Northwood Technical College presents: Movies for Mental Health (Online)

A virtual workshop featuring award-winning short films and a panel discussion with students and local mental health resources.

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

Northwood Technical College Counseling Services

Local Resource Directory (By Campus)

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

Details

Day:Wednesday
Date:May 18, 2022
Time:9:30 am - 11:30 am

Venue


MA United States
Online
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Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
92% of faculty and academic leaders felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
91% of faculty and academic leaders said that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental health
39% of faculty and aca not receiving mental health support reported an increased likelihood to reach out
In my career I have sat through an incredible number of workshops, some on mental health. This was easily the most engaging, entertaining, and practical event I have been part of. "
-Workshop Participant

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Jun
2012
Crooked Beauty
Dec
2016
Purpose
View Film Library

Partners

AB Korkor Foundation We’re on a mission to increase awareness surrounding the prevalence of mental health diagnoses and the staggering difficulties that individuals face navigating mental health care in this country.
The Charles E. Kubly Foundation The Charles E. Kubly Foundation seeks to better the lives of those affected by depression by increasing public awareness of the disease and its devastating effects, eliminating the stigma associated with it, supporting suicide prevention programs and promoting improved access to quality mental health resources within communities.