32nd Annual Texas Council Conference
The Annual Texas Council Conference brings together local, state, and national experts to share perspectives on best practices for integrated health, person directed and recovery-based services, Mental Health First Aid, public policy, peer support, and other promising practices affecting people with serious mental illness, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.
Headliners and Keynotes
Wednesday, June 28
Stephanie Staples works with busy professionals who want to be happier and healthier so that they can bring their “A” game to work & life! She is a highly-acclaimed, international inspirational speaker, author and CJOB radio host. As a Certified Speaking Professional (one of less than 10% of speakers globally), she has created exceptional experiences for her audiences time and time again and has moved, challenged and motivated them into positive, pro-active action.
With a background in nursing, Stephanie is hard-wired for helping others. As the founder of Your Life, Unlimited, Stephanie shares her expertise as regular magazine and newspaper columnist and has been quoted and featured in publications globally. Her books & audio programs are used world-wide and her programs have been proven to increase feelings of hope, happiness & empowerment for participants.
Thursday, June 29
Gina Calhoun serves as National Director for Wellness & Recovery Education at the Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery. As a speaker, she shares her unique recovery experience centering on her relationship with Harrisburg State Hospital; before, during, and after its close. Gina was awarded the Distinguished Advocates Award from the PA Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services, chosen as the PA state representative for the National Pillars of Peer Support Summit and had the honor to keynote for the National Veteran’s Conference as well as the National Association of Peer Specialists Conference.
2017 Conference Sponsors
2017 Conference Exhibitors
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Beacon Health Options
Colonial Life and Accident
Credible Behavioral Health Software
East Texas Behavioral Healthcare Network
Enterprise Fleet Management
Envolve Pharmacy Solutions
Focus 4 Life by Pro International/Prosumers
Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company
Integrated Prescription Management
ISC Group, Inc.
iServ for Texas Centers
Jackson & Coker
Johnson & Johnson
Percensys CORE Learning
San Antonio Clubhouse
Streamline Healthcare Solutions, LLC
Tejas Health Management
Texas Council Risk Management Fund
The Dunlap Group
The Echo Group
The Wood Group
TML MultiState IEBP
UnitedHealth Community & State