Community Education Series

Since 2015, each spring and fall Howard Center offers its free and open to the public community education series on a wide range of topics related to mental health, substance use and recovery, and developmental disabilities. The series is designed to provide education, reduce stigma, and offer opportunity for discussion around topics like, ADHD, anxiety, depression, mindfulness, Autism, safe injection sites, and many others. Presentations and film screenings are held at in the KB Theater or at Main Street Landing’s Film House. Thanks to our sponsors and Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).

The Community Education Series archive is a video collection of all presentations since 2015. Thanks to Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM) for their work to ensure our presentations are available for future use and viewing.

Series Archives

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Mental Health is Community Health

In our first session in our Spring Community Education Series, Dr. Simha Ravven, Howard Center’s Chief Medical Officer, will offer insights and perspectives on mental health treatment and services within… Watch Now »

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Racial Trauma & Generational Healing

Thanks to everyone who attended this session. Howard Center’s Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Catarina Campbell (they/them), invited participants to understand racism through a trauma lens and to contextualize… Watch Now »

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Ernie and Joe: Crisis Cops

April 13, 2023 6:30 – 8:00 pm Ernie & Joe: Crisis Cops an Emmy award-winning HBO documentary. Film followed by panel discussion and Q & A. Ernie and Joe: Crisis… Watch Now »

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World Mental Health Day 2022

 Howard Center’s third annual World Mental Health Day (WMHD) speaker event, featuring Dr. Alice Chen and Ferene Paris Mayer. WMHD is on October 10 and is an opportunity for… Watch Now »

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World Mental Health Day: Video Archive

October 2021 October 7 | Supporting resilience in the face of unrelenting uncertainty. Simha Ravven, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Howard Center  Dr. Ravven talks about ways caretakers can care for… Watch Now »

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