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November 8, 2023
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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The Science Behind Mental Illness

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Diagnosing mental illness isn't like diagnosing other chronic diseases

Diagnosing mental illness isn't like diagnosing other chronic diseases. Are mental health disorders best understood as physical illnesses that affect the brain? Or do these disorders belong in a category all their own? Explore the causes, treatment, and prevention of mental illness and separate myths & facts in this often-misunderstood topic.

  • Certificates of attendance are provided at no cost. 
  • CEUs are not provided. 
  • Everyone who registers will receive the webinar recording & resource info 24 hours after the live event.


Jaymi Dormaier is a Licensed Master Social Worker with ten years of experience in the mental health field. In Jaymi's career as a social worker and therapist she has worked with diverse populations focusing on anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, foster care, adoption, homelessness, and addiction. She is passionate about helping others live a life they love.


Mindspring Mental Health Alliance

Mindspring Mental Health Alliance is a grassroots, self-help, education, support, and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families impacted by mental health. 

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