Open Mind, a Community Lecture and Film Series and Special Events

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January 11, 2021

Rabbi Steve Leder discussed his inspiring and comforting book, The Beauty of What Remains, that takes us on a journey through the experience of loss that is fundamental to everyone. He was joined in converation by David Reuben, M.D.

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January 19, 2021

Bedlam, explores myriad roadblocks to mental healthcare: the lack of medical research, the paucity of new treatments, a profound shortage of inpatient beds, the enduring stigma, and our disabling shame. The discussion included Bedlam author Kenneth Rosenberg, M.D., Judge Songhai Armstead, DA George Gascon, Felicia Jones, The Honorable Patrick Kennedy, and Jonathan E. Sherin, M.D., Ph.D.

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The Friends of the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and
Human Behavior at UCLA is dedicated to improving the lives of people with mental illness by supporting research to advance innovative treatments and sponsoring educational programs to raise awareness and erase stigma.*

The Friends of the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
760 Westwood Plaza C7-463
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Email: wkelman@mednet.ucla.edu

Phone: 310 825-3119
 

* The Friends of the Semel Institute is a 501(c)(3)  volunteer organization under the auspices of the UCLA Foundation.