NAMI Massachusetts Annual State Convention 2020 in blue
NAMI Mass Convention

October 23rd & October 24th
a free virtual event

Join us on October 23rd & 24th for our annual state Convention – via Zoom!

NAMI Massachusetts Annual State Convention 2020 schedule
Day 1: Friday, October 23rd, starting at 9 am

Day 1 will feature:

  • an exciting keynote panel
  • 4 informative workshops
  • a virtual vendor showcase

Registration is required by October 22nd. Register here.

Have questions about the Convention? Need technical support with Zoom? Want to request an accommodation? Email us a convention@namimass.org.

Day 2: Saturday, October 24th, starting at 9 am

Day 2 will feature our Annual Meeting, including our Board of Directors election and vote on proposed changes to the NAMI Mass Bylaws. NAMI members in good standing will receive information by mail on how to participate.

2020 Convention Information

This year’s vendor showcase will be virtual! 

Local businesses and organizations are invited to partner with us for this unique event. You’ll gain valuable exposure for your business, and help us keep the Convention free for attendees! View our 2020 Convention Sponsorship & Vendor schedule for details (pdf – opens in a new tab).

Contact Karen Gromis at kgromis@namimass.org to discuss sponsorship and vendor opportunities. Registered sponsors and vendors can send information and materials to convention@namimass.org. The deadline for inclusion in the vendor showcase is October 8th.

Thank you to our 2020 Convention Sponsors!
Beacon Health Options logo
Sunovion logo
Janssen logo
Takeda logo
Past Conventions

View photos from past Conventions here!

Plenary

Convention Program (pdf- opens in a new window)

Keynote Presentation (pdf- opens in a new window)

Volunteer Thank You (pdf- opens in a new window)

Morning Workshop Session

Finding Home: Tools and Techniques for Finding Housing
workshop handouts (pdf- opens in a new window)

The Living Room: A Peer-Based Crisis Alternative
workshop slides (pdf- opens in a new window)

Responses to Substance Use
workshop slides (pdf- opens in a new window)

Afternoon Workshop Session

Family Member Perspectives on Maintaining Wellness
workshop slides (pdf- opens in a new window)

Living with Voices: the Hearing Voices Network Approach to Unique Experiences
workshop slides (pdf- opens in a new window)

Defining and Validating Trauma
workshop slides (pdf- opens in a new window)

Contact us to learn more about the state Convention: