Riverside City 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

Student Health & Psychological Services @ Riverside City College
Operation Safe House – Cup of Happy

Featured National Resources:

Crisis Text Line
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Trans Lifeline
The Trevor Project
California Peer-Run Warm Line
Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective (BEAM)
Black Mental Health Alliance


Date:October 23, 2020
Time:12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Riverside City College
4800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92506 United States

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Workshop Evaluation

Click here to download a summary of the post-workshop evaluations.
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
92% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
“It was a place where there was no judgment but only a unity with people who are going through the same thing or similar and it’s a place where you can get resources and also get encouragement . "
-Workshop Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Lost Playground
The Hurt That Binds Us
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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.