NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
L2.81
Timeslot: 
Session 2: Saturday, June 2nd: 12:00 - 1:50pm
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Description/Abstract of your Event: 

This panel will lead a discussion around the mental health crisis in America. Topics will include deficiencies in mental health services regarding rural and urban populations, generational concerns, veterans' services, homelessness, wrongful incarceration of diagnosed youth, lack of funding for services, as well as qualified practitoners, and others.

Participants

Timothy Tarkelly is an activist and writer from Hays, KS. He earned his masters in Drama Therapy from Kansas State University and currently works for a non-profit that serves rural survivors of domestic and sexual violence. His poetry has been featured by Paragon Journal, Whisper and the Roar,...

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