Events

HealthNet is thrilled to be hosting the 5th annual Southern Wisconsin Conference on Mental Health!

Join HealthNet of Rock County and Mental Health Professionals from across the region at the Pontiac Convention Center in Janesville, WI, on Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 from 8:00am-4:30pm for a day of changing the conversation about Mental Health!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Pontiac Convention Center
2809 N Pontiac Drive, Janesville, WI, 53545


Keynote Speaker:


Michelle Williams

Grammy-winning Singer/Songwriter From Destiny's Child, Author of memoir, Checking In: How Getting Real About Depression Saved My Life—And Can Save Yours


Agenda

8:00 AM: Welcome & Introduction by HealthNet

8:05 AM – 8:55 AM: Breakfast and Keynote Presentation

· Michael McGowan, MS, LMFT: The Importance of Building Relationships

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Breakout Session 1 (Choice A or B)
A. Carrie Wyatt: Human Trafficking
B. September Casteel: Anxiety in Schools

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM: Break

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM: Breakout Session 2
A. Nichole Stangel, MS: Grief/Loss

12:15 PM – 12:30 PM: Break

12:30 – 1:30 PM: Lunch & Keynote Speaker

· Michelle Williams: Grammy-winning singer/songwriter from Destiny’s Child and Author of memoir Checking In: How Getting Real About Depression Saved My Life—And Can Save Yours *No CE Offering*

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM: Break

1:45 PM – 3:15 PM: Breakout Session 3
A. Michael McGowan, MS, LMFT: Uncomfortable Conversations

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM: Network, Meet & Greet with Speakers, Conference Evaluation Survey


Continuing Education

The Southern Wisconsin Conference on Mental Health has been approved to award

4.5 Continuing Education Hours (CEH)

from the National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin for any eligible attendee. Continuing Education Hours are awarded upon attendance for the entirety of the Southern Wisconsin Conference on Mental Health on the 12th of October, 2021. Please reach out to Devin Dionne at outreach@healthnet-rock.org with any questions or inquiries regarding Continuing Education Hours.


COVID-19 Information

MASKS ARE REQUIRED

For the safety and health of attendees, The Pontiac Convention Center and current CDC Guidelines suggest that masks be required for indoor events/conferences. Click the icon above to view the current CDC guidelines on COVID-19.

And ONE of the following:

FULL COVID-19 Vaccine

HealthNet requires that you have a FULL COVID-19 Vaccination before the date of the Southern Wisconsin Conference on Mental Health 2021 (10/12/2021). Click the icon above to find a vaccination location near you.

OR

Negative COVID-19 Test

HealthNet requires that you have a NEGATIVE COVID-19 Test obtained at least 72 HOURS (3 days) before the date of the Southern Wisconsin Conference on Mental Health (10/12/2021). Click the icon above to find a testing location near you.

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