Counseling in Isolation

Patricia Kim at Online

Thu, Apr 2 at 7 p.m.   |   60 minutes
Clubs: Member-led conversations around books, films, etc.

In response to COVID-19, Patricia Kim, a long-standing Olio professor and social worker by trade, has offered her services directly to the Think Olio community. She'll be focusing on mental health during isolation, and providing a space to discuss our anxieties at the moment.

In response to COVID-19, Patricia Kim, a long-standing Olio professor and social worker by trade, has offered her services directly to the Think Olio community.

Patricia will be focusing on mental health during isolation, and providing a space to discuss our anxieties at the moment. We’ll also be sharing coping skills and tools that can help us get through these times.

These counseling sessions will happen once a week for groups of up to 15 people at a time, starting this Thursday, April 2nd at 7:00pm.

Housemates, partners, individuals and anyone who feels called to this kind of meeting are encouraged to sign-up. We are so lucky to have Patricia offering her amazing listening skills, compassion and therapeutic tools. We hope you’ll take advantage of the opportunity.

Teacher: Patricia Kim

Patricia Kim received her MFA from Columbia University and teaches Composition and Literature classes at Baruch College while completing a novel. She is a licensed social worker who worked for the Mental Health Service Corps. (MHSC) under New York's Thrive initiative and is now a reentry social worker on Rikers Island, providing services to the population of patients on Rikers with serious mental


Venue: Online

Zoom link will be sent upon signup.


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Classically, the liberal arts, were the education considered essential for a free person to take an active part in civic life. To counter a humanities that has been institutionalized and dehumanized we infuse critical thinking, openness, playfulness, and compassion into our learning experience.

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