Thompson Rivers University 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.

Featured Campus and Community Resources:

Thompson Rivers University Counselling Services

Thompson Rivers University Wellness Centre 

Kamloops Mental Health and Substance Use

Additional resource list provided by TRU Wellness Centre

Featured National/Provincial Resources:

Crisis Services Canada

Kids Help Phone (all ages)

Here2 Talk

Black Youth Helpline

Trans Lifeline

 

Details

Day:Wednesday
Date:November 18, 2020
Time:5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

Thompson Rivers University
900 McGill Rd
Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 0C8 Canada

Workshop Evaluation

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100% of attendees felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
93% said that the workshop helped them confront and address stigma related to mental illness
60% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
My mental health is something I can’t take for granted and have to keep working on it. "
-Workshop Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Nov
2019
Mind Matters
Sep
2018
Blue
Jul
2019
SECRET HORROR
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Partners

BC Interior Community Foundation The BC Interior Community Foundation (BCICF) is a member of Community Foundations of Canada, a national network of 191 foundations. This national alliance allows each local Community Foundation to independently support charities and causes that are important within their funding region.