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Story County Mental Health Expo - 2019
September 16th 6:00-8:30 P.M.
6:00 - 7:00 P.M. Resource Fair  |  7:00 P.M.  Keynote Speaker
The Story County Mental Health Expo Committee is happy to announce “An Evening of Hope and Healing”.  This is a community event providing information, community resources, and practical, everyday tools to more fully understand and manage mental health and recovery issues including trauma and stress.
The evening will include exhibits and opportunity for discussion with numerous mental health and substance abuse providers from Story County.

This event is coordinated by Ames Police Department,
 Central Iowa Community Services (CICS), Eyerly Ball, ISU Counseling,
ISU Committee on Lectures, ISU Police Department, Lutheran Services in Iowa,

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Central Iowa,
and Youth & Shelter Services (YSS).
Featuring Keynote Speaker, Jake Sullivan!
Event Details

Date: Monday, September 16, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Where: ISU Memorial Union Great Hall

This event is free to the public. Door prizes and refreshments will be available and free parking is offered in the Memorial Union ramp.
  Event Schedule

6 - 7 PM
Mental Health Resource Fair

7 - 8:30 PM   
Keynote featuring Jake Sullivan, former ISU Basketball player.  Q & A to follow keynote.  

Keynote Speaker, Jake Sullivan

In the midst of vaious accomplishments on and off the basketball court, Jake has found victory in his battle with depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder.  The journey with mental illness has been a foundational experience that has driven Jake to provide hope to those in the midst of deep pain and suffering.  

Jake Sullivan was a Top 100 basketball recruit out of high school & played college basketball at Iowa State University from 2000-2004.  While at Iowa State, Jake won Big 12 Freshman of the Year honors, was a 3-time All-Big 12 selection, a 3-time Academic All-American, and was voted to the All-Century Team at Iowa State; recognizing the top 10 players in the 100-year history of Iowa State basketball.  Since that time, Jake has founded two non-profits, is married and has six children.