Mental Health Ministries

Past Events

NAMI National Convention: Think, Learn and Live: Wellness, Resiliency and Recovery

Wednesday, June 27 - Saturday, June 30, 2012 – Seattle, WA

NAMI National Convention

Carole Wills, Chair NAMI FaithNet Advisory Committee

NAMI National Convention

Craig Rennebohm, Executive Director, Pathways to Promise

NAMI National Convention

NAMI Parity for Patriots rally

2012 Conference on Mental Health & Spirituality: A New Season

Friday, June 6 - Saturday, June 7, 2012 –  Los Angeles, CA

A New Season

Pre-conference workshop for clergy, staff, volunteers and chaplains at White Memorial Hospital

A New Season

Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health conference on Mental Health and Spirituality

Faith Communities & Mental Illness Conference

Friday, April 27, 2012 – Tucson, AZ

Tucson Conference

Susan giving keynote address.

Tucson Conference

St. Philip's In The Hills Episcopal Church

Tucson Conference

Over 400 in attendance

Tucson Conference

Community Resource Fair

2012 NAMI Walk

Saturday, April 21, 2012 – San Diego, CA

NAMI Walk

Nancy K Murray, Susan Gregg-Schroeder, Jean Wright-Elson, Stan Schroeder

NAMI Walk

Mental Health Ministries table at resource fair

NAMI Walk

Susan and Anita Fisher, Director of Education, NAMI San Diego.

NAMI National Convention: Building Better Lives

Wednesday–Saturday, July 6-9, 2011 – Chicago, IL

NAMI National Convention

NAMI national convention, July 6-9, 2011.
Back row from left to right, Rev. Susan Gregg-Schroeder, Carole Wills, Bill Kinschner, Dr. Gunnar Christiansen, Susan Christiansen. Front row, Bonnie Kinschner, Rev. Bob Dell, Rev. Jackson Day, Deacon Tom Lambert.

NAMI National Convention

NAMI FaithNet Advisory Committee
Dr. Gunnar Christiansen, Deacon Tom Lambert, Carole Wills, Susan Christiansen, Rev. Susan Gregg-Schroeder, Katrina Gay (NAMI staff)

NAMI National Convention

Rev. Craig Rennebohm (NAMI FaithNet Advisory Committee member) speaks with Rev. Gregg-Schroeder

NAMI "Mental Illness and Families of Faith: Challenge and Vision" Conference,

Thursday, May 19, 2011 – Claremont, CA

NAMI Pomona Valley and Tri-City Mental Health Care sponsored a conference on May 19, "Mental Illness and Families of Faith." I was privileged to be the keynote speaker and to witness an enthusiastic and creative group of committed persons and groups.

Claremont Conference

Alexander Hughes Conference Center

Claremont Conference

Dick Bunce welcomes attendees

Claremont Conference

Susan gives keynote speech

Claremont Conference

Interfaith panel

Claremont Conference

Pam Bunce at MHM table

2011 NAMI Walk

Saturday, April 16, 2011 – San Diego, CA

Video taken from the event by John Imel:

Mental Health Ministries at NAMI Walk San Diego from John Imel on Vimeo.

NAMI Walk

Mental Healtlh Ministries and NAMI FaithNet exhibit

NAMI Walk

John Imel, Susan and Stan Schroeder

NAMI Walk

Exhibitor Check-in

NAMI Walk

Susan's husband, Stan, talks with people at the exhibit

NAMI Walk

Susan's husband Stan visits

NAMI Walk

A beautiful day in San Diego

NAMI Walk

People look at the exhibits

NAMI Walk

People approaching the MHM Booth

NAMI Walk

Walking across the bridge in Balboa Park

NAMI Walk

Susan and a "puppet" after the walk

Mental Illness as a Spiritual Journey Conference

Friday, April 1, 2011 – Chapel Hill, NC

Faith Connections on Mental Illness sponsored a conference on April 1, 2011 at St. Thomas More Church in Chapel Hill, NC. Susan was the keynote speaker for a full conference of 350 participants. The topic of the conference was "Mental Illness as a Spiritual Journey: Creating Caring Congregations."

Chapel Hill Conference

St. Thomas More is host church in Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill Conference

Candle lighting service with Faith Connections planning committee

Chapel Hill Conference

350 persons attend interfaith conference

Chapel Hill Conference

Susan as keynote speaker

Chapel Hill Conference

Susan and guest speaker, Dr. Gary Duncan