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Mental Health in the LGBTQ+ Community
June 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Connecticut Historical Society Hartford, CT United States
Members of the LGBTQ+ community are at higher risk for experiencing mental health conditions. In this panel discussion, practitioners and community advocates will talk about the challenges that face this community in accessing mental health care, including the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Our panelists include psychologist Dr. Richard Stillson and Edson Rivas, director of the Triangle Community Center in Norwalk. The conversation will be moderated by Ilene Frank, CHS Chief Curator.
This event is presented in support of the CHS’s exhibition, Common Struggle, Individual Experience: An Exhibition About Mental Health.
This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided. Please let us know if you plan to attend!