Community Education Series

If interpretive services are needed, please call us at 802-488-6912 at least two weeks in advance of the session. Thank you.

March 23
Being Mortal Film Screening, plus Advance Care Planning panel
Main Street Landing Film House, Burlington
6:00-8:00 p.m.

For a full description of the film and the Advance Care Planning panelists, read more.


April 6, 2017
Nothing to Fear: Anxiety and its management  across the lifespan
Dealer.com, 1 Howard Street, Burlington
6:00-7:30 p.m.

For a full description of the workshop, read more.


April 20, 2017
Crazywise Film Screening
What can we learn from those who have turned a psychological crisis into a positive transformative experience?
Main Street Landing Film House, Burlington
6:00-8:15 p.m.

For a full descrption of the workshop, read more.


May 18, 2017
Mindfulness with a Capital M: Focus, goodness, and peace for an uncertain world
Dealer.com, 1 Howard Street, Burlington
6:00-7:30 p.m.

For a full description of the workshop, read more.


Special Collaboration
April 5, 2017
LIFE ANIMATED Film Screening, followed by a discussion with local panelists Stan Baker, Anne Barbano, and Max Barrows.
Sheraton Burlington Hotel and Conference Center 6-8 pm

Nominated for this year’s Academy Award® for Best Documentary Feature. The film is the inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films.

This is a collaboration sponsored by Champlain Community Services, Mosaic Learning Center, Vermont Family Network, Vermont PBS, VSA Vermont, and Howard Center.


Missed our previous presentations? View them online at the following links:

Fall 2016

Opioid Use and Treatment
View the PowerPoint that was included as part of the presentation.
View a list of resources for additional information about opioid treatment.
View a video of the full panel presentation.


Suicide Risk and Prevention for All Ages: What You Need to Know
View the PowerPoint that was part of this presentation.
View the video of this presentation. 


Slow Psychiatry: Rethinking the Role of Psychiatric Drugs
View or download the Powerpoint presentation for this session.
View the video presentation.

"Resilience"  The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope
View a preview of the film here. 
 


Spring 2016

Autism: Information and Resources for Transition into Adulthood 
View the PowerPoint Presentation
View the Video

Understanding Trauma and Its Impact: Creating a Trauma Informed Community
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View the Video

Six Myths and Five Secrets of Better Sleep
View the PowerPoint Presentation
View the Video


Fall 2015 

Understanding Opiod Addiction
View the video.
View the PowerPoint presentation.

More than the Blues: Understanding Depression and its Treatment
View the video.
View the PowerPoint presentation

Autism in Children and Teens
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View the PowerPoint Presentation.