Maryland Institute College of Art presents: Movies for Mental Health

Free workshop featuring winning short films and a panel discussion with students and local mental health resources. All are welcome, located in the BBOX (Gateway Building).

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

Coming Soon!

Featured National Resources:

Crisis Text Line
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Trans Lifeline
The Trevor Project
Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective (BEAM)
Black Mental Health Alliance


Date:March 25, 2022
Time:6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


ABox in Leake Hall
120 McMechen St
Baltimore, MD 21217 United States

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Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
78% of students not receiving mental health support reported an increased likelihood to reach out
100% of students said that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental health
100% of the students felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
This was a good opportunity to think about what you need for your emotional and mental health "
-MICA Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Visualizing Lies
Staging Face
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American Psychiatric Association Foundation We are the non-profit affiliate of the American Psychiatric Association. Our public programs are designed to educate and empower, and are focused on:
  • Eliminating stigma,
  • Improving access to high quality mental health care,
  • Increasing public awareness, and
  • Addressing the chronically unmet needs of underserved populations.

APAF initiatives are designed for schools, the workplace, the justice system, and faith communities. All of our work is centered on on one goal: A mentally healthy nation for all. For more information and complimentary resources, visit