Jun 102013

As most of you have probably heard by now.  Alternatives 2013, he national mental health conference organized by and for those in the mental health consumer/survivor/peer recovery movement will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, Texas, from Wednesday, December 4, to Saturday, December 7, 2013.  Further an email from National Empowerment Center, Inc announced that scholarship applications for the conference are now available.  The text of the email follows:

We are pleased to announce that the scholarship application is now available.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) hopes to provide financial support to current and past consumers of mental health services to attend the Alternatives Conference.
The application deadline is July 22, 2013. Answers to most scholarship questions and the application are available at: http://power2u.org/alternatives2013/scholarships
Hotel Registration Begins Now
Reservations may now be made for hotel rooms at the Hyatt Regency, Austin, Texas.
Future Announcements
Please stay tuned for future announcements about Alternatives 2013 including keynote speakers and registration. Our official Alternatives website is: http://www.power2u.org/alternatives2013
Another great way to keep up to date is to join our Alternatives Conference Announcements Facebook page at: