A virtual workshop featuring award-winning short films, mindfulness activities, & panel discussion with students & mental health resources.
Date and time
Thu Aug 11 2022
<div>A virtual workshop featuring award-winning short films, mindfulness activities, & panel discussion with students & mental health resources.</div><div style="margin-top: 20px"><div style="margin: 20px 10px;font-size: 15px;line-height: 22px;font-weight: 400;text-align: left;"><p>Movies for Mental Health (Online) is a 2-hour virtual workshop that uses the power of film to unite folks in community, connection, and conversation.</p><p></p><p>In particular, this workshop will focus on the mental health impacts of sexual violence for both individuals and communities, with the goal of creating more supportive communities for survivors.</p><p>This interactive, online experience will feature an anonymous, chat-based discussion on mental health, sexual violence, the stigma that frequently surrounds these issues, and media portrayals of both sexual violence and mental health.</p><p>Following this will be a live screening of three award-winning short films, therapeutic activities to consciously connect minds and bodies, and a collective exploration around what the work means for us as individuals.</p><p>The event will culminate in a panel of lived-experience speakers and mental health resources for survivors, empowering us to share our own stories, access support available to us, and offer support to our friends, family, and peers.</p><p>[Image description: In front of a purple background with bright red and orange brushstrokes are three silhouettes of people sitting. One silhouette contains a canyon sunrise, one contains a dense jungle, and the third a city landscape. Within each silhouette is a person exploring their environment. The event title is in block text underneath the logo for Art With Impact.]</p></div></div>