Mental Health Summit

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Summit Objectives

  • Foster cross-cultural connections among Milwaukee area mental health practitioners, students and community leaders
  • Explore current research and resources on trauma, poverty and depression

Expert Panel will include:
Melinda Hughes, MEd, MBA
Program Director, Aurora Healthcare's The Healing Center
Ramel Smith, PhD, Psychologist, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Sue McKenzie, MA, Rogers InHealth, WISE – WI's Initiative for Stigma Elimination
Moderated by Sandra Graham, PhD, Alverno College


Topics for small group discussion may include:

  • Trauma
  • PTSD
  • Poverty/Barriers to Accessing Care
  • Depression in Children
  • Self-Care for the Practitioner
  • Immigrant Stress
  • Many others

Participants will have an opportunity to visit the resource fair featuring local mental health agencies and initiatives. 

Continuing Education Credits

This program has been approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors. Participants may earn up to 3.5 clock hours through NBCC at a cost of $35. Payment may be made with credit card over the phone (414-382-6087) or on site at the Summit with check/money order or credit card.


Registration is now closed



For more information or questions please call the Insitute for Educational Outreach at 414-382-6087.