44th Legislative Breakfast on Mental Health

Building Mental Health Policy for Comprehensive, Integrated, Whole Person Care: Accessible, Effective, Lifelong Supports


Saturday, February 26th, 2022
Presented virtually

8:00am – 8:45am concurrent sessions

Virtual Exhibitor Hall Open

Joshua Lozoff:
Life is Magic Online

Exhibitor Breakout Rooms

Orange Juice Reception

By Invitation – Legislators, Elected Officials,
Speakers, & Sponsors

Representative Graig Meyer, Emcee
Joshua Lozoff: Life is Magic Online

Max Shafir, LCSW, Lead Chair
Senator Mike Woodard, Emcee

Lifetime Achievement Award
Representative Verla Insko

Special Guest Speaker
The State of Mental Health Services in North Carolina
Kody H. Kinsley
NC DHHS Secretary

Representative Paul Luebke Legislative Champion
on Mental Health Award

Senator Jim Burgin

Panel Discussions
Rose Hoban, Moderator
NC Health News

Access to Care
Hailey Shafir, LCMHCS, LCAS, CCS
CEO of Therapeutics Inc
Senator Sydney Batch
Representative Pat Hurley

Effective Care
Victor Armstrong, MSW
NC DHHS Chief Health Equity Officer
Representative Carla Cunningham, BSN, RN
Representative Donna McDowell White, RN

Lifelong Supports
Thava Mahadevan, MS, LCAS
Director of Operations for the UNC Center for
Excellence in Community Mental Health
Representative Verla Insko
Representative Wayne Sasser

Closing Remarks
Senator Mike Woodard

Win a fully interactive, fully magical show for your family and friends via the Zoom platform.

The winner will receive a magic show performed by Joshua Lozoff and captured in digital photographs by Cramer Gallimore Studios. In a live, Zoom performance, Joshua will amaze and amuse your group. He works with people of all ages and is highly interactive. You won’t just be watching a screen. You will be part of the performance. You may have seen North Carolina native Joshua Lozoff astounding television audiences last year on Penn & Teller: Fool Us, or on any number of other TV shows and movies (including Cheers and Clueless).

Cramer Gallimore, from Cramer Gallimore Photography Studio, will capture your special event with digital photos so your family and friends can remember this special time connecting with one another safely. Cramer Gallimore Photography Studio provides location commercial, industrial, advertising, event, corporate, virtual tour, architectural, and digital video to clients in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Fayetteville, the Triangle, Wilmington, all of North Carolina.

To be entered to win, you must be logged on to the Legislative Breakfast on Mental Health main program at 12:00 pm on Saturday, February 26th, 2022. Elected officials, sponsors and event organizers are not eligible to participate. Prize must be used in the next 90 days. Winner will randomly be selected from those on the webinar until the end. Winner will be contacted by the email used on their ticket.