Open Mind, a Community Lecture and Film Series and Special Events 2006

Snowcake

December 2006

Screening of feature film "SnowCake" starring Sigourney Weaver and Alan RickmanSpeakers: Dr. David Feinberg, Director Child and Adolescent Outpatient Evaluationand Treatment Clinic and Dr. Pegeen Cronin, Director UCLA Autism Evaluation Clinic.

Dreamland

November 2006

Screening of Greg Little's film Dreamland about gambling addiction.Speaker: Dr. Timothy Fong, Semel Institute Gambling Disorders Program.

THIN

September 2006
After the screening, Lauren Greenfield discussed her documentary about eating disorders with Dr. Michael Strober, Director of the Eating Disorders Program, Semel Institute,

Fundraiser

3rd Annual Shopping DaySeptember 2006The Friends 3rd Annual Shopping Day. Weathervane, 1209 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica.

Conference

Borderline Personality Disorder

June 2006

The Friends were pleased to present their first conference on Borderline Personality Disorder.Speakers: Dr. Anthony Bateman, Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health London UK,Dr. Robin Kissell, Semel Institute UCLA, Dr. Kenneth Silk, University of Michigan,Dr. Frank E. Yeomans, Cornell University. 

Salon

Teen Depression

May 2006

Speaker: Dr. Mark De Antonio, Director of Child and Adolescent Inpatient Services Semel Institute. 

Salon

Coping with an Illness

March 2006

Speaker: Dr. David Wellisch, Professor of Medical Psychology Chief Psychologist, Adult Division,Department of Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA.

The Criminal Mind

February 2006

peaker: Dr. Park Dietz, forensic psychiatrist

Salon
Anxiety
January 2006
Speaker: Dr. Mark Barad, Director UCLA Anxiety Disorders Clinic 

 

ABOUT US

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.