NorQuest College presents: Movies for Mental Health

A free workshop featuring lunch, winning short films about mental health, and a community and campus resource panel with Q&A.

Details

Day:Thursday
Date:March 21, 2019
Time:1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Venue

NorQuest College
The Singhmar Centre For Learning, Atrium. 10215-108 Street Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1L6 Canada
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Workshop Evaluation

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95% of students felt that the workshop created awareness of mental health issues
95% of students reported that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental illness
76% of students not currently seeking help are more likely to reach out for mental health support

Partners

Edmonton Community Foundation The Edmonton Community Foundation’s mission is to attract and steward endowment funds to make strategic investments that enhance quality of life in Edmonton. The ECF collaborates with community organizations that illustrate innovative, responsive approaches towards answering today’s challenges. Through these initiatives, they are setting the foundations for tomorrow’s growth. The ECF continues to enrich lives in almost every sector of society, both locally and beyond. They are a generous supporter of two community Movies for Mental Health workshops within Edmonton during the 18/19 academic year.
Life is beautiful, even if there is some darkness in it, so have hope and keep going "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Mar
2018
Sal Tran
Oct
2016
The Letter
Nov
2013
Gladys
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