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The date does NOT reflect the actual event date.
This is a temporary date used to keep the Eventbrite open until we have a new date.


This event has been postponed due to fires. The safety of our DutyToWarn members comes first.
Thank you for your understanding!


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A townhall to educate psychotherapists and the public about the dangers the Trump administration poses and our duty to warn to protect the public good. Thousands of mental health professionals are petitioning the Cabinet to invoke the 25th amendment to remove this president from office. The event will include education by mental health experts and politicians. At the end, there will be an opportunity to sign the petition and we will mail it.


EVENT SCHEDULE:

12:00--Introduction, by Alissa Hirshfeld-Flores, MFT, event coordinator (www.citizentherapist.wordpress.com)

12:15--We will show "Duty To Warn: The Movie, a short documentary," where John Gartner, Ph.D. interviews 15 mental health professionals about Trump.

12:50
: Presentation of Statement by California Congresswoman Jackie Speiers.

12:55
--Jack TIbbets, Vice Mayor of Santa Rosa, will speak about the 25th amendment and how the city is pushing back against the Trump agenda.

1:05
--Jenny Holland, PsyD., will speak about the imperative of mental health professionals to speak out and educate the public.

1:15
--Mary Hirsch, MFT, will speak about the effect President Trump is having on the mental health of her clients and on the greater society.

1:25
--Q & A and time for audience feedback and discussion

1:55
--At the end of the program, we will mail our petition for mental health professionals, with 63,000 signatures, to the Cabinet who have the power to remove Trump under the 25th Amendment.

During the meeting, we will express our support for H.R. 1987, the Oversight Commission on Presidential Capacity Act, which proposes to create a panel of medical and psychiatric experts who could evaluate a president, should the 25
th Amendment be invoked for reasons of mental capacity. The bill was introduced by Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin and has been endorsed by California Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren.

---The recently released book, "
The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump: 27 Psychiatrists and Mental Health Experts Assess a President," edited by Bandy Lee, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Yale Medical School and Duty To Warn member, will be displayed.

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Alissa Flores
alissa.flores@sbcglobal.net

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