University of Manitoba Fort Garry presents: Movies for Mental Health

Free community and student workshop featuring food, winning short films and a panel discussion with Q&A. RESOURCES:

  • WHEAT Institute – free winter wellness group session (contact Pamela at [email protected]) /
  • Aulneau Renewal Centre – sliding scale counselling, Journaling workshops, DBT groups
  • CMHA Winnipeg – Peer Support Programming, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction /
  • Manitoba Suicide Line: 1-877-435-7170 & Mobile Crisis Service: 204-940-1781
  • Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba: Support Group – Mondays 12 Noon – 1:30 p.m. and 7pm-8:30 p.m. 4 Fort Street, Winnipeg: peer-led, dealing with panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, and generalized anxiety disorder


Date:January 29, 2019
Time:8:00 am - 5:00 pm


University of Manitoba
66 Chancellors Cir
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2

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Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
100% of students felt that the workshop created awareness of mental health issues
94% of students reported that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental illness
78% of students not currently seeking help are more likely to reach out for mental health support
Mental illness affects so many of us and it is important to identify stigma "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Sal Tran
Beyond Words
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