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Open Mind Film Screening
Olive Kitteridge
HBO and the Friends invite you to an advanced screening of Olive Kitteridge based on the Pulitzer-Prize winning novel by Elizabeth Strout. Academy Award® winner Frances McDormand and Academy Award® nominee Richard Jenkins star in this HBO Miniseries drama, directed by Academy Award® nominated director Lisa Cholodenko from a teleplay by Emmy® winner Jane Anderson. A discussion with writer and executive producer Jane Anderson and Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Laboratory of Brain, Behavior & Pharmacology at UCLA and Faculty Advisor to the Friends, Andrew F. Leuchter M.D., will follow the screening.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Reception 6:30 PM   Program 7:30 PM, Melnitz Hall, UCLA (see map)
Admission is free but reservations are required.

For questions call 310-206-9299 or sheri@brain.ucla.edu
Parking is available for $12 Structure 3 (see map)

 

Open Mind Lecture
The ADHD Explosion
Stephen P. Hinshaw, PhD, is a Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, and Vice-Chair for Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. He is also editor of Psychological Bulletin. His new book, The ADHD Explosion..Myths, Medication, Money and Today's Push for Performance, deals with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, one of the most controversial and misunderstood medical conditions today. The Friends' Scholar, Tara Peris, Ph.D. will be introducing Dr. Hinshaw.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
7:00 PM Covel Commons, UCLA (see map)
Admission is free but reservations are required.

For questions call 310-206-9299 or sheri@brain.ucla.edu
Parking is available for $12 Sunset Village (see map)

 
Open Mind Lecture
Autism
Private donor reception sponsored by the California Community Foundation
Ron Suskind is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The Way of the World, The One Percent Doctrine, The Price of Loyalty, and A Hope in the Unseen. From 1993 to 2000 he was the senior national affairs writer for the Wall Street Journal, where he won a Pulitzer Prize. His newest book, Life, Animated, chronicles his son Owen's struggle with autism and the way in which the family used Owen's affinity for Disney to connect with him.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
7:00 PM Covel Commons, UCLA (see map)
Admission is free but reservations are required.

For questions call 310-206-9299 or sheri@brain.ucla.edu
Parking is available for $12 in Sunset Village (see map)

 
Open Mind Lecture
Children and Adolescents with Mood Disorders
Dr. David Miklowitz, the director of the Child and Mood Disorders Program at UCLA and the author of The Bipolar Survival Guide, The Bipolar Teen, and Clinicians Guide to Bipolar Disorder, will discuss pediatric bipolar disorder.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
7:00 PM Semel Auditorium, UCLA (see map)
Admission is free but reservations are required.

For questions call 310-206-9299 or sheri@brain.ucla.edu
Parking is available for $12 in Structure 9 (see map)