Doral, FL — On May 19, 2016, Albizu University will join more than 1,000 communities across the country in celebrating the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) National Mental Health Awareness Day to raise awareness about the importance of emotional and psychological wellbeing. This year, the Awareness Day national event will focus on crisis intervention and trauma.
For the past eight years, the Master’s Programs in Psychology, at Albizu University, have offered the Doral Community complimentary informational lectures, literature, and continuing education units to licensed professionals in the field of psychology as a way to give back to the community.
To celebrate Awareness Day locally, Albizu University is hosting the 9th Annual Mental Health Awareness Expo titled “Complex Trauma: Implication and Treatment Across the Lifespan”. The expo will house more than twenty-five community agencies and is expected to provide educational information to a minimum of 150 participants. The event will be held on May 19th from 5:00-9:00pm on the university’s campus located at 2173 NW 99th Avenue, Doral, FL 33172.
To confirm your seat and/or reserve a table, please rsvp by calling Mr. Olivera at 305-593-122 ext. 3207. The annual event is focused on the importance of promoting community-based awareness of the many resources and services available to the general public.