Join the Annual Mental Health Conference This Sunday

This year’s conference, Finding Strength through Resilience, will be held virtually this Sunday, October 17. The keynote speaker will be Jeffrey Zuckerman, author of the award-winning memoir Unglued: A Bipolar Love Story. Jeff will discuss how, in the face of his wife’s late-onset severe illness, he has managed his own well-being through compassion, faith, education, and […]

21st Annual Virtual Conference on Mental Health

JFS, along with Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis invites the public to join the 2021 Twin Cities Jewish Community 21st Annual Virtual Conference on Mental Health on Sunday, October 17 from 9AM to 2:30PM. The mission of the Mental Health Conference is to raise awareness, provide education and reduce stigma of mental and […]

Mental Health Conference Recordings Available

Nearly 500 people “attended” the 2020 Virtual Mental Health Conference via Zoom in October. JFS mental health practitioner and PEARLS counselor Tara Burns, MA, and JFS Community Chaplain Rabbi Lynn Liberman, BCC, presented “COVID-19: I’m Doing OK, But Why Do I Feel So Sad?” Nearly 65 people watched Lynn and Tara’s presentation that helped participants […]

Twin Cities Jewish Community 20th Annual Virtual Mental Health Conference

Mark your calendars for the Twin Cities Jewish Community Mental Health Conference – an event that has been raising awareness of mental health issues, reducing stigma and providing support for individuals, families and professionals since 2001. The event, Inviting Positivity in Uncertain Times, which is free and open to people of all faiths and spiritualities […]

JFS Professionals to Present at Annual Mental Health Conference

JFS will be well represented at the Twin Cities Jewish Community VIRTUAL Annual Mental Health Conference on Sunday, October 18. Join any of the sessions via Zoom from 9:30AM to 3:00PM. JFS mental health practitioner and PEARLS counselor Tara Burns, MA, and JFS Community Chaplain Rabbi Lynn Liberman, BCC, will present “COVID-19: I’m Doing OK, […]

Registration Now Open for Annual Mental Health Conference

Mark your calendars for the Twin Cities Jewish Community Mental Health Conference – an event that has been raising awareness of mental health issues, reducing stigma and providing support for individuals, families and professionals since 2001. The event, Inviting Positivity in Uncertain Times, is free and open to people of all faiths and spiritualities. It […]

JFS Community Chaplain Teaches the Value of Our Stories

The 19th annual Mental Health Conference was held in October. More than 400 people attended. Keynote speaker and jazz musician Sam Miltich told the crowd about his personal journey through mental illness. Through his music and personal stories, Sam provided encouragement that recovery is possible. The conference featured 22 workshops. JFS Community Chaplain Rabbi Lynn […]

19th Annual Twin Cities Mental Health Conference

Mark your calendars for the Twin Cities Jewish Community Mental Health Conference – an event that has been raising awareness of mental health issues, reducing stigma and providing support for individuals, families and professionals since 2001. The event, Creating Healing and All that Jazz which is free and open to people of all faiths and spiritualities will be held Sunday, October 20, at Temple Israel in Minneapolis.

Annual Mental Health Conference on Sunday

The 19th annual Mental Health Education Conference sponsored by the Twin Cities Jewish community, “Creating Healing and All that Jazz,” will be held 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at Temple Israel. The event, which is free and open to people of all faiths and will feature a keynote address from Sam Miltich, […]