2019 National Dialogues on Behavioral Health
The National Dialogues on Behavioral Health is the oldest ongoing annual conference on mental health and substance abuse in the United States. Formerly known as the Southern Conference on Mental Health, the first conference was held in 1959, making this the 60th anniversary of its convening. The conference, which has been described as “a gem in the behavioral health field,” brings together experts, administrators, providers, consumers, family members, and advocates to discuss cutting-edge topics with a focus on implementation. The event is widely recognized as an opportunity for extended dialogue and interaction for participants.