Building Mental Health Resilience at Each Stage of Life

Like physical health and wellness, psychological health calls for recognition, watchfulness, monitoring and also care. As the globe pertains to grasps with the enormity as well as seriousness of our international psychological wellness situation, we need to take stock of all devices at our disposal. To do this, there is value to segmenting all of life’s stages – childhood years, teenage years, arising the adult years, midlife and retired life – to figure out the distinct psychological health and wellness and brain growth requirements of each. This panel will discover just how particular elements – such as childhood years injuries, intimidation, suicidality, addiction as well as social seclusion – impact mental health over a lifetime in order to discover the very best methods to construct, keep and also strengthen mental health strength from cradle to tomb.

Mediator
Melissa Stevens, Executive Director, Center for Strategic Philanthropy, Milken Institute

Audio speakers
Cynthia Germanotta, President and also Co-Founder, Born This Way Foundation

Joshua Gordon, Director, National Institute of Mental Health

Howard Spivak, Principal Deputy Director, National Institute of Justice

Nora Super, Director of Policy and also Programs, Center for the Future of Aging, Milken Institute

Jennifer Velez, Executive Vice President, Community and also Behavioral Health, RWJBarnabas Health

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