Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 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

Health and Wellness @ PAFA
Fishtown Wellness Center

Featured National Resources:

Crisis Text Line
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
RAINN
Trans Lifeline
The Trevor Project
Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective (BEAM)
Black Mental Health Alliance

Details

Day:Monday
Date:November 16, 2020
Time:4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
118-128 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102 United States

Online
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Workshop Evaluation

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67% of attendees felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
100% said that the workshop helped them confront and address stigma related to mental illness
50% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
[My main takeaway is that] “That mental health is highly important, and even I can play an important role in helping others. "
-Workshop Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Nov
2019
Mind Matters
Apr
2019
Visualizing Lies
Mar
2018
Sal Tran
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Partners

Dr. Kevin Kuehlwein I'm a clinical psychologist and cognitive-behavioral therapist in private practice who trained with Dr. Aaron Beck at the Center for Cognitive Therapy and has published several books.  I work with straight as well as LGBT folks on issues like depression, anxiety, substance abuse, low self-esteem, anger, couples issues, and so on.
Jennifer Brey, LPC, LPC Supervisor & Owner of Brey Counseling Services I specialize in helping people recover from trauma as well as substance abuse.
Jennifer Blaine Do you wish you had someone who listened to you and could deeply understand what you felt? Someone who honored you and offered insights that would radically upgrade your life immediately? My coaching helps you honor yourself. You’ll know what you really want and you’ll create it. Learn more at www.blainecoaching.com.
Kim Engstrom, MS, Anxiety Counselor and Personal Power Coach Kim is committed to people having lives they love and putting them- not their anxiety - in the driver's seat of creating that life!  She is the Founder of Inhale-Exhale: a zine for Stressing Less, Breathing More and is a stand for young people being seen, safe, and celebrated!