University of Guelph presents: Movies for Mental Health

Free event featuring food, short films and discussion, and a Q&A with resource panel. Hosted in Rozanski 102.

Resources:

  • Melanie Bowman – Manager, Wellness Education & Promotion, U of G, Student  Support Network – open ‘til 10pm
  • Andrea Wyshniowsky – Manager, Programs + Services, Family Counselling and Support Services for Guelph-Wellington
  • Aleah Wagner – Team Lead, Here 24/7, CMHA Waterloo Wellington 1-844-Here247

Details

Day:Wednesday
Date:January 17, 2018
Time:5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road
Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1 Canada

Workshop Evaluation

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97% of students felt the event created awareness of mental health
93% of students felt the event reduced stigma related to mental illness
63% of students not already in therapy reported an increased likelihood of seeking mental health support
Everyone has their own story. Though people may not explicitly express it, they may be suffering in silence. Mental health looks different for different people. "
-Student Attendee

Interactive Presentation

Films Screened

Films screened and discussed at this workshop

Jan
2017
FINE
Oct
2014
After Her
May
2015
The Blind Stigma
Aug
2016
The Gift
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