It's Ok to Cry: Let's talk Mental Health
Time & Location
About The Event
Please join the Women's Innovation Network (WIN) and the Marquette Counseling Center on Wednesday, October 23rd in the Haggerty Museum of Art for a night of networking and discussion with author Ebony Lewis and illustrator Jasmine Grant concerning their book Dear Black Boy: It's Ok to Cry.
This book is for everyone from all backgrounds to find the strength and courage to feel comfortable embracing emotions and seeking help when needed.
The illustrator and author will be invited to speak about their vision of the book and artwork. Then there will be facilitated small group conversations around the stigma of seeking out support for mental health care, especially among people of color.
- 5:30 Check-in
- 5:45 Opening Comments
- Presentation from the Author and Illustrator of Dear Black Boy: It's Ok to Cry
- 6:15 Small Group Discussions and Networking
- 7:15 Closing Remarks
- 7:30 Event Concludes