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I'm Not Sick - I Don't Need Help!
How to Help Someone with Mental Illness Accept Treatment
Featuring internationally sought-after speaker, clinical psychologist and author, Xavier Amador, PhD
Friday, March 9, 2018
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Registration begins at 8 a.m.
Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation
228 West Miller, Springfield, IL 62781
Conference Fee: $110 (Memorial Health System Employees: $100)
After Feb. 16, 2018: $120 (Memorial Health System Employees: $110)
Registration includes lunch, CEUs, training materials and a free copy of Dr. Amador’s bestselling book.
Dr. Amador is the founder of the LEAP Institute. He is an internationally sought-after speaker, clinical psychologist and author of eight books, including the international best-seller, “I’m Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help.” Dr. Amador has been featured on The Today Show, Good Morning America, and 60 Minutes. Dr. Amador is a well-known forensic psychologist who has worked on numerous high-profile cases, including the Unabomber, the Elizabeth Smart Kidnapping and 9/11 conspirator cases.
Dr. Amador's research was inspired by his attempts to help his brother Henry, who developed schizophrenia, accept treatment. Like tens of millions of others diagnosed with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, Henry did not believe he was ill.