Simmons University presents: Black + Mental Health + Matters

An artistic experience centering tenderness, Black mental health, and healing. Allies are welcome!

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

Featured National Resources:

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


Date:May 4, 2022
Time:3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
66% of students not receiving mental health support reported an increased likelihood to reach out
100% of students said that the workshop equipped them with tools to help them heal and thrive
100% of the students said the event felt like a place of refuge
I took away that my feelings are valid and I have a right to express myself. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Still We Thrive
View Film Library