A Discussion: The Modern Family in America

  • June 10, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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TEDxBaltimore presents:

A DISCUSSION: THE MODERN FAMILY IN AMERICA

This forum builds on Lois' talk at TEDxBaltimore: link

The family unit is a foundation of society that embodies values and behaviors. The changing definition of family reflects evolving societal needs and realities. Join us for a moderated discussion on the modern family that addresses sexuality, gender, identity, and technology.

>> MUST RSVP HERE ---> http://goo.gl/GsiV5

LOIS BLUM FEINBLATT has focused her professional career, volunteer efforts and philanthropy on providing mental health, adoption and mentoring services in Baltimore. She has been a therapist at the Hopkins Sexual Behaviors Consultation Unit since its inception in the early 1970's.

CHRIS KRAFT, PHD is a licensed psychologist and certified sex therapist. He specializes in the evaluation and treatment of sexual and gender conditions to improve each person's happiness as it relates to their sexual intimacy, expression and identity. Dr. Kraft is the co-director of clinical services and instructor at the Sexual Behaviors Consultation Unit in the Department of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Audience participation in the discussion is welcomed. This event will not be recorded.

>> MUST RSVP HERE ---> http://goo.gl/GsiV5

We are grateful to Shannon Dunn at JHMI Office of Cultural Affairs for hosting our gathering.


TEDxBaltimore Adventures is a program designed to expand the "ideas worth spreading" mission beyond the TEDxBaltimore conference. Adventures offer unparalleled access to those that make the Charm City so dynamic!

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  • Hope

    What a spirited and informative discussion. Looking forward to future TED events!

    June 11, 2013

  • Anna

    Sorry I have a last minute deadline today. Catch you all in another event.

    June 10, 2013

  • Nancy

    Are members of the group meeting up ahead to sit together or does it not matter? Just curious because it will be my first time

    June 10, 2013

    • Sarge S.

      Nancy, you can bring a little prop or wear a distinctive item (colored hat, pin) to be found. See you tonight!

      June 10, 2013

    • Dan

      In case anyone wants to sit together, I'll try to get there a little early and will wait at the entrance since this will be my first time too. I'll be wearing grey pants & a t-shirt.

      June 10, 2013

  • Valerie

    Is anyone coming from Canton that would be interested in carpooling or sharing a cab?

    June 10, 2013

  • Sarge S.

    Please make sure to register on the eventbrite site to secure your ticket http://goo.gl/GsiV5­ . RSVP'ing on Meetup will not grant you a ticket.

    June 4, 2013

  • Valerie

    There is no way this won't be interesting. I am in.

    2 · June 4, 2013

  • Nina

    Thanks for posting this. It sounds really interesting.

    1 · June 3, 2013

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