NAMI Westside Los Angeles is proud to present the Janis Black Warner Speaker series, which features talks by mental health professionals. Events are free and open to the public and no registration is required to attend

When: The first Wednesday of the month at 7 pm. 2019 dates: April 3; May 1; June 5; September 4; October 2; November 6; December 4

Where: The Vista Del Mar Child Study Center: 3200 Motor Ave., Los Angeles 90069 (map)

Note on parking: When you enter the gate off Motor Ave., drive beyond the security kiosk and up the hill. Shutkin Auditorium is on the left. Signs will direct you to the correct room.

Upcoming Subjects and Speakers

Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 7 pm

Subject: Using the LEAP Method of communication from Dr. Xavier Amador’s book, “I Am Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help”

Speaker: Sanjeet Sihota, a MSW, peer coach and mentor

Previous Subjects and Speakers

Wednesday, April 3, 2019
“Updating the Upward Spiral: Practical Neuroscience to Reverse the Course of Depression” with Dr. Alex Korb, Ph.D., neuroscientist, writer, professor and coach at UCLA

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
“What Happens When You are Dead to Your Relative?”
An affordable option for creating a Special Needs Trust. Free Education on Government Benefits” with JLA Trust Executive Director Michelle Wolf

Dr. Jamie Kay, Ph.D. leads a panel discussion with: Amanda Greenberg, Sanjeet Sihota, MSW, Nicholas Maybank, Alexa Blumenstock

Vista Del Mar Child Study Center: 3020 Motor Ave., Los Angeles 90069

Hannah Liddell on Disability Rights California

DRC (Disability Rights California), an Introduction to OPRABA

Hannah Liddell supervising attorney, Office of Payee Review and Beneficiary Assistance.
DRC is a nonprofit agency established by the government to protect and advocate for people
with disabilities.