Presented by the Missouri Mental Health Foundation and the Missouri Department of Mental Health

The RVRC Planning Committee is pleased to announce the inclusion of the following topics at the upcoming 2021 Virtual RVRC Consumer Conference:

  • Finances & Guardianship
  • Resilience & Family Supports
  • Promoting Change & Recovery
  • Mentoring
  • Self-Advocacy & Empowerment
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Autism, & Schizophrenia

Final topics subject to change depending on presenter availability.

Featuring keynote speaker
Susan Badeau

Sue Badeau is a nationally known speaker, writer and consultant with a heart for children and families. After receiving a degree in Early Childhood Education from Smith College, Sue worked for many years in child welfare and juvenile justice systems. She currently serves on several national and international boards including the Association for Training on Trauma and Attachment (ATTACh), Justice for Families and Imara International.

Sue and her husband, Hector, are lifetime parents of twenty-two children, two by birth and twenty adopted (three, with terminal illnesses, are now deceased). They have also served as foster parents to several dozen children and twice hosted refugees from Kosovo and Sudan.

Event Sponsorship Opportunities

All sponsorship opportunities will include a minimum of: Recognition on the conference website and social media and/or logo/listing in the digital conference program booklet.

Learn more about our sponsorship options: