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Screening, Reception, and Panel Discussion on Mental Health for Bedlam

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Top of the Hill Banquet & Conference Center

1 Constitution Ave NE

Washington, DC 20002

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Capitol Hill screening, reception, and discussion on mental health for Bedlam, an Independent Lens documentary premiering in April on PBS

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SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Patricia de Stacy Harrison

PRESIDENT AND CEO OF CORPORATION FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTING

Kenneth Paul Rosenberg, M.D.

FILMMAKER AND PSYCHIATRIST

Elinore F. McCance-Katz, M.D., Ph.D.

HHS ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE USE

Daniel H. Gillison, Jr.

CEO OF NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS

John Snook, Esq.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF TREATMENT ADVOCACY CENTER

Leah G. Pope, Ph.D.

SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW AT VERA INSTITUTE OF JUSTICE

Additional speakers to be announced. Reception to follow.

COSPONSORED BY:

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (CT)

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (MI)

U.S. Congressman Earl Blumenauer (OR)

U.S. Congressman Buddy Carter (GA)

U.S. Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX)

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:

Treatment Advocacy Center

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Vera Institute of Justice

The Kennedy Forum

1 in 5 American families grapple with the fallout of serious mental illness.

What are leaders across healthcare, substance use, and criminal justice saying about the impacts of today's pressing mental health crisis in America?

See a sneak peak of the revelatory Independent Lens film Bedlam, coming to PBS in April, and stick around for the panel discussion.

Presented by ITVS, with support from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

This event is designed in compliance with House & Senate Ethics Laws under the reception exemption. This event is FREE and open to the public, a widely attended gathering.

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