Chapman University presents: Movies for Mental Health (Online)

A virtual workshop featuring winning short films and a panel discussion with students and local mental health resources. All are welcome!

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

The Wellness Project @ Chapman University
Psychological Counseling Services @ Chapman University
NAMI Orange County


Date:April 25, 2020
Time:10:00 am - 11:30 am


Chapman University
1 University Dr
Orange, CA 92866 United States

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Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
100% of attendees felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
100% said that the workshop helped them confront and address stigma related to mental illness
80% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
My main takeaway is “that we can use the arts to engage in the topic of mental health in meaningful and connective ways even during this pandemic. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

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