Film - Breaking the Chains: Human Rights Abuses of the Mentally Ill
|Event Name||Film - Breaking the Chains: Human Rights Abuses of the Mentally Ill|
|Start Date||23rd Nov 2017 1:00pm|
|End Date||23rd Nov 2017 3:30pm|
|Duration||2 hours and 30 minutes|
The next Edinburgh Global Mental Health network event will be on November 23rd, 2017. We are pleased to have Dr Erminia Colucci, University of Middlesex to screen her film titled: ‘Breaking the Chains: Human Rights Abuses of the Mentally Ill’. The film is s an ethnographic documentary that examines the use of physical restraint and confinement of persons' experiencing mental illness in Indonesia, a practice known as pasung (more details on film below). The screening will be followed by a panel discussion chaired by Dr Selea Gleadow, involving Dr Colucci, Mr Neil Quinn (University of Strathclyde), Professor Jill Stavert (Edinburgh Napier University), and Carol Tibi-Opi.
Please register at this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/breaking-the-chains-human-rights-and-global-mental-health-tickets-39610906287