College of the Sequoias presents: Movies for Mental Health

Free workshop featuring winning short films and a panel discussion with students and local mental health resources. Free food! All are welcome, in the Ponderosa Building.

Details

Day:Wednesday
Date:November 6, 2019
Time:2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Venue

College of the Sequoias
915 S Mooney Blvd
Visalia, CA 93277 United States

Ponderosa Building
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Workshop Evaluation

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97% of the students felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
93% of students said that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental health
69% of students not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
“It showed me I’m gonna be okay. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Oct
2016
The Letter
Jul
2018
A Short Film About Anxiety
Feb
2018
Little Elizabeth
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Partners

Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission The MHSOAC provides vision and leadership, in collaboration with clients, their family members, and underserved communities, to ensure Californians understand mental health is essential to overall health. MHSOAC holds public mental health systems accountable, provides oversight for eliminating disparities; promotes wellness, recovery and resiliency; and ensures positive outcomes for individuals living with serious mental illness and their families.