Eating Disorders: The Latest Information You Need to Know
Presented by: Sharon Glynn, Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness
RSVP: (561) 588-3477 or HERE.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, please join us for the following talks sponsored by NAMI Palm Beach County and Palm Beach County Library System. Learn more about Mental Health Awareness Month HERE.
Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mental Health
Wednesday, May 09th, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Presented by: Alison Bourdeau, Clinical Support Specialist
FAU Center for Autism & Related Disabilities
Location: Jupiter Branch Library, 705 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33458
Learn about the co-morbidity of Autism Spectrum Disorder and other mental health conditions in the teen and adult populations.
Marchman Act / Guardianship
Thursday, May 17th, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Presented by: Audra Simovitch and Mark Astor, Drug and Alcohol Attorneys
Location: Hagen Ranch Road Library, 14350 Hagen Ranch Rd, Delray Beach, FL 33446
Learn about the Marchman Act (the Florida Involuntary Substance Abuse Commitment Statute), Guardianship, and estate planning to protect families who are dealing with a member who has a mental health or substance abuse disorder.
Mental Health and the Criminal Court
Wednesday, May 23rd, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Presented by: Flynn Bertisch, P.A.
Location: Wellington Branch Library, 1951 Royal Fern Dr, Wellington, FL 33414
Learn about how criminal cases are handled in the court system when an individual has a mental health condition.