"Building Hope" Public Lecture Series
"Building Hope in Depression: The Role of Religion and Spirituality"
Thursday, September 22, 2011
Second Presbyterian Church
3701 Old Brownsboro Road
Louisville, KY 40207
(I-71 to Zorn Avenue to left on Brownsboro Road/US 42
To left on Pennington Lane to 3701 Old Brownsboro Road)
Allan Josephson, M.D., Presentation Chair
Professor and CEO, Bingham Clinic, Vice-Chair for Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry Services, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences www.louisville.edu/medschool/psychiatry
Brian Briscoe, M.D.
Kentucky Psychiatric and Mental Health Services, PLLC
Presentation: “Is it all just a ‘chemical imbalance’? Understanding biological factors involved in major depression”
Anne Reed, M.Div., BCC
Chaplain, Adult and Pediatric Psychiatry, Norton & Kosair Children’s Hospitals
Presentation: “Spirituality and Depression: Encouraging healing in the broken places”
- Learn how religious and spiritual factors may predispose toward depression.
- Identify how religious and spiritual factors play a role in preventing and treating depression.
- Describe how clergy and mental health professionals can collaborate more effectively to help patients.