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Argosy University, Los Angeles Hosts Living with Bipolar Film Workshop

Saturday, October 22, 2016

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Argosy University, Los Angeles

5230 Pacific Concourse Drive, Suite 200

Los Angeles, CA 90045



Guest Speaker: Regina Poynter

Panelists: Dr. Andria Hernandez, Dr. Joy Shabandar, Dr. Lauren Walton, and Robert Stohr, MS, LMFT


Join Argosy University, in partnership with The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, for a film workshop* on Living with Bipolar Disorder.


Living with Bipolar Disorder is a 40-minute film which offers an understanding of bipolar disorder with the help of stories from people who have been treated and manage the mental health condition daily. Narrated by Dr. Joseph Calabrese, professor of psychiatry at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, he gives viewers a better understanding of the complexity of the illness, from diagnosis to treatment to recovery.


“By introducing real people living with bipolar disorder and showing that they can live happy, productive lives with treatment and support, we believe this film will encourage those who are struggling to seek help.”

— AFSP Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Christine Moutier


After watching the film, viewers will hear from our guest speaker, Regina Poynter, who will speak further on her experience living with bipolar disorder.



To RSVP for this event, please contact:

Angelique Jackson  |  310.531.9664  |

*All workshops are non-credit bearing and do not transfer into any programs offered at Argosy University, Los Angeles.


To request accommodations in connection with this event, contact the Student Affairs Department or the program organizer in advance at 866.505.0332.


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Daniel Banyai

Institutional Senior Director of Admissions | Los Angeles and Orange County,  MBA



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