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LIVE INTERNET SESSIONS/WORKSHOP TRACKS

FRIDAY, AUGUST 27

Doug Beach, Chair, 2021 Pathways to Hope Conference, and Rev. Veron Blue, Family Life International Ministries, and Bridges to Care San Antonio

9:50 AM   Words of Inspiration

Rev. Dr. Kenneth Kemp, M.D., Senior Pastor, Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

9:55 AM   Imagining a Compassionate Community

Mayor Ron Nirenberg, City of San Antonio

Dr. Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Asst. Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; and Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Former U.S. Rep., Dr. Tim Murphy, former politician, psychologist, and author of Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (2016)

11:00 – 11:15 AM

Break to Workshops

SATURDAY, AUGUST 28

Doug Beach, Chair, 2021 Pathways to Hope Conference; and Rev. Veron Blue, Family Life International Ministries, and Bridges to Care San Antonio

9:35 AM   Words of Inspiration

Dr. Rajam Ramamurthy, Emeritus Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UT Health San Antonio, Member of Interreligious Council of San Antonio, and San Antonio Peace Laureate

9:45 AM   Remarks / Lifetime Achievement and Mental Health Champion Awards

Rev. Jermine Alberty, BSB/M, M. Div, and Executive Director, Pathways to Promise

10:15 AM   Plenary 1

Dr. Paula Dobbs-Wiggins, Chair, Board of Directors, Parkland Hospital, Dallas, Board Certified Psychiatrist, Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, Ordained Pastor, and Recently Retired Professor of the Practice of Pastoral Care at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University

10:45 AM   Plenary 2

Soul Stories: Bridges to Care and My Life

Renia Lavender, Family Life International Ministries; Dominique Anderson, New Creation Christian Fellowship; Sydney Randall, Family Life International Ministries; and Rev. Veron Blue, Family Life International Ministries, and Bridges to Care San Antonio

11:10 AM   Plenary 3

Supportive Communities and Wellness: How Bridges to Care has Changed our Faith Community

April Williams, Vertical Church; Dr. Andy Gray, Kingdom Life Christian Ministries; Bishop Alfred Blue, Family Life International Ministries; and Rev. Veron Blue, Family Life International Ministries, and Bridges to Care San Antonio

11:50 AM   Plenary 4

Finding our Way: Addressing Mental Health Care Inequities

Dan H. Gillison, Jr., CEO, NAMI National