• Crushing Stigma:
    Building Mental Strength for Life

    Leave feeling hopeful, empowered, and armed with knowlege and resources.

  • October 6, 2021 | 5:30-8 PM

    Central Bucks High School South
    1100 Folly Road, Warrington

    Event Timeline

    5:30 PM - Doors Open

    • More than 20 Mental Health Resource Provider Exhibits

    6-7 PM - Panel Sessions

    7-8 PM - Keynote Presentation - Crushing Stigma - Building Mental Strength for Life

    Presented by Nicholas Emeigh, Director of Outreach & Development, NAMI Bucks Countynick emeigh

    Nicholas Emeigh is a mental health advocate and public speaker with 5 years of continuous recovery from mental illness, substance use, and is a survivor of 3 suicide attempts. He proudly serves the community as Director of Outreach and Development for NAMI Bucks County PA providing help, hope, awareness and opportunities to Bucks County’s 640,000 residents. He speaks often at conferences, schools, and institutions of medicine and higher learning on the power of peer support, about his own journey through an intense battle with mental illness, and what he is doing now to help shatter the stigma so that no one feels alone on their journey to recovery.

  • This event is open to students, adults, and families. Free childcare (children age 4 and older) will be provided for all or a portion of the event as needed. Register for event updates and childcare at www.cbsd.org/crushingstigma_register