Events

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Native Health, 4041 N. Central Ave., Bldg. C, Phoenix

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide. This is a 2-day event (October 9 & 10). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Southwest Behavioral & Health Services, 3450 N. 3rd St., Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Arizona Health Equity Conference

Time: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Glendale Civic Center, 5750 W. Glenn Dr., Glendale

Understand current health equity research, outreach and policies taking place in Arizona. Connect with partners who are working in the field of health equity. Local and nationally recognized speakers, networking and breakout tracks. For more information, visit the conference website.

safeTalk

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Surprise Fire and Medical Department, 14250 W. Statler Plaza, Ste. 101, Surprise

Join Surprise public safety officials for safeTALK, a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper.

Lunch & Learn with S.E.E.K. Arizona

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: SEEK Arizona Training Annex, 4700 E. Thomas Rd., #103, Phoenix

Looking to learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis? Bring your lunch and join S.E.E.K. Arizona for a lunch and learn seminar. Learn up-to-date research, role play and leave with hard copies of journal articles. This seminar is great for registered behavior technicians, habilitation providers and those serving individuals with behavioral health needs. October's meeting will focus on Behavior-change Systems. For more information, visit S.E.E.K.'s website.

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Chrysalis (location confidential-to be confirmed at registration)

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide. This is a 2-day event (November 6 & 7). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK - Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Childhelp, 2120 N. Central Ave., Ste. 130, Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Child & Family Advisory Partnership Meeting

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Family Involvement Center, 5333 N. 7th St., Ste. A-100, Phoenix

Join Mercy Maricopa and get connected to the support you need to raise a child with emotional, physical and/or behavioral health needs. Get your service questions and concerns answers. Share your ideas and suggestions on how to improve the children's system of care. Learn about what's happening in the behavioral health community. Talk directly with service providers. Enjoy dinner and meet other families. Spanish interpretation and child watch provided. No cost to attend. Dinner and networking, 5:30 to 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6 p.m. Call 602-288-0155 to pre-register.

In Our Own Voice – living with mental illness presentation

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Assurance Health and Wellness Center – 1515 E. Osborn Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85014

Join the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) for “In Our Own Voice.” This a unique 60-90 minute public education presentation offers insight into the hope and recovery possible for those living with mental illness. Trained individuals living with mental illness lead this brief and interactive presentation. The presentation includes a short video, personal testimony and a question and answer period that allows for open and honest dialogue.

safeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Oasis, 2190 N. Grace Blvd., Chandler

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.

Adult Care Community Meeting

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: RI International, 2701 N. 16th St., Ste. 119, Phoenix

Join us and get the latest news about Mercy Maricopa programs and services. No cost to attend. Spanish-language interpretation is available. Light refreshments served. Valley Metro bus route 16.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Childhelp, 2120 N. Central Ave., Ste. 130, Phoenix

ASIST is for any person in a position of trust who wants to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping prevent suicide. This is a 2-day event (December 7 & 8). Attendance is required both days. No cost to attend, but registration is required. Community members can sign up on EventBrite and Mercy Maricopa providers can sign up through their Relias portal.

safeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Southwest Human Development, 4041 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix

safeTALK is a half-day alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources, such as caregivers trained in ASIST. Although formal caregivers such as social workers and counselors employ safeTALK skills, the program is also used by students, teachers, community volunteers, first responders, military personnel, police, public and private employees, and professional athletes—among many others. 3.25 credit hours. To register, visit the safeTALK registration website.