In the Community: Kids Rally, Bipolar Support

Talk on Bipolar Disorder

Monday, February 13, 7pm, Covenant Church, Arlington

Bipolar disorder affects approximately 5.7 million adults in the U.S., and yet many of us do not know enough about this incurable illness. Join Dr. Brenner, a clinical psychologist at McLean Hospital for an informative discussion. This is a free event. The presentation will be followed by Q&A, and light refreshments will be served.

More about the speaker: Kurt Brenner, PhD, is a Harvard-trained clinical psychologist who has worked at McLean Hospital for 20 years. He specializes in diagnosing and treating adults with mental health issues involving mood, anxiety, psychosis, and addictions. Dr. Brenner is an Instructor in Psychology at Harvard Medical School and also has a private practice in Belmont.


Respect for All: Rally for Kids

Tuesday, February 14, 4 pm, Depot Square, Lexington

Valentine’s Day is the perfect day for kids to celebrate love and show support for the rights of immigrants, refugees, LGBTQ community members, people with disabilities, and people of color, and for the environment that supports us all. Find information on Facebook or contact the cohosts: Justine Neely, Stephanie Hsu, Jessie Steigerwald, and Teresa Wright at