Merced 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:

Disabled Students Program & Services (DSPS)

Veterans Services

Student Health Services

Golden Valley Health Centers

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

Details

Day:Thursday
Date:February 3, 2022
Time:3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue


MA United States
Online
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Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
100% of the students felt the event created awareness of mental health issues.
98% of students said that the workshop reduced stigma related to mental health
95% of students not already receiving mental health support cited an increased likelihood to reach out
The workshop allows one to really express how they feel and feel that there is someone out there that may be going through the same thing you are. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Jul
2021
Postal
Nov
2021
Pathei Mathos
Aug
2020
Masc
View Film Library

Partners

Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission The MHSOAC provides vision and leadership, in collaboration with clients, their family members, and underserved communities, to ensure Californians understand mental health is essential to overall health. MHSOAC holds public mental health systems accountable, provides oversight for eliminating disparities; promotes wellness, recovery and resiliency; and ensures positive outcomes for individuals living with serious mental illness and their families.