Mental Health Awareness Weekend

Date: Mar 09, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018

Location: Chicago Area

Out of the Darkness, Into the Light: A Mental Health Awareness Weekend in Chicago

Featuring Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Mychal Springer, Director, Center for Pastoral Education, JTS

Friday, March 9-Sunday, March 11, 2018

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In partnership with Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom, and Jewish Child and Family Services

Saturday, March 10
9:30 a.m.: Special D’var Torah: “The Promise of a New Heart and a New Spirit”
1:15 p.m.: Post-Kiddush Discussion: “Prayer as a Resource for Wellbeing”
Anshe Emet Synagogue

Sunday, March 11
10:15–11:45 a.m.: Workshop: “How Do I Know If Something’s Wrong?: Cultivating Empathic Listening”
Emanuel Congregation

The Mental Health Awareness Weekend aims to bring the entire community together to learn about strengthening mental health and supporting those in the community who struggle with mental illness.