The David Cutler Conservatory
Exploring Mental Health Series
"The Healing Power of the Creative Arts"
Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 5:30PM
Westfield Studio Theater at WVIZ ideastream, Cleveland
William J. Doan Ph.D., a professor in the School of Theatre at Penn State University, is a visual and performing artist who uses his original drawings and an accompanying narrative to embrace and help him live with his own anxiety.
Co-author of three books and the sole author of multiple articles and plays, Professor Doan earned his doctorate from Case Western Reserve University and was named Penn State Laureate for 2019-2020.
Doan combines story-telling, theater, and artistic expresion as he explores living with anxiety and mood disorders. His solo performances have been featured off-Broadway and in national venues. Several of his works have been published in the Annals of Internal Medicine/Graphic Medicine.
The evening will include a discussion by Hopewell clinician and art therapist Mary Cassidy on how Hopewell uses the arts as a therapeutic tool to help residents express themselves creatively.
Hors d’oeuvres and wine reception at 5:30 pm and program promptly at 6:15 pm.
Reservation required. Pease call 440.247.0912, ext. 201 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Seating is limited.
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