Texas State University Logo

Search Options Header

day | week | month

Event Details

Time to Change Some Old Habits

When:
Monday, September 23, 2013 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where:
Alkek Library Teaching Theatre
Description:

Dr. Fred Frese is a retired Captain of the U.S. Marine Corps, a psychologist, and a person diagnosed with schizophrenia who has achieved a high level of recovery and professional success. He earned his doctorate in psychology from Ohio University after his diagnosis and served for 15 years as Director of Psychology at Western Reserve Psychiatric Hospital before taking his current position as associate professor of psychiatry at Northeast Ohio Medical University. Frese serves on several taskforces of the American Psychological Association and the boards of national organizations including the Treatment Advocacy Center and the Irwin Foundation. He has given over a thousand presentations about his life experiences and has appeared on ABC News, CNN, Nightline, and NPR. He has also testified many times to the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. Fred Frese is a recipient of the Clifford W. Beers Award, Mental Health America’s high est honor, for his work to improve the lives of people with mental health issues. For More information contact Dr. William Kelemen at psychology@txstate.edu or 512.245.2526

Cost:
free
See:
psychology@txstate.edu
Sponsor:
Contact:
Psychology
Calendar:
Common Experience
Categories:
Lectures
Audience:
Faculty, General Interest, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Time to Change Some Old Habits