lois Landgraf.  Click here to learn more about the task force

JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America, Minneapolis, Minnesota

View the AGENDA here


For Legislator or Registration information, please contact:
Cherisse Eatmon, Manager Legislative Outreach
202.333.0825 ext. 200
ceatmon@womeningovernment.org

For Sponsor information, please contact:
Carol Juett, Director of Development
859.492.6332
cjuett@womeningovernment.org

For Policy information, please contact:
Pam Goins, Director of Policy & Programs
202.333.0825 ext. 211
pgoins@womeningovernment.org

We would like to thank our conference sponsors!

Conference Materials

Mindfullness Video