Bakersfield College Presents: Movies for Mental Health

A free event featuring food, short films and discussion.

Details

Day:Wednesday
Date:September 13, 2017
Time:12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Venue

Bakersfield College
1801 Panorama Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93305 United States
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Workshop Evaluation

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91% of students felt that the workshop created awareness of mental health issues
91% of students reported that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental illness
82% of students not in therapy reported an increased likelihood of seeking support for well-being

Partners

Prop63 Voter-approved Proposition 63, also known as the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA), provides housing, treatment, recovery to thousands of Californians every day. Prop 63 was the first major partner of Art With Impact and has been working with us to provide educational workshops that reduce the stigma of mental illness at colleges, universities and high schools throughout California since 2013.
“An impactful event that shows real life examples of mental illness. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

May
2017
Beyond Words
Jun
2015
Three
Sep
2017
Hanging
Apr
2017
Limitless
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