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Story County Mental Health Expo - 2020
September 14th 6:00-8:30 P.M.
6:00 - 7:00 P.M. Resource Fair  |  7:00 - 8:30 P.M.  Keynote Speaker
The Story County Mental Health Expo Committee is excited to announce “An Evening of Hope and Healing."  This is a community event providing information, community resources, and practical everyday tools to help individuals 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, Iowa State University (ISU) Counseling, ISU Committee on Lectures, ISU Police Department, Lutheran Services in Iowa (LSI), National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Central Iowa,

and Youth & Shelter Services (YSS).
Featuring Keynote Speaker, Jessi Beyer!
Event Details

Date: Monday, September 14, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Where: ISU Memorial Union Great Hall

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

6 - 7 PM
Mental Health Resource Fair

7 - 8:30 PM   
Keynote featuring Jessi Beyer. Q & A to follow keynote.  


Keynote Speaker : Jessi Beyer

Jessi Beyer is a speaker, mental health advocate, and the author of How to Heal: A Practical Guide To Nine Natural Therapies You Can Use To Release Your Trauma . She is on a mission to help those around her feel valid, heard, and appreciated in their mental health struggles and design lives they love waking up to. Jessi has been featured in dozens of media outlets, including Elite Daily, Thrive Global, and Best Company, and has spoken to thousands of people across the country at places like Fairygodboss and Missouri State University.