Free

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Maine Township Town Hall

1700 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, IL 60068

View Map

Event description

Description

Did you know that 1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have, a serious mental illness and that 50% of all lifetime cases of mental illness begin by age 14? Join us for an interactive and engaging presentation and panel discussion about teen mental health.

This free event is hosted by Maine Township's MaineStay Youth & Family Services and Chicago Behavioral Hospital in partnership with Mental Health America of the North Shore and NAMI Cook County North Suburban. It is appropriate for parents, community members, and professionals and includes 1.5 free CEUs for social workers, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, and nurses. Check in will be from 6:30-7:00 PM. Advance registration is requested as seating for this event is limited.

Program Agenda
  • Presentation of research about what teens have to say about mental health
  • Panel discussion with a teen who has dealt with mental health issues, a parent, and a mental health professional
  • Audience Q&A
About the Presenters

Details coming soon...

This program is recognized by IDFPR as providing CEUs for LPC/LCPC and LSW/LCSW under license number 159.001334, LMFT under license number 168.000223, LCP under license number 268.000070, and RN/LPN/APN under license number 236.000127.
Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Maine Township Town Hall

1700 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, IL 60068

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved