Events

Annual Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Depression Center Luncheon

October 5, 2018: Held at the Seawell Ballroom, Denver Center for Performing Arts. Go to the Annual Luncheon event page for more information.

Upcoming Community Programs and Workshops

All of these programs and workshops (with the exception of Working Minds Train the Trainer) are free and open to the public with registration required. For more information and full descriptions about these programs, please visit our Community Programs page. Interested in attending? Please contact community programs manager Alex Yannacone at 303-724-8768 to RSVP.

QPR Suicide Prevention
This evidence-based training covers national and state statistics about suicide, warning signs, and detailed explanation of how to talk to someone who may be in a suicide crisis. This training is designed for anyone including, parents, friends, neighbors, teachers, advocates, doctors, nurses, office supervisors, first responders, etc. to recognize and refer someone at risk of suicide.
February 12: 6pm (Denver School of the Arts, 7150 Montview Blvd, Denver, CO 80220)
February 26: 5:30pm (St. Elizabeth’s School, 2350 N. Gaylord Street, Denver CO 80205)
March 5: 6pm (Columbine High School, 6201 S. Pierce St., Littleton, CO 80123)

February 24: Mental Health Awareness with Alex Yannacone, 5pm (St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 323 Collyer Street, Longmont, CO 80501)
In this workshop, participants will review statistics, facts and warning signs regarding mental illnesses within our society. This talk will also discuss the barriers to treatment and how best to support an individuals with a mental illness.

Toolbox Learning Series

The Toolbox Learning Series provides lifelong tools and skills to ensure mental wellness for individuals within our community.

Throughout the year, the Johnson Depression Center’s Education Events Committee co-hosts ToolBox Learning Series events on current and relevant topics led by an expert clinician from the Center. Past talks include mindfulness, anxiety in teens, and stress management.

If you are interested co-hosting with the Center, please reach out to Alex Yannacone at 303-724-8768.

These events are free and open to public thanks to the Kathy and Brad Coors Foundation.

Recent Toolbox Series Talks


Teens and Depression
with Scott Cypers, PhD

Identification and Treatment Options for Anxiety Disorders with Scott Cypers, PhD


Stress to Success
with Scott Cypers, PhD


To Worry or Not to Worry
with Marianne Wamboldt, MD