Tulsa Community 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. All are welcome!

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

Wellness Services, Tulsa Community College

Counseling and Recovery Services

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


Date:March 9, 2021
Time:2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Tulsa Community College
3727 E Apache St
Tulsa, OK 74115 United States


Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
94% of attendees felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
95% said that the workshop helped them confront and address stigma related to mental illness
84% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
I learned that so many are going through things we may not know about. I learned there are resources for me when anxiety is too much, and seeking help will really make an impact on my own well-being. "
-Workshop Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Visualizing Lies
The Chair
Continue to Live
View Film Library


Kevin Bonifield, LPC, NCC Tulsa-area therapy services for psychological trauma, anxiety, depression, and relationships. EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist and Consultant. Calm Works Counseling, LLC:  www.calmworkscounseling.com
Desmond Shepherd, MA, LPC of Positive Life Solutions Desmond Shepherd, MA, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor in private practice at Positive Life Solutions Counseling, LLC in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He has worked in the mental health profession since 1996, working with mental health patients and clients in psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinics, mental health agencies, and in private practice. Desmond has worked with families, children, adolescents, and adults, in the areas of mood and anxiety disorders, depression, grief, anger management, various traumas, including childhood and adult traumas, involving physical abuse, sexual abuse, and severe neglect. He is also skilled in working with clients seeking help with marital and relationship problems. Desmond also does Christian counseling with clients who have a preference for Christian based counseling. At Positive Life Solutions we believe “Everyone Needs a Therapist” and are determined to offer a caring therapy experience to our clients. Desmond can be reached at Email: [email protected] Phone; (918)-764-9832
Christina Spinler, MS, LMFT I am a therapist that enjoys helping people rediscover their inner wisdom, inner strengths and feeling empowered in their own abilities.   I co-create conversations with you on your purpose, your preferences, and help co-author a vision of yourself that you desire.    I have had the honor of working as a therapist for 13 years, during these 13 years I have worked with individuals and all types of relationships.  I am an open-minded therapist that accepts everyone! Come as you are.