2017 Evening of Hope
Join us for our annual celebration!
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Cintas Center at Xavier University
1624 Herald Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45207
$45 Current NAMI Members
Speaker: Douglas S. Lehrer, MD
Dr. Lehrer is the Chief Clinical Officer at Summit Behavioral Healthcare.
His clinical expertise is in psychotic and other severe disorders as well as
Dr. Lehrer will present “Thinking About Thinking: A Deeper Understanding of Mental Illness.”
Registration is now closed. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, November 1!
2017 Excellence in Mental Health Care Awards
At the Evening of Hope, NAMI Southwest Ohio recognizes individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary work and advocacy on behalf of people living with mental illness and their families through our Excellence in Mental Health Care Awards.
Join us this year as we honor the following individuals:
Katherine (Katie) Schmidt, MD
Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health
St. Joseph Orphanage
Exemplary Psychiatric Nurse
Outstanding Leadership in a Community Setting
Clermont County Mental Health & Recovery Board
Criminal Justice/Mental Health
Hon. Ethna M. Cooper
Hamilton County Court of Common Pleas
Crisis Intervention Team Excellence
Officers Gordon and Gilbert
Cincinnati Police, District 2
Frank Gorman Outstanding NAMI Volunteer
Family-to-Family and Hope for Recovery Instructor
NAMI Southwest Ohio’s annual Evening of Hope brings together individuals living with mental illness, families, mental health professionals, elected officials, and other champions who directly improve the lives of those affected by mental illness.
Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, contact Emily Bauer, Development Manager, NAMI Southwest Ohio.