Based on a true story, the film stars Mark Ruffalo, who is hospitalized after a manic breakdown. He becomes the primary caregiver for his daughters and finds himself in over his head. A discussion follows, led by Gail Cutler, president of Rebecca’s Dream, an organization that promotes awareness and compassionate understanding of depression and bipolar disorder as real diseases. Presented with Rebecca’s Dream.
Rebecca’s Dream celebrates May’s Mental Health Awareness month through public education, advocacy campaign, and a wellness card offering free and discounted classes, treatments, and healthy foods from 16 local businesses. Self-care and a healthy lifestyle are important components to strong mental health. Rebecca’s Dream has teamed up with Highland Park businesses that promote a healthy lifestyle with a Rebecca’s Dream Wellness Card. The wellness card offers free and substantially discounted classes, drinks, food, and services throughout May. Cards may be purchased for $25 from www.rebeccasdream.org or by calling 773.42DREAM.