On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, Mental Health California will present an elegant evening of recognition of achievements in mental health and wellness among industry leadership. 300 guests will convene to enjoy real stories of hope and resilience, plus great food and dessert, guest speakers, complimentary wine by Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi, exceptional networking, and excellent entertainment throughout. Proceeds will support our training, education, and community outreach programs.
Our esteemed 2019 honorees are Theopia Jackson, Ph.D., President, The Association of Black Psychologists, Inc. for the “Cultural Practitioner Award”; Jim Beall, State Senator, California's 15th Senate District for the “Legislator of the Year Award”; and the California Consortium for Urban Indian Health for the “Advocacy Leadership Award”.
We are also excited to bring you an excellent line-up of guest speakers including Galen Duncan, Ph.D., Vice President, Kings Academy and Professional Development, Sacramento Kings; Eileen Kim, Miss California 2019; Dr. Dennis Godby, BS, MA, ND, Founder, Sacramento Naturopathic Medical Center; Lakshmi Malroutu, Ph.D., Chief Operations Officer, Asian Pacific Community Counseling; and Ms. Lishia Jackson, Counselor, Folsom Lake College and Consumer Representative, Stop Stigma Sacramento.
Guests will be thrilled by outstanding entertainers including a special performance by LB Crew, a dynamic pop-soul/R&B singer known to millions on NBC’s hit show “The Voice” (Season 16 Blind Auditions). His powerful voice embodies passion and conviction, “creating magic” for audiences including music industry veterans Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson, John Legend, and Adam Levine. LB brings rich, soulful vocals to the music industry as a performer, producer, and bandleader. The lineup also includes Missy Robertson from the 12th season of NBC’s “The Voice”. Her emotional delivery of popular and original songs are known worldwide, showcasing her church roots all the way to modern soulful musical influences. Music will be performed by the Harley White, Jr. Quartet.
5:00 p.m. Registration
5:30 p.m. Dinner Social
6:30 p.m. Awards Dinner Program
This year's event is generously sponsored by Highlands Community Charter School, California Health Care Foundation, University of California Office of the President, Sutter Health, Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento County Department of Behavioral Health Services, Alliant International University, UC Davis Health, California State University, Sacramento, Arthur A. Benjamin Health Professions High School, Sierra Vista Hospital, Crestwood Behavioral Health, NextGen Policy, Heritage Oaks Hospital, Asian Pacific Community Counseling, Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society Alliance, Wellness Together, Samuel Merritt University, Southwest Airlines, RCJ Law Enforcement Consulting, and Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi.
Info, Tables & Tickets: https://www.mentalhealthca.org/2019-awards-dinner
Attire: Dressy / Semi-Formal