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2019 Teen Wellness Conference (3rd-annual)

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The Tech Interactive

201 South Market Street

San Jose, CA 95113

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Free for all youth to attend. Registration is for attendees within the age range of 12-25 only. Our conference website: www.teenztalk.org/conf2019

​Share your unfiltered questions, thoughts, & stories in a safe space. Learn about mental health & advocacy while connecting with others. #empoweringyouthvoice

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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

If you are attending the conference with friends or classmates, we encourage carpooling or using public transportation. Parking is available near the venue. We also have transportation scholarships available on a first-come first-serve basis. If the cost of transportation is a barrier to your attendance, email us: teenwellnessconf@gmail.com

What can I bring into the event?

Just bring yourself! Everything that you need will be provided.

What is the schedule of the event?

9:30-10am Attendees Arrive

10-10:50am Icebreaker + Youth Speakers

11am-12pm Breakout Sessions

12:10-1pm Lunch + Resource Tables Exploration

1:10-2pm Student-Led Panel Discussions

2-2:30pm Activation + Wrap-Up

Will I be able to choose my breakout session preferences?

Yes! We will have two tracks of breakout sessions: one geared toward middle school attendees and the other geared toward high school/ college attendees.

What topics will be covered in the breakout sessions?

On the day of the conference, you will be able to choose exactly which session you want to attend. The general themes include:

–Peer Support: How to Support Friends & Maintain Healthy Relationships

–Advocacy, Policy, & Youth Voice

–Self-Care & How to Seek Help

–Yoga, Mindfulness, & Creative Expression

–Breaking Down Media Portrayals of Mental Illness

–Digital/Social Media & Mental Health

–Identity & Acceptance

–Youth Initiatives in the Community

Can I be a volunteer at the conference?

Yes, absolutely! Please email teenwellnessconf@gmail.com with volunteering inquiries.

Can I be a sponsor of the conference?

Yes! Please email teenwellnessconf@gmail.com to receive our Sponsorship Package PDF.

Can anyone outside the age range of 12-25 attend the conference?

You must be within the age range of 12-25 in order to attend, as all conference activities are designed for this range. If you have any questions regarding this, please email us: teenwellnessconf@gmail.com

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email us: teenwellnessconf@gmail.com



*If you are 18-25 years of age, by attending this event, you give the Teen Wellness Conference (TWC) permission to use your image in photo/video footage captured on the day, for promotional and marketing purposes. Given this, we respect the safe space created by the TWC, and your privacy is most important to us. If you are under 18 years of age (12-18), we will be sending you an e-waiver to fill out.

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