The Westminster Counseling Center supports mental health awareness and education for lay persons and professionals.
The following are two opportunities this fall:
Mental Health Across the Life Span. Three Sessions on September 12, 19 and 26
6:30 pm at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1200 Nicollet Avenue, downtown Minneapolis
This series focuses on mental health issues arising in childhood, early and middle adulthood and advanced age. Speakers will be from Westminster’s Congregational Care Council, Westminster’s Counseling Center and St. David’s Center, Child and Family Development. Free parking for Westminster events is available in the church’s underground garage. For more information contact Rev. David Shinn.
Hope, Humor and Healing. Finding light in dark places. Sunday, October 21
10 am - 4 pm at Temple Israel, 2323 Fremont Avenue South, Minneapolis
This is the 18th annual conference on mental health sponsored by the Twin Cities Jewish community. The keynote speaker is humorist and radio personality John Moe, followed by two sessions of workshops on a wide variety of topics related to mental health. Register online at www.jfcsmpls.org Box lunches at no charge to everyone who registers by October 5. Parking is limited and carpooling is suggested.
Both of these events are free and open to people of all or no faiths.