Springfield 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:

Counseling Center @ Springfield College
YMCA of the USA

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:Monday
Date:October 5, 2020
Time:12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Venue

Springfield College
263 Alden St
Springfield, MA 01109

Online
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Workshop Evaluation

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90% of attendees felt the event created awareness of mental health issues
90% said that the workshop helped them confront and address stigma related to mental illness
40% of those not already receiving support reported an increased likelihood to reach out for help
“Loved the mindfulness exercise and body scan. I also appreciated the ability to talk about the issue of mental health with such clarity, understanding and compassion. "
-Workshop Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Jun
2015
Three
Mar
2018
Sal Tran
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Partners

Beveridge Family Foundation The mission of the Beveridge Family Foundation, Inc. is to preserve and enhance the quality of life by embracing and perpetuating Frank Stanley Beveridge’s philanthropic vision, through grant making incentives in support of programs in youth development, health, education, religion, art and environment, primarily in Hampden and Hampshire counties, Massachusetts.
413Therapy Group - Amy Neumann, LICSW & Elisa Noonan, LMHC Elissa and Amy, former colleagues, met one day to discuss the shared issue of having a full practice, having to turn people away and hearing the challenges people were reporting in finding a private therapist. In an effort to provide more services to people in Western Massachusetts, Elissa and Amy collaborated to form 413Therapy Group, Inc, a growing group therapy practice with multiple therapists, two locations and telehealth options. 413Therapy Group is located in East Longmeadow and Springfield, MA and provides online telehealth for all Massachusetts residents. www.413therapygroup.com 
Amherst Psychotherapy Practice Amherst Psychotherapy Practice was created in 2019 to bring a group of dynamic therapists together to provide a wide range of treatment modalities to the greater Amherst area. We are able to provide therapy to all age ranges - from infants to elders, and use the latest research-based treatments such as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics. All of our therapists have undergone training as part of their individual practices in order to provide treatment to clients with measurable results. Currently accepting clients for telehealth during the pandemic. www.amhersttherapy.org - (413) 345-5573