Thursday, April 2, 2020

[Canceled] Bright Nights Community Forum: "Understanding Bipolar Disorder" in Southfield

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Congregation Shaarey Zedek
27375 Bell Road
Southfield, Michigan

***This event has been canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak; the health and safety of attendees is our top priority. We are looking to reschedule this event for the fall of this year.***

A presentation by Melvin McInnis, M.D., Research Director for the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program at the University of Michigan, in collaboration with Kadima, and a panel of experts to answer the audience’s questions.

Bipolar Disorder can be a devastating illness, for both individuals and families. It is a chronic disease with unstable and unpredictable moods. However, the positive news is that bipolar disorder is treatable, and new research advances are underway. Join experts to learn more about the latest research on the causes and treatments for bipolar disorder.

Speakers:

Melvin McInnis, M.D., Director, Prechter Program
Emily Mower Provost, Ph.D., Faculty, Prechter Program
David Marshall, Ph.D., Faculty, Prechter Program
Heather Steenrod, Prechter Program
Anita Mitchell, BA, MM, SST, Director of Residential Services, Kadima
Nicole Lawson, Clinical Administrator, Oakland Community Health Network  

***This event has been canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak; the health and safety of attendees is our top priority. We are looking to reschedule this event for the fall of this year.***

 

Free and open to the public. Please email kbergman@umich.edu if you have any questions about this event.

For Social Workers:
Core Learning, Inc. is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved provider number: MICEC-0067. This program will award 1.5 CE Clock Hours. For continuing education questions or grievances, please contact Core Learning, Inc. at 248-933-2673 or sappel@corelearninginc.com. For ADA accommodations, please contact Congregation Shaarey Zedek at 248-357-5544.

Organizations focusing on mental health services will have information tables at this event. Doors will open at 6:30pm so attendees can visit these tables. 

 
***This event is generously supported by the Tyler Howard Memorial Fund***