July 20 Webinar – Climate Change and Mental Health

Climate Change and Mental Health

Thursday, July 20, 2023 | Virtual | 6:00 – 7:00 PM ET

Dr. Robert Feder recently retired from a 40 year career as a general adult psychiatrist in New Hampshire. He majored in psychology at the University of Michigan, went to medical school at the University of Washington, and completed his psychiatry residency at Yale. He has published in the areas of substance abuse, affective disorders, anxiety disorders, and psychotic disorders. Dr. Feder is a Board of Directors member of NH HWCA, as well as chair of the Behavioral Health Working Group. He is also active in a number of other climate groups, including the Climate Psychiatry Alliance, 350NH, and No Coal No Gas. He also the American Psychiatric Association representative to the Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health. Dr. Feder recently published A Brief Guide to Individual Therapy for Climate-Related Mental Distress, and has given testimony to the Environmental Protection Agency and State Legislatures on the mental health effects of environmental pollution. In addition to working for greener energy, Bob enjoys singing, playing guitar, hiking, skiing, and boogie-boarding.

This webinar is co-sponsored by the NH Public Health Association.