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June 28, 2006 Photos: Opening Day

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Welcome to Washington, D.C.! Attendees check in at registration.

Joyce Burland (center), founder of NAMI’s Family-to-Family program congratulates Becky Beckett and Laura Hand of New Mexico, recipients of the 2006 Family-to-Family Leadership Award.

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Dr. Thomas Insel of the National Institute of Mental Health and Dr. Donald Vereen of National Institute on Drug Abuse present at the New Directions in Research session.

Convention-goers talk one-on-one with Dr. Insel after his presentation on new research.

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The first-ever Multicultural Strategic Summit gets underway with a meet-and-greet social hour.

At NAMI’s Capitol Hill Reception, Congressman Robert Scott of Virginia receives an Exemplary Legislator Award for his leadership in the fight against the criminalization of mental illness.

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