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Thank you so much for coming out on a Sunday morning to the charming Zibby’s Bookshop for our in-person Open Mind program on science-based-parenting with Dr. Jenny Taitz, author of Stress Resets-How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes and Dr. Robin Berman, author of Permission to Parent How to Raise Your Child with Love & Limits. The Friends of the Semel Insitute was honored to be invited by Zibby’s Bookshop to co-host this program and thank their staff for their warm hospitality.


We hope that you will join us for our upcoming virtual Open Mind programs:

  • Thursday June 6 5-6PM PT - ADHD is Awesome, the best-selling new book written by award-winning content creators, Kim and Penn Holderness, is the must-have resource for anyone who lives with ADHD, either themselves or with an affected family member. Written to appeal to the ADHD brain, ADHD is Awesome is the engaging, uplifting antidote to traditional ADHD books. Register here 

  • Monday June 10   5-6PM PT - The State of Hate - a three-part virtual series Part 1 - Hate and the Brain. The State of Hate is a multi-part online series co-sponsored by the Friends of Semel Institute, the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors, and the UCLA Initiative to Study Hate. Register here 


Our Open Mind series continues to be offered to the public at no charge but there are expenses involved in bringing these important programs to you. If you feel that the Open Mind provides a valuable service to you and the community, please consider supporting us by making a tax-free donation here


Thank you for your support.

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