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2021 State Conference Call for Proposals Form


Theme – "Adequate Self Care: Transformation, Motivation and Essentials"

Conference Dates: May 26-29, 2021
Location: Virtual

NAMI Mississippi is seeking workshop session proposals for our 2021 spring conference.

  • The submission period is January 4 - February 28, 2021.
  • Workshop applicants will be notified if they are accepted on March 20, 2021.
  • Session leaders receive free registration to the full NAMI State Conference.

If you wish to submit a workshop proposal, please review the following important details:

  1. In an effort to improve our chances of approval for CEUs, we are seeking presenters with presentations that may lead to CEU offerings for these certifications: NHA, LA, MH, AT, CSS, CPSS, IDD, LMFT, MAAP, BLEOST, SW, EDU, CRC, NBCC.
  2. It is important to include the perspective of an individual with mental illness and/or a family member in the proposal.
  3. Only one proposal per submitter will be considered by the committee. (If more than one individual from an organization is interested in submitting a workshop, then each individual must submit their own proposal.)
  4. The person submitting this workshop proposal will be the primary contact of this session and will receive all information regarding this session (workshop acceptance, scheduling, A/V requirements, etc.).
  5. A session may only have a maximum of three presenters and one moderator. A moderator must be identified who will navigate the discussion, keep track of time and moderate questions at the end or during the session.
  6. Please review NAMI’s Mission in advance of preparing your workshop application. This will enable you to explain how your proposed workshop helps to advance the goals of the mission.

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For more information about the conference, please contact

We encourage you to share this application with others that you feel would be a strong addition to the conference program.

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