April 24, 2017
Greater Oregon Behavioral Health Spring Conference
May 18, 2017
8:00 - 4:00PM
During his keynote presentation, “My Journey: Making Mental Health Essential Health,” Patrick J. Kennedy will discuss why mental health is critical to the overall health and well being of all Americans, why the healthcare system needs to adapt to better accommodate mental healthcare, the underlying public policy imperatives of parity, and why we need to invest in innovation. Kennedy will also discuss his own journey toward mental health and recovery, and how he sees the world today.