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NAMI Texas 2018 Conference

October 26-27, 2018
Austin, Texas

NAMI Texas Awards Celebration
Friday, October 26, 2018
6:30 to 9 p.m.

Join us for the 2018 NAMI Texas Conference: Speak Your Mind

Friday, October 26-Saturday, October 27

Austin Marriot South, 4415 South IH-35, Austin 78744

Workshops start at 2 pm on Friday and end at 5 pm on Saturday. Stay for our Peer Panel Saturday night, then explore Austin on your own on Sunday!

Hot Topics at this Year’s Conference

*Cultural Considerations During Early Intervention with First Episode Psychosis
* Examining Factors of Resiliency Following Traumatic Events
* Overcoming Lack of Insight
* One Family’s Journey Down the Bumpy Road to Mental Health Recovery and Young Adulthood
* Mental Illness and the Media: Stigma, Stereotypes, and Other Strangeness
* Ask the Doctor: Shiva Mansourkhani, M.D.
* And many more!

Registration: Register online today!

Continuing Education Credits for LMFT, LPC and LMSW (9 CEUs) available at no additional charge.

Conference Program
Click the arrows on the sides of the slideshow to scroll through the program and click the center of the page to see an enlarged view!


Register online now!
Conference only – $115
Conference only (non-member) – $140
Conference + Awards Gala – $180
Conference + Awards Gala (non-member) – $200

Showcase your products, services and publications to families, consumers, caregivers and health care professionals who are seeking to keep abreast of new developments in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.

Register online now!
Nonprofit exhibitor – $500
For profit exhibitor – $1000
Exhibitor Deadline: 9/21/2018. Learn more.

Align your brand with the only statewide organization that empowers people with lived experience to give help and hope to others. Keep this crucial conference affordable for peers and families traveling from across the state.
Sponsorship deadline: 10/1/18. Learn more.

  • Brave Sponsorship – $10,000
  • Resilient Sponsorship – $5,000
  • Sharing Sponsorship – $2,500
  • Stigma-Free Sponsorship – $1,500

New this year! Caring Friend Table Host – $2,500
Give a NAMI Texas honoree and guest the opportunity to attend the Awards Dinner by being a Caring Friend Table Host!

Donate online now!

Create a custom sponsorship or request an invoice: Contact NAMI Texas or call 512-693-2000.

 2018 NAMI Texas Awards Celebration

Friday, October 26, 2018

6:30-9:00 pm

Austin Marriott South

Honorary Co-Chairs

Angelique and Rep. Garnet F. Coleman (Houston)
Karen and Rep. Four Price (Amarillo)

Pictures from last year’s Awards Dinner!


Hotel Information

Hotel Information The NAMI Texas Conference, Exhibit Area and Awards Gala will take place at the Austin Marriott South, 4415 South IH-35, Austin 78744

Reserve your room before 10/11/2018 for the special conference rate of $159 per night. Or call: 1-888-758-0895 and ask for the NAMI Texas discounted rate.


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