Open to all, this event, part of King's Brazil Week, will explore mental health reform in Brazil from a variety of academic perspectives, including seminars delivered by David Treece, Ilana Gorban, and Felipe Botelho.
10:00- coffee reception – welcome by Brazil Institute & SPLAS
10:30 –12:00 – David Treece: “Banzo, mania, trauma – a brief panorama of mental illness in Brazilian history and literature” and Sara Evans-Lacko - "What can we learn from Brazil to develop innovative mental health systems in a changing global context"
14:00- 15:30- Ilana Gorban - "Theatre and Mental Health", and Raluca Soreanu - "Social Clinics and the Social Creativities of Psychoanalysis: A Vignette from Rio de Janeiro".
15:30- 16:00-coffee and round table discussion
Council Room, King’s Building | 10.00 - 16.00
This event is free to attend but registration is required. Click here to register via eventbrite.