NAMICon FAQ

NAMICon 2022 FAQs

Please see our Frequently Asked Questions below, which will be updated regularly with additional details. If you do not see the information you need, please email us at convention@nami.org.

When and where will NAMICon 2022 be held?
This year’s NAMICon will be a virtual event and held June 14–16.

How do I register and how much does it cost?
Registration is now open. The registration fees are $10 for students and peers, $15 for NAMI members, and $25 for non-NAMI members.

What will be included in the virtual convention?
The three-day virtual NAMICon will consist of plenaries, workshops, special sessions, special events, a virtual exhibit hall and 2022 NAMI Alliance Day (for NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates).

What is included in my registration fee?
The convention registration fee includes all virtual activities for June 14–16.

If I cancel my registration, will I receive a refund?
All registration fees are non-refundable.

Will I get much out of the convention if I am not a NAMI member?  How do I benefit if I am not a NAMI member?
We encourage both members and non-members to attend our convention. NAMI is the nation’s largest and most influential grassroots advocacy group working on behalf of individuals with lived experience and caregivers. Whether or not you are a member of NAMI, you will benefit from the information offered during the event, as well as the chance to network with some of the most knowledgeable mental health advocates in the nation. Become a NAMI Member.

Can I earn Continuing Education (CE) Credits?
Social workers and registered nurses can earn CE credits by attending sessions at NAMICon. The exact number of hours will be finalized in May. At previous virtual conventions, we were able to offer up to 16 credits.

NAMI is a certified provider through the Minnesota Board of Social Work and the California Board of Registered Nursing. Please check with your specific agency to verify that they accept credits from these providers.

Is there a charge for the Continuing Education (CE) Credits?
No. You can apply for CE credits at no charge.

I am interested in being a sponsor at NAMICon 2022. Who should I contact?
Please contact Elizabeth Marconi at emarconi@nami.org