Mental Illness and Society

A session at FtBConscience 2

Sunday 2nd February, 2014

11:00am to 12:00pm

Last year, a new version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders was released. Disorders were added and removed for several reasons, but one of those reasons receives very little attention. Too little attention. Join us as we talk about what it means for a person to be able to function in society and what implications that has for what is and what is not classed as a mental disorder.

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Stephanie Zvan

Writer, blogger, geek and skeptic. Sometimes very silly. bio from Twitter

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Miri M.

Writer, activist, social work student. I like feminism, atheism, sex positivity, and profanity.

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Kate Donovan

Sarcasm, derpfaces, & real good trouble. Anarch@fem. Blogs about mental health on FtB. VNC of @SecularStudents for Military Academies. Opinions are my own. bio from Twitter

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Time 11:00am12:00pm CST

Date Sun 2nd February 2014

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