Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds October 26, 2018

October 23, 2018


DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE SERIES
GRAND ROUNDS
UNM DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
Domenici Center for Health Education Auditorium: Room 1220
Friday, October 26, 2018
1 - 2 pm
“Improvisational Theater as a Context for Promoting Psychological Health:
Lessons from Detroit”
 
Marc Evan Jackson
Co-founder and President, the Detroit Creativity Project
and
Peter Felsman, MS, LLMSW
University of Michigan
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
We will explore the connection between improve and social work, review applications of improv and the scope of its practical and theoretical use beyond theater, and present extant and emerging research to support the use of improv as a context for psycho-
social intervention. The Improv Project in Detroit's public schools will be presented as a case example.
DCP
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