Happy 1st Anniversary Five on Friday!
Today, I am happy to celebrate with you the first anniversary of Five on Friday. It was one year ago this week that I launched this blog with the aim of connecting, communicating, and breaking the silence around mental illness.
The TD Five Boro Bike Tour: Ride With Us!
This May 7th, we will be cycling throughout New York City to raise funds and awareness for our mental health initiatives worldwide. Join us!
Stand Up for Mental Health!
Join us for a fun fundraiser, sponsored by the Young Professionals Board of the Global Mental Health Program. April 6, 2017 from 7-10 p.m, at the Gotham Comedy Club (208 West 23rd Street). Tickets: $100, includes a comedy performance, open bar, appetizers, and a raffle.
In Praise of Folly: Global Mental Health Award for Innovation in the Arts
On November 9th, the Global Mental Health Program presented acclaimed Venezuelan artist and filmmaker JAVIER TÉLLEZ with the 2nd Global Mental Health Award for Innovation in the Arts. Moderated by John Hanhardt, Consulting Senior Curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the event included film clips, lecture, and discussion with this extraordinary artist.
Celebrating International Women's Day 2017
My first stop on March 8th, International Women's Day, was teaching a class with five extraordinary women from around the world who are members of our Global Mental Health Program. Here are their bold ideas for change when it comes to women and mental health.