The Sustainable Self—Part of Science Soiree
DEC 2 2010 – 8:00pm to 10:00pm
The Starving Artist
The Sustainable Self with EcoPsychologist Thomas Doherty
Engage with scientists, researchers, and other expert practitioners on a diverse array of scientific and technical topics the 4th Thursday of each month at the Starving Artist. Meet great minds in an informal and playful setting. Each Science Soiree starts with a warm-up act (music, theater, spoken word, film), leading into topical conversation or an engaging presentation by a special guest.
Ecopsychologist Thomas Doherty, PhD work in Sustainable Self explores the relationship between mental health, the natural environment, and sustainable lifestyles. He draws on his past experiences, including helping urban dwellers to foster their connections with nature and integrating literary themes into his counseling work through the use of poetry and movies.