In an article from July of last year, Dr. Lisa Pryor discusses how the discussion around mental health has shifted and the positive and negative impacts of that shift. She argues that while much good has been done, many illnesses are still left out of the picture and our discussions need to shift even further. On February 21st, the Boisi Center will host theologian Elizabeth Antus to discuss Christian theology and its ongoing discussions of mental illness in a luncheon colloqium
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Spring 2019 Events
'It was simply the end of what I could bear': Resetting Christian Theology on Mental Illness and Suicide
Elizabeth Antus, Boston College
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Boisi Center • 12 - 1:15pm
RSVP required. Click here to register.
Elizabeth A. Johnson, C.S.J., Fordham University
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Fulton Hall 511 • 5:30 - 7pm
Kenneth L. Woodward, former religion editor of Newsweek
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Gasson Hall 305 • 6 - 7:30pm
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