On Sat. May 14th, Morehouse School of Medicine will host a Community outreach event regarding mental health and juvenile justice. It is free to the public. The event has a number of collaborators including Morehouse School of Medicine, the GA Black Women Attorneys, the American Psychiatric Association, and The Carter Center. OB's Founder, Dr. Sarah Y. Vinson was instrumental in the planning process and will serve as the moderator for the panels.
The formal program is from 1-4 pm and it will be followed by a reception and resource fair. Panelists include lawyers, a judge, child mental health professionals and parents. The resource fair includes mental health, advocacy and legal organizations. Refreshments will be served during the fair. The target audience is community members, parents, advocates, policymakers and providers and the event is free of charge.
For more info. and to reserve a seat, go to APApsy.ch/CommunityEvent.