NEW YORK – On Monday, November 18, Cause Célèbre will present part one in its series, “You Are Not Alone” Mental Health Matters series. The event, held at 3 West Club in New York City, features a screening of the film, “Love Divided By” and a panel discussion. Program begins at 6 p.m. Film and TV star, Louise Lasser will also join this special event.
Carolyn Reinach Wolf, Esq., director of the mental health law practice at sponsoring firm, Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Einiger, LLP and psychiatric management specialist, Thomas O’Connor of O’ Connor Associates, LLC, are leading a legal and clinical discussion with Q&A. In addition, Ms. Lasser will speak about her journey in creating the character, Mary Hartman.
Cause Célèbre’s “You Are Note Alone” series provides an engaging and informative experience for individuals or loved ones of those suffering from mental illness to connect with one another and learn what legal and clinical options are available.
For advance ticketing, please call (646) 366-9340. Tickets for the film and panel are $50 and film, panel and reception are $100.
Monday, November 18, 2013
NEW YORK CITY
WHO: Louise Lasser, Thomas O’Connor & Carolyn Reinach Wolf, Esq.
WHAT: “You Are Not Alone” Part One Panel Discussion
WHEN: 6:00 PM
WHERE: 3 West Club
3 West 51 Street
New York , New York 10019
About Cause Célèbre
Created 6 years ago by Food For Thought’s Founding Artistic Director Susan Charlotte, an award-winning writer whose plays and films have enjoyed productions and screenings throughout the country. Cause Célèbre is devoted to fostering an enhanced understanding of psychological, physical and social issues by presenting plays related to a particular cause, performed by our finest actors. They have produced nine successful shows Off Broadway and numerous Galas. Cause Célèbre’s mission is threefold: to connect theatre with different causes, to provide visibility for different causes and to educate the public.
About Louise Lasser
Louise Lasser became a household name when she starred in the hit series, “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.” And who could forget the wife of Woody Allen when she shared the screen with her husband in “Bananas,” “Take The Money And Run” and “Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Sex.” And of course she had a recurring role on the other hit TV series, “Taxi” and can now be seen in the series “Girls.”
About Thomas O’Connor
Thomas J. O’Connor M Ed CRC is the Founder and Managing Director of O’Connor Associates LLC. Mr. O’Connor is a nationally recognized specialist in psychiatric disability management and care management with 25 years of experience working with families, clients in recovery and with employees with psychiatric disability. Mr. O’Connor has a national reputation as a champion of family recovery and dignified living for adults living with a mental illness.
About Carolyn Reinach Wolf, Esq.
Carolyn Reinach Wolf is a senior partner in the law firm of Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Einiger, LLP in New York City and Lake Success, Long Island. Ms. Wolf’s practice concentrates in the area of mental health law, representing professionals, hospitals, educational institutions, individuals, and their families. She is a frequent speaker to health care and mental health organizations. She has assisted hundreds of individuals and families navigate the complicated mental health legal and health care systems.