St. Mary’s College of Maryland presents: Movies for Mental Health

A free event featuring food, short films and discussion.

Details

Day:Sunday
Date:January 27, 2019
Time:3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue

St. Mary’s College of Maryland
47645 College Drive
St Marys City, MD 20686 United States
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Workshop Evaluation

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100% of students felt that the workshop created awareness of mental health issues
100% of students reported that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental illness
82% of students not in therapy reported an increased likelihood of seeking support for well-being

Partners

The Kristin Rita Strouse Foundation The Kristin Rita Strouse Foundation is dedicated to supporting local and national programs that:
  • Increase mental health awareness
  • Strengthen suicide prevention efforts, and
  • Provide help and healing through the arts for those affected by suicide and mental illness.
Their work is guided by the vision that individuals and families struggling with mental health problems and the risk of suicide will receive the love, care, and treatment they need and deserve to regain their health and go on to enjoy full and prosperous lives. They are a generous sponsor of Movies for Mental Health @ St. Mary's College, in Maryland.
“I’m not the only one who feels like this. It’s important to talk to people about it, so it’s more normalized. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Jul
2017
A to Z
Oct
2016
The Letter
Feb
2018
Little Elizabeth
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