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Library 7200, SFU Burnaby

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SFU Library
Burnaby, BC V5A1S6 Canada

July 2019

The Trouble with Health/ism: Workshop

July 6 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Library 7200, SFU Burnaby, SFU Library
Burnaby, BC V5A1S6 Canada
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Free 44 spots left

Join us for a critical look at the value of 'health'. In this workshop we will discuss how dominant beliefs about health can actually do harm and, ironically, contribute to poorer health outcomes for exactly the people we claim to be most concerned about. We will also explore ways to support our own wellness, and the well-being of others, without doing harm in this way, and consider the kinds of larger social and policy changes that might actually help make…

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