2017 Peace of Mind Mental Health Conference

Mental Health Challenges Facing Today’s Youth and Young Adults: Benefits of Early Intervention


October 7, 2017

8AM – 2PM

Crosswalk Conference Center
Green Acres Baptist Church
Tyler, Texas


Register Today!

No charge for admission due to the generosity of sponsors.


Continuing Education Credits Available

5 Continuing Education Credit’s for LVN, RN and LPC, LMFT, LCSW’s are being offered to any participants that register, pay their fee, attend the complete day and will receive their certificate at the end of the event.
The fee is $10 for any registrations desiring to receive credits.


CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education (CNE) by the Texas Nurses Association-Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

To receive contact hours for this continuing nursing education activity, the participant must: sign in at registration desk, attend entire activity unless partial attendance is allowed, and complete the evaluation tool within specified time frame. Once successful completion has been verified, a “Certificate of Successful Completion” will be awarded for 5.0 contact hours.
This CNE activity has been jointly provided by CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System collaboratively with Samaritan Counseling Center of East Texas.

For complete details click here.

Peace of Mind is a program of The Samaritan Counseling Center of East Texas.

Each year we bring you the Peace of Mind Tyler mental health conference.

2017 Conference Speakers

This year’s speakers plus other community leaders will be presenting and answering questions surrounding mental health for the late adolescent and early adulthood population.


    Ron Honberg

      Sarah Upson

        Mike Veny

          Laura Grace Dykes

            David Dykes

            In addition to the speakers pictured above, a panel of several attorneys, including Smith County Judge Nathaniel Moran, will answer questions surrounding the legal matters involved for parents attempting to help their young adult children navigate the current mental health system.

            Conference Registration

            The conference is free, but seating is limited so registration is required.

            Online Registration is closed.


            Thanks to Our Sponsors

            The Rogers Foundation
            Andrews Center
            Bobbie Burks 4:13 Center for Change
            Paula and Mark Brookshire
            CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System
            Deborah and Steven P. Keuer, M.D.
            McSwane Family Charitable Fund
            at the East Texas Communities Foundation
            Southside Bank
            UT Health Northeast
            Val A. Browning Charitable Foundation


            Past Conferences