McMaster University Presents: Movies for Mental Health

Free event featuring short films, discussion, Q&A with resource panel, food and drink.

Part of McMaster’s 2016 MacTalks Wellness Campaign.

Details

Day:Monday
Date:February 29, 2016, 2016
Time:3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L8 Canada

MUSC Atrium
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Workshop Evaluation

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93% of students felt that the workshop created awareness of mental health issues
80% of students reported that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental illness
47% reported an increased likelihood to seek support for their own well-being

Partners

Healthy Minds Canada Healthy Minds Canada (HMC) is a national charity that raises funds to support mental health research and education, and to raise awareness into and about mental illness and addictions. HMC provides ongoing support for Art With Impact's Canadian programming.
An effort is being made to erase stigma and encourage support. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Sep
2015
About That…
Feb
2016
Not Just A Phase
Jun
2015
Three
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