Midwest Teens Mental Health Conference
Date: 5/20/2018 Start Time: 9:30 AM End Time: 3:30 PM Location: Thomas Jefferson School, 4100 Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63127
Open to Teens Ages 13-19
The first annual Teens Mental Health Conference brings together youths who are passionate about mental health education and advocacy. Through presentations, workshops, and networking, teens connect with local mental health professionals and resources, spread knowledge about mental well-being, strive to rid stigma around mental illness, and encourage attendees to advocate in their own communities.
This conference is free (including free lunch), organized by teens, and open to all teens ages 13-19. Students will engage in workshops featuring topics on mindfulness, addiction, self-care, healthy relationships, media portrayal of mental health. A Mental Health Resource Fair rounds out the event.