Talk About It: Schools
1047 Hollins St., Baltimore MD, 21223 December 1, 2015, 6:00 - 8:00pm
When risk is high for mental illness and addiction, interventions must be designed to meet the needs of children in school. How do we recognize a child’s mental health symptoms, and what do we do? What must happen to bring effective means of detection and interventions into the school setting, and how do we influence the cultural climate so that there is more ease with discussing behavioral health challenges? Join Kristen Goodreau, LCPC, and Kate Evans, LCSW-C, Hope Health Systems for a wide-ranging conversation on how to better talk about mental illness and addiction in our schools. The event opens with a meditative moment offered by the Holistic Life Foundation.
This event was part of the 2015 Talk About It Series
This event took place in conjunction with the exhibition What Love Looks Like: Sisters
What Love Looks Like: Sisters portrays a relationship between sisters touched by mental illness, addiction, death, and love. The exhibition illuminates what is gained from empathy and connection rather than stigmatization and separation— the…