Film Forum and Community Forum this week at the Austen Riggs Center – both free and open to the public.
Stockbridge, MA – October 9, 2018 – The Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center is pleased to announce the following two events this week, both free and open the public and both being held at the Austen Riggs Center:
- Film Forum–Thursday, October 11 at 7:15 p.m.
The theme for the fall Film Forum series (now in its 17th year) is “Neurotic Relationships.” Medical Director/CEO Dr. Andrew J. Gerber will lead the discussion. For film titles and more information, please call Film Forum Coordinator Cornelia Kalischer at 413.298.5519 ext. 5615.
- Community Forum: Mental Health, Law, and Immigration–Friday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m.
This forum will bring together experts in the area of child mental health, family law, and healthcare to begin to identify the challenges faced by many immigrant families both nationally and in our local community. The forum will be moderated by Anne C. Dailey, JD; Linda Mayes, MD; and Ilana Steinhauer, MSN, FNP-BC.
For a complete listing of upcoming events at the Austen Riggs Center, visit: www.austenriggs.org/conferences.
About the Austen Riggs Center
Austen Riggs Center, a leading psychiatric hospital and residential treatment program, has been serving adults since 1919. Within a completely open setting, patients are provided immersion in an intensive treatment milieu that emphasizes respectful engagement. Individual psychodynamic psychotherapy is provided four times a week by doctors on staff. The Erikson Institute for Education and Research of the Austen Riggs Center studies individuals in their social contexts through research, training, education, and outreach programs in the local community and beyond.
The Austen Riggs Center is located in Stockbridge, MA. For more information about its services, please call 413.298.5511 or 800.517.4447 or visit www.austenriggs.org.