Arts, Mental Health & Social Distancing - Arts Initiative Virtual Series

4:00 pm on Wednesday, May 13, 2020
5:30 pm on Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Contact Organization:
Boston University Arts Initiative
Contact Name:
Ty Furman
Join the BU Arts Initiative and the BU Wellbeing Project for the second webinar event in our Arts Initiative Virtual Series for a thoughtful and timely discussion with three mental health experts to discuss Arts, Mental Health & Social Distancing. Our presenters will discuss their work, contemporary mental health issues for college students, and the mental health benefits of a variety of arts engagement activities. They will also share relevant resources everyone can utilize. Presenters: - Dr. Girija Kaimal, Associate Professor in the Drexel University Ph.D. in Creative Arts Therapies and President-Elect of the American Art Therapy Association - Dr. Sarah Lipson, Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Public Health and Associate Director of the Healthy Minds Network - Dr. Jeremy Nobel, Faculty at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine and founder of the Foundation for Art and Healing Participants will also have a chance to ask questions and share additional resources you have found helpful during this time. RSVP Required