Friday, November 4, 9 am to 8 pm • Saturday, November 5, 9 am to 4 pm
Riverside Hotel Boise, 2900 W Chinden Blvd, Garden City, ID 83714
The NAMI Idaho 2022 Conference will highlight resources for building community resiliency and fostering hope through education, support, and advocacy to bring communities together for people with mental illness. Interactive conference sessions are designed to empower communities to support mental health care in Idaho.. Whether it's educators, employers, social service providers, first responders, faith leaders, or family members, anyone can play a role in nurturing a proactive, empathetic, stigma free culture in their family, school, place of business, or community.
Educational tracks and topics include:
Preview our agenda here (note: exact times and other details subject to change)
Featuring Keynote Speaker: Lisa Jakub Childhood actor, mindfulness practitioner, author about her own anxiety, depression, trauma, perfectionism, and founder of Blue Mala.
Featuring Plenary Speaker: Arnold W. Thomas, MSW, Ordained Holy One, Clinical Chaplain, Pastoral Counselor, Motivational Speaker. Mr. Thomas is a member of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribal Nations of the Great Basin region in the Western United States, and founder of White Buffalo Knife Consulting