Mycal Brickhouse M.Div.'16
"It's Good that You Exist:" A Faith-Inspired Approach to Mental Health in an Age of Disconnection
Date: Monday, June 24, 2019 | 06:30 pm EDT
Duke in DC Office
1201 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20004
Learn more & Register
Many Americans, on and off of college campuses, are living with mental health challenges, particularly depression and anxiety. While modern psychiatry has focused on finding technical solutions to these challenges, focused on symptom reduction, other researchers point to the way that depression and anxiety are often rooted in social fragmentation and disconnection. In this talk, we will consider a whole-person, faith-inspired approach to mental health that understands humans not as machines to be fixed, but as wayfarers on a journey, and will consider what it would mean to foster belonging, vocation, and wisdom in an age of disconnection.
Join us for a compelling conversation with Dr. Warren Kinghorn, MTS'02, TH.D'11, as he discusses the ways Duke Divinity School and Duke Medical Center engage embodied wisdom to strengthen feelings of belonging and purpose.
Registration fee per person includes appetizers, wine, and other beverages.
- General admission - $20
- Current Duke students - free
Over 12,500 Duke alumni building a community of impact in the Washington metropolitan area
Duke Divinity School
Duke Divinity School’s mission is to engage in spiritually disciplined and academically rigorous education in service and witness to the Triune God in the midst of the church, the academy, and the world.
DAA Event Refund Policy
Event Cancellation by Sponsor
The Duke Alumni Association (DAA) reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable.If DAA cancels an event, registrants will be offered a full refund. Should circumstances arise that result in the postponement of an event, registrants will have the option to either receive a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at the new, future date.
Registration Cancellation by Participant
Unless specifically stated on registration materials, the deadline to receive a refund for your registration is 5 business days before the event. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event. Cancellations will be accepted via phone, fax or e-mail, and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. All refund requests must be made by the attendee or credit card holder. Refund requests must include the name of the attendee and/or transaction number. Refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment. These above policies apply to all DAA Events unless otherwise noted in the corresponding event materials. Please read all individual event information thoroughly.