The Virtual Ability community hosts an annual professional conference on topics of interest related to mental health and wellness. The theme of this year's Mental Health Symposium is: "Mental Health in the 21st Century: Digital Destruction or Support?"
This conference is free and open to anyone in Second Life. It will be held Friday, April 26, 7:30 am - 5:45 pm Pacific time. For information on how to join Second Life and attend this conference, please follow the steps given here:
NOTE: All times listed are Pacific time.
7:30 - 8:15am – Dr. Jacquelyn Paykel
8:30 - 9:30am – Dr. Evelyn McElhinney
10:00 -10:30am – Dr. Antonius van Rooij
10:45 -11:45am – Panel discussion
12:00 -12:45pm – Dr. Nicholas Bowman
1:00 - 1:45pm – Dr. Michelle Colder Carras
2:00 - 3:30pm – Dr. Kevin Holloway
4:00 - 5:00pm – Fatemeh Rezaee
5:00 - 5:45pm – Dr. Taaha Shakir
Schedule and information about presenters here:
The conference sessions will also be streamed live. For additional information on how to join through the stream rather than as a Second Life avatar, please watch this space.