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Health & Wellness Lecture Series

STAY CONNECTED VIA ZOOM

Through our exclusive Health & Wellness partnership with Eisenhower Health, you get access to physicians on a variety of health topics. 

Check back monthly for new lectures, currently held on most Wednesdays at The Center virtually via ZOOM, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

2020 FALL SEASON Via ZOOM
Date Time Presenter Topic Topic Description
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 5:30 to 6:30 pm Eduardo Javier, MD  What is Addiction/Substance Use Disorder? Please join Dr. Eduardo Javier, addiction specialist, to learn more about addiction/substance use disorder, and how Eisenhower’s new addiction medicine fellowship program can help you and your loved ones. Join us on Zoom to learn more.
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 5:30 to 6:30 pm Gaetano Vaccaro, Ph.D,  Phycologist, Blue Tiger Recovery Un-Happy Days: How To Feel Good Even on a Bad Day Most people know that they want to be happy, and have some idea of what it would take. Most of the time, we are wrong!  We are pretty good at finding pleasure, and not-so-good at finding happiness. In the last 20 years, research on happiness has consistently shown that we are not very good at predicting what will bring us long term happiness and most of the things that bring us momentary pleasure actually make us UN-Happy in the long run. So, what is the key to happiness? Is it wealth, or fame… a great job, lots of friends, vacations and traveling, or family, dogs, and on-demand movies?  Join Gaetano Vaccaro to discover that happiness may come from where you least expect it, even when life is just plain tough! Join us on Zoom to learn more.

 

 

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  • The LGBTQ Community Center of The Desert

    The McDonald/Wright Building

    1301 North Palm Canyon Dr, 3rd Floor
    Palm Springs, CA 92262

    760.416.7790 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Open Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

    The Center is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) public charity
    EIN # 33-0937301

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