Red River College presents: Movies for Mental Health (Online)

A virtual workshop featuring award-winning short films and a panel discussion with lived experience speakers and local mental health resources. All are welcome!

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

Counselling and Accessibility [email protected] River College

Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba

Canadian Mental Health Association (Manitoba and Winnipeg)

Featured National/Provincial Resources:

Crisis Services Canada

Kids Help Phone

Wellness Together Canada

Klinic Community Health – Sexual Assault Support


Date:October 21, 2020
Time:1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Red River College
2055 Notre Dame Ave.
Manitoba, Winnipeg R3H 0J9 Canada

Workshop Evaluation

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100% of attendees felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
96% said that the workshop helped them confront and address stigma related to mental illness
75% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
What a great opportunity to come together on such an important topic. Knowing that there are supports and resources available and how to access them is so helpful. Thank you for sharing your stories, hearing that there are solutions & successes, and knowing others experience challenges helps us see that we are not alone. "
-Workshop Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

View Film Library


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