Save the Date for Next Dialogues on disABILITY Speaker Series
Medical and mental health professionals, social workers and anyone interested in learning more about bipolar disorder are invited to attend the Dialogues on disABILITY Speaker Series at the Museum of disABILITY History to be held in October. Author Steve Nowatniak will present a discussion about his book, Handbook for Healthy Living with a Mood Disorder. Twelve years ago, Nawotniak was diagnosed with bipolar disorder after a weeklong hospitalization for severe depression. He has been coping with the symptoms and is currently in the process of recovery. In the book, he offers an experienced-based sharing of skills and tools that have worked for him. Relying on his expertise as an occupational therapist, he focuses on constructing a meaningful quality of life using skills that are effective and important for everybody while addressing and accommodating the needs unique to bipolar disorder.
When: Friday, October 2, at 7 p.m.
Where: Museum of disABILITY History, 3826 Main Street, Buffalo
Cost: Adults – $5, Students, Seniors, and Human Service Employees – $2.50, Members of the Museum of disABILITY History – free
Information/RSVP: Call 716.629.3626