A window into the thoughts of a youth experiencing overwhelming stress. After talking with a friend who says that it takes courage to get help, she sees a school counselor who helps her manage her stress.
The filmmakers shared, “Kate challenges her social anxiety and joins a friend for dinner after being inspired by a social media video she came across. Our video inspires viewers to take action by stepping out of their comfort zone and challenging intrusive thoughts.”
A youth opens up about struggles at home, and her friend empathizes with her situation and suggests seeing a school counselor, as it’s helped her in the past.
A film about mental health during the holidays and the expectation to appear happy to others. A youth opens up to a close friend about about her experience with depression and realizes that she needs support.
A film about the effects of disordered eating on physical and mental health and an encouraging message about how to take steps towards recovery.
Youth share their struggles, worries, and hopes, and the film reminds the viewer that their mental health matters.
In this Spanish-language film, students share their perspective on importance of youth mental health.
Explores “smiling depression,” or the ability to function well on the outside while experiencing depression. The film encourages viewers to encourage healthy behaviors in loved ones.
The filmmakers shared, “Even though some people do not show their struggles, that does not mean they do not need help. The focus was to inform students to reach out to their friends and others to ask how they’re feeling.”
A film about how to be an advocate for mental health and what not to say to someone who is struggling.