Giving Voice Symposium: The Past, Present, and Future of Mental Health Treatment in America - Symposium Day

Library Company of Philadelphia

Thursday, December 8, 2022 8:45 am to 4:30 pm EST

Presented online and at:
Library Company of Philadelphia
1314 Locust Street
Philadelphia PA 19107

Register Here.
8:45 – 9:15am ET
Doors Open
Registration & Coffee
9:15 – 9:30am ET
Opening Remarks: Rachel D’Agostino and Sophia Dahab, Exhibit Curators
9:30 – 11:00am ET
Session One: The Nineteenth Century
Liana Kathleen Glew, Prison Education Program Manager of the Restorative Justice Initiative at Penn State University
Diana M. Louis, Assistant Professor in Women’s and Gender Studies and American Culture at the University of Michigan
11:30 – 1:0 pm ET
Session Two: The Twentieth Century
Anne Parsons, Director of Public History at the University of North Carolina - Greensboro
Martin Summers, Professor of History and African Diaspora Studies at Boston College
1:00 – 2:30pm ET
Lunch on your own
2:30 – 3:00pm ET
Meditation Session with Nicole Taylor 
Founder of A Joyful Pause
3:00 – 4:30pm ET
Session Three: The Twenty-first Century Roundtable
Shelby Arnold, Staff Psychologist at Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Lamya Broussard, Senior Clinician at the Uplift Center for Grieving Children
Consuelo Corazon Cagande, Division Chief of the Community Care and Wellness Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Paul Grant, Director of Research, Innovation, and Practice at the Beck Institute Center for Recovery-Oriented Cognitive Therapy
Marc Herzog, National Coordinator of Irreverent Warriors
Located at 1314 Locust St, Philadelphia PA 19107 in Center City Philadelphia, a few blocks from City Hall and one block east of the Academy of Music. There are several parking lots nearby. The Library Company is wheel chair accessible. Should you require assistance or further accessibility information please call 215-546-3181 x. 144 or email