In the context of the existential threats posed by climate change, peak oil and biodiversity loss how might the mental health professions position themselves and articulate appropriate responses?
In the first instance a major obstacle is the collective denial – at personal, professional and political levels – of the potential consequences for coming generations. The presenters in this workshop will sketch out the scientific basis for the imminent threats, examine the responses to date from some sections of the health professions and begin to construct a framework for addressing the consequences of ecosystemic collapse. [emphasis added]
Read it at FeastaTowards resilience: how are mental health professionals to respond to the climate crisis and the threat of ecosystemic collapse?
Monetizing denial? :o