The world-wide boys’ crisis – why it is happening. . . and what can be done about it!
Your invitation to a special evening with academic and top-selling author
Dr WARREN FARRELL, USA
A rare opportunity to hear one of the world ’s leading experts on what is happening globally with our young men
– and a look at some thought-provoking solutions!
Sociologists are warning we are about to feel the fallout of a global crisis in boys learning, self-identity, education drop-out and under-achievement.
- WHY EVERY INDUSTRIALISED NATION HAS AN “ABSENT FATHER” SYNDROME, AND ALSO A “BOYS’ CRISIS” – WHAT THE RAMIFICATIONS ARE
- WHAT ARE THE SOLUTIONS ● OPPORTUNITY FOR AUDIENCE QUESTION AND ANSWERS
Dr Warren Farrell was recently appointed CHAIRMAN OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH A WHITE HOUSE COUNCIL ON MEN AND BOYS, to help address this crisis.
Dr Farrell has been chosen by the Financial Times as one of the world’s top 100 thought leaders. He has taught at university level in five disciplines and appeared on more than 1000 TV shows, from Oprah to Larry King Live. He has been featured repeatedly in Forbes, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.
He is currently working with Dr John Gray on a book Boys To Men. His previous books are published in over 50 countries and in 16 languages. They include award-winning international best-sellers, Why Men Are The Way They Are plus The Myth of Male Power. A book on couples communication, Women Can’t Hear What Men Don’t Say, has helped thousands. Father and Child Reunion has inspired many dads to be more involved with their children.
And Why Men Earn More: The Startling Truth Behind the Pay Gap – and What Women Can Do About It was chosen by US News and World Report in 2006 as one of the top four books on careers.
TIME: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25. 7PM – 8.30PM COST: Single $30, Family $75
LOCATION: Brisbane Convention Centre, Plaza Auditorium – Southbank (parking underneath) BOOKINGS AT: http://bit.ly/farrell25oct Or call Scott on: 1300 13 88 50
HOSTED JOINTLY BY THE AUSTRALIAN MEN’S HEALTH FORUM and MEN’S WELLBEING INC
www.menswellbeing.org Ph: 1300 13 88 50