The Pathways to Wellness Conference

An annual celebration of the power of mental health recovery for the Northern Virginia community.

 

May 17, 2024

9 am to 2 pm

Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center at Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale Campus
8333 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA

Theme logo says Sparking Hope, Igniting Resilience
Our conference theme is all about the healing, empowering feeling of hope. Hopefulness can help us recover from setbacks and give us the strength to bounce back. In this conference, our speakers and workshops will lay out paths to help you with both.

Support the Conference

Donations help us offset the rising costs of conference space rental, catering, speaker and presenter fees and all the other things that make this conference wonderful.

Call for Workshops

Our workshops focus on the power of mental health recovery. If you’d like to present a workshop at the conference, tell us all about it! 

Note: Northern Virginia Community College does not sponsor or endorse this event.

Conference logo with a sun rising over a landscape

The Conference is Planned and Presented by The Wellness and Recovery Committee

About The Wellness and Recovery Committee

The committee is made up of representatives from the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board and area nonprofit organizations focused on the needs of people in mental health recovery. The Conference is designed for persons with mental health issues, persons with co-occurring disorders, families, professionals, and others with an interest in the topics of wellness and recovery.

Logos of Wellness and Recovery Committee organizations

More To See, Read and Watch

Our 2023 Conference Roundup

Our conference in May 2022 featured a broad variety of speakers and workshops.

Our 2022 Conference Roundup

Our conference in May 2022 featured a broad variety of speakers and workshops.

Our 2021 Conference Roundup

Our conference in October 2021 was an online, with great speakers and powerful stories.

Videos from Past Conferences

Videos from online conferences. Some are short and some are full-length keynotes.