The Austen Riggs Center Announces Schedule and Theme for Fall Film Forum Series



Stockbridge, MA – October 11, 2016 – Each spring and fall, the Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center hosts a Film Forum series for mental health professionals, educators, and other interested members of the community. The series is free and open to the public. The theme this fall is politics and the dates for the series are as follows:

  • Thursday, October 13
  • Thursday, November 10
  • Thursday, December 8

A Riggs staff member introduces each film and leads a discussion after the showing. Films are shown at 7:15 p.m. at the Austen Riggs Center Medical Office Building, 25 Main Street in Stockbridge, MA. For more information and film titles, call [413] 298.5519 x5615 or visit: www.austenriggs.org/events.

About the Austen Riggs Center

Austen Riggs Center, a leading psychiatric hospital and residential treatment program, has been serving adults since 1919. Within a completely open setting, patients are provided immersion in an intensive treatment milieu that emphasizes respectful engagement. Individual psychodynamic psychotherapy is provided four times a week by doctors on staff. 

The Austen Riggs Center is located in Stockbridge, MA. For more information about its services, please call [413] 298.5511 or 1-800-517-4447 or visit www.austenriggs.org.

About the Erikson Institute

The Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center promotes education and research in psychodynamic thought and treatment, often in partnership with a range of disciplines, and brings a clinically-informed, psychosocial perspective to societal problems. www.austenriggs.org/erikson-institute