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Free Public Mental Health Education: Self and Community Advocacy – Why Bother?

by NAMI Berks

Jun 10, 2019

A Free Public Mental Health Education Series Presentation
Tuesday June 25, 7:00pm

Self and Community Advocacy – Why Bother?

Lloyd G. Wertz, M.S.
Vice President, Policy and Program
Family Training and Advocacy Center

What is the safety net when the safety net fails?

  • What Services are Essential to support the Seriously Mentally Ill Consumer?
  • Treatment in the Corrections System
  • Mental Health Community Programs
  • Tools of Advocacy
  • Creating Legislative Relationships
  • Essential Learning – the Advocate Toolbox


McGlinn Conference Center, Alvernia University, 460 St. Bernadine St., Reading PA 19607
From Rt. 422 by-pass exit for Lancaster Ave., take immediate left onto Rt. 10 south, travel about 2 mi., look for large Alvernia University sign on right, follow about .5 mile, arrive at entry lane on left.

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