School of Social Change | Course 1: Mental Health Agenda

Friday, October 14 - Sunday, October 16, 2018

Friday, October 14th, 2018

3pm: Arrive, check in, explore the grounds. Hike, swim in the river, relax in a hammock

5pm: Welcome to the School of Social Change - An Overview of How Change Happens

7pm: Guided discussion and dinner in the lodge

8pm: Campfire discussion led by Stephen Hinshaw - ‘The Global State of Mental Health’


Saturday, October 15th, 2018

8:00am: Morning Meditation w. James Brown and Yoga with Lauren Bozarth (or just relax!)

9:30: Breakfast in the Lodge

10:00: Garden discussion with BringChange2Mind’s Pamela Harrington - Understanding the Stigma Surrounding Mental Health and How to Address It

11:00 - 12:00: - Introducing Evryman - The state of Men’s Mental Health with Lucas Krump and Dan MacCombie

12:00 - 1:30: Lunch and discussion in the flower garden

1:30 - 3:00: Introducing Raegan Sealy - How Culture Makes Social Change

3:00 - 4:30: Break and hike

4:30 - 5:30: Introducing Andy Imparato - The Role of Government in Mental Health and Where Both Sides Sit on the Issue

5:30 - 8:30: Cocktails on the lawn and panel discussion with all of our speakers

8:30 - 10:00: Film screening in the barn / Live Music with the Cameroons


Sunday, October 16th, 2018

8:00 - 9:30: Morning Meditation w. James Brown and Yoga with Lauren Bozarth (or just relax!)

9:30 - 10:00: Breakfast in the Lodge

10:00 - 11:00: Introducing Elyse Fox - How @SadGirlsClub is Using Social Media and Community to Create Emotional Support and Reduce Stigma

11:00 - 12:00: Understanding How to Use Your Skills, Talents, Passions and Assets to Make Change

12:00 - 1:00 - Closing lunch and discussion