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Explore our calendar of upcoming events below.
Live Virtual Huntington Baby Classes Now Available: Click here to learn more about online Virtual Live Huntington Baby classes for pregnancy, childbirth and childcare education, offered as a complimentary service to parents delivering at Huntington Hospital.
Please see all other available events and classes below.
Presenter: Paul Kurkjian, M.D. Dr Kurkjian graduated from the University of San Diego, majored in Psychology, and double minored in Biology and Chemistry. Dr. Kurkjian obtained his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Kurkjian completed his Adult Psychiatric Residency training at UCLA. He is double board certified in Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry.
In honor of Older Americans Month, Stuart Miller, MD, Huntington Health Physicians, and Kathleen Coatta, LCSW, clinical supervisor at Huntington Senior Care Network, will talk about how older adults can remain in their homes for as long as possible.
Presenters: Megan Barr, M.A., ATR & Hope Carter, ATR-BC, LPCC, Certified Havening Techniques Practitioner. For this presentation the facilitators would kindly ask for the participants to have something to write with and draw on.
Presenter: Jessica Brizuela, MT-BC. Jessica is a harpist, board certified music therapist, certified neurologic music therapist, and certified hospice and palliative care music therapist. Besides being a music therapist, Jessica is a well-established performer, having worked worldwide, and with such iconic rock bands such as Journey. Jessica uses her skills to serve patients in a fun, therapeutic, humanistic, and enjoyable manner.
Presenter: Smadar Rubinsky, LCSW, CLE. Smadar is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Lactation Educator for the Huntington Hospital Maternal Wellness Program. Smadar has earned a master’s degree in medical Anthropology from the University College of London and a Master’s in clinical social work from New York University. She blends traditional psychoanalysis with solution focused therapy. Smadar is a strong supporter and advocate for the Maternal Mental Health community.
Presenter: Pamela Weatherspoon, MBA. During the month of May, the Della Martin Center will be providing free virtual presentations dealing with mental health. Topics include suicide awareness, teenage mental health, holistic self-care, as well as music/art therapy. All presentations will be offered via zoom.
This Psychoeducation Meeting is being offered to provide information, support, and guidance for any loved one of a current or past patient of the Della Martin Center. Any members of the community seeking guidance with their mental health journey are also welcome.