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Burying the Myth: Mental Illness Does Not Equal Violence

February 16, 2023 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Burying the Myth: Mental Illness Does Not Equal Violence
Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. ET

Join NYLPI and Disability Rights NY for a multi-disciplinary panel discussing the myth, the dangerous policies arising from the myth, and the obstacles caused by the myth, as we advocate for voluntary mental health care and accessible services.

Featuring panelists Felix Guzman, Self Advocate, Jeanie Tse, Medical Director at Fountain House NY and Steve Smith, Licensed Clinical Psychologist. Moderated by Professor Alex S. Vitale.

Closed captioning and ASL interpretation will be provided. The event will be recorded.

Registration is required for this free event. Register here.

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Date:
February 16, 2023
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Disability Rights New York

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