To excel in their field of expertise, mental health professionals must continuously expand their knowledge of the latest treatment strategies, medications, trends, and research findings not to mention advocacy, insurance, and legal issues. Leverage the Center’s linkages with outstanding mental health professionals, researchers, community leaders and programs, and state policy makers. Take advantage of the opportunity to obtain CMEs and CEUs by participating in symposiums, conferences, workshops, and other educational opportunities.

Symposiums 2019

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Twenty-sixth Annual STEP Symposium, Spring 2019 UNC Friday Center. This 1/2 day community event is designed for providers, patients and their families.


Ninth Annual NC Community Psychiatrists’ Leadership Network Symposium Spring 2019 A UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health collaboration with NC AHEC. The one-day event is designed specifically for medical directors and other leadership (psychiatrists/primary care physicians) in North Carolina’s Public Mental Health System. CME credits available. Contact: