SmartBear to Host Virtual Panel Discussion for Mental Health Awareness Month

5 expert panelists will join moderator Crystal Farley for “Calming Your Mental Mischief” on Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Somerville — May 27, 2020 —

SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and quality tools, is hosting the virtual panel, “Calming Your Mental Mischief with SmartBear,” on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month. The event is moderated by Crystal Farley, Manager of Enablement at SmartBear. Crystal has extensive experience in stress management, productivity, and interpersonal relationships, connecting with vast audiences through her Grace & Growth podcast, the Crystal Farley Radio Show, and more.

WHAT:            Virtual Panel Event: “Calming Your Mental Mischief with SmartBear”

WHEN:            Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. ET

The panel is discussing how the global COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the world's views on mental health. Five amazing panelists are coming together to share helpful tips to get us through this difficult time and answer frequently asked questions. Topics include PTSD, losing a loved one, anxiety, and more. Attendees will be able to interact during this event and chat live with others in a safe space.

“We are capable of building resilience through the toughest of circumstances,” said Crystal Farley, moderator of the event. “Today's challenges are only temporary, and no one is in this alone. The goal of this panel is to talk through some of the many issues people may be going through during these challenging times.”

Panelists include Sammy Courtright, Co-Founder of FitSpot; Dr. Ernestine Jennings, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry of the Warrant Alpert Medical School at Brown University; Heather Sweeney, registered nurse and wellness coach; Brett Cotter, stress relief expert; and Allison Sproul, SHRM-SCP, People Operations and Talent for connectRN.

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