Post-Conference Institutes

DBSA’s post-conference institutes on Monday, June 17 delve deeper into such topics as impulsivity and entrepreneurship.

Monday, June 17

Post Conference Institutes

Extended length workshops for individuals to dive into topics at greater depths.

9:00 AM–12:00 PM

Beyond Impulse with Steve Propst

During times of crisis, impulsive acts can lead to life-altering changes and wreak havoc on your personal and professional life. During this workshop, presenter Steve Propst will focus on ways to become aware of, prepare for, and recover from the fall-out of impulsive actions made during mania or during acutely symptomatic times. Areas to be addressed include but are not limited to hypersexuality, excessive spending, damage to relationships, and abrupt changes affecting your personal or professional life. Note: Deals with sensitive, adult topics.

9:00 AM–3:00 PM

Exploring Entrepreneurship with Corinna West

Could self-employment be your path to professional success, personal fulfillment, and wellness? Join poet, Olympian, and social entrepreneur Corinna West in this day-long workshop that will help you to identify if entrepreneurship is right for you. You'll explore avenues of self-employment, consulting, or business ownership, then start to narrow down the right focus for you and discover strategies to improve your chance for success! Note: Lunch is on your own.