Mental Health Challenges: An Individualized, Community-Based Response

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Date(s) - 11/10/2015
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


unnamedWesleyan Adult Fitness Wellness Series Program entitled: Mental Health Challenges:  An Individualized, Community-Based Response will be held in Woodhead Lounge, ESC184 on Tuesday, November 10th from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.

Lucy McMillan from Gilead Community Services will provide information on better understanding mental illness, discuss the benefits of community mental health services vs. institutional care and humanize mental illness by sharing stories of their clients.   This program will be useful for any member of the Wesleyan community whether you know someone with mental illness or simply want to raise your understanding.

To register for this program and for any additional details please go to our website:


Jennifer Roach is the Civic Engagement Fellow in Allbritton for the academic year 2015-2016. She is a recent Wesleyan alumni, class of 2014. Since graduating, she has moved to Hartford to continue developing Summer of Solutions Hartford, an urban farming internship program she worked on during her time at Wesleyan.