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NAMI Convention Photos: June 21, 2007


Attendees read through the convention program, deciding which sessions to attend.

Lynne Saunders of the NAMI staff (right) presents the Family-to-Family Leadership Award to Suzanne Robinson of NAMI Ohio. 


NAMI Ohio Executive Director Jim Mauro presents the Rona and Ken Purdy Award to End Discrimination to Jill Connors, who accepted the award on behalf of her father, Jonathan Charles "Charlie" Alder, who was unable to attend. The award was bestowed on Mr. Adler for his efforts to pass parity legislation in Ohio. 

Rev. Susan Gregg-Shroeder of Mental Health Ministries (left) and Carol Green, a BeFriender minister, are part of the panel at the FaithNet networking session. 


Attendees enjoy an ice cream break while browsing the art show in the exhibit hall.

Attendees gather for the opening plenary.

Image NAMI Executive Director Mike Fitzpatrick (right) presents the Distiguished Service Award, NAMI's highest honor, to Henry J. Steadman for his career-long research and activism in the field of criminal justice, mental illness, and co-occuring substance abuse disorders. 
Actor Joe Pantoliano chats with a convention attendee. Image

Convention attendee and author John McManamy prepares to play his didgeridoo at the evening talent show. 


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