Mental Health Film Screening & Workshop

May 18, 2023 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
61980 Skyline Ranch Road
OR 97703
(541) 408-0968

SriPonya, Bend Film, SkyLine Recovery, and Broken Top Recovery partner on screening of Medicating Normal; and workshop with Mental Health Advocate Will Hall featuring art by Native Artist, Speakthunder Berry

The film MEDICATING NORMAL, follows five high-functioning people whose doctors prescribed pills to help with common problems like stress, insomnia, anxiety, and grief as they seek to stop taking these drugs. They are faced with a gap in critical recovery care and information that impacts their lives in devastating ways; yet there is still hope.

After the film, Will Hall will facilitate a workshop entitled “Harm Reduction: A Guide to Coming Off Psychiatric Medication” including how to run and hold community groups supporting this population.

Tickets available at EventBrite for $22. Support is available for those in need to cover ticket cost. Promotion will include a FREE Facebook Live with Will Hall on on May 8th at 11am.

When: Thursday, May 18th, 2023 from 2pm to 7pm
Screening: 2pm-4pm
Break with local food and art by Speakthunder Berry: 4-5pm
Workshop and exercise with Open Hub Singing Club: 5pm-7pm

Where: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 61980 Skyline Ranch Road, Bend, OR 97703

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