Past Event

When Mental Health Meets Social Justice

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Tue, Sep 17 2013 - 5:15pm

Stories from a Nonprofit Social Impact Leader

Christine Stoner-Mertz, President and CEO, Lincoln Child Center 

The link between mental health and social justice issues is increasingly apparent among the impoverished. As president and CEO of the 130-year-old Lincoln Child Center, the first integrated orphanage in Oakland, Stoner-Mertz believes that it is the responsibility of the greater community to understand, address and combat these issues. She reveals steps to transform a traditional, institution-based child-serving organization into an innovative, community-responsive venture.

MLF: Psychology
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 4:45 p.m. networking reception, 5:15 p.m. program
Cost: $20 non-members, $8 members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: Patrick O'Reilly