Evidence-based Treatment for Early Psychosis Monday, March 20, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Join us for an update on best practices for treating early psychosis. Welcome back our Bay area expert, Demian Rose, MD, PhD who will help us:
- Understand the core features of an evidence-based early psychosis program
- Become familiar with the data on the benefits of early intervention for psychosis
- Learn about early psychosis services available at UCSF
- Engage in dialogue around improving early intervention and youth mental health services across the Bay Area
NAMI Marin is proud to sponsor a 3-day training conference on cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) with psychosis, to be presented by one of the foremost experts in the world – Dr. Doug Turkington from England. Dr. Turkington is an acclaimed expert on CBT with psychosis, including how to help providers work more effectively with families. Click here to read about his impressive credentials.
In England and elsewhere, CBT is recognized as a first line of treatment in addition to medication for persons with schizophrenia for early intervention, to help with medication resistant patients, and to assist patients manage their symptoms and promote long-term recovery.
THE BAY AREA HUMAN RACE — May 13, 2017
NAMI Marin is participating again in this year’s Bay Area Human Race! It was a great success last year. Please come and bring friends and relatives to run, walk or just hang out to support us.