Monthly Archives: October 2018

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Screenings in Ohio

The S Word was back in Ohio recently, with Lisa presenting the film at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University, hosted by NAMI of Tuscarawas and Carroll Counties. Earlier in the day, Lisa met with students at Dover High School, visiting several classes and participating in meaningful discussions with the kids. Local community [...]

By |2018-10-30T09:24:01-08:00October 30th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Loss

In this 3-part conversation, “Loss,” loss/attempt survivor and suicide prevention advocate Iden Campbell, artist David Best, and loss survivors Shauna and Jean Toh contemplate loss and how to turn pain into purpose.

By |2018-10-22T09:50:32-08:00October 24th, 2018|Voices|0 Comments

Screening in Jakarta, Indonesia

On Tuesday, October 16 THE S WORD participated in our first screening for the American Film Showcase. The film was shown at the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia, followed by a Q & A with Lisa participating via Skype. AFS brings award-winning contemporary American films to audiences around the world, offering a view of American [...]

By |2018-10-21T12:26:16-08:00October 21st, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

St. Joseph’s Health-St. Mary

On Thursday, September 27, THE S WORD traveled to Victorville, CA for a screening hosted by St. Joseph's Health, St. Mary and student organizations from Valley Victor College where the event was held. The afternoon began with a resource fair, followed by a welcome from Dr. Gloria Peak, Director of St. Joseph's/St. Mary. The post-screening [...]

By |2018-10-05T10:27:24-08:00October 5th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Connectedness

In this 3-part conversation, “Connectedness,” Kelechi Ubozoh and Leah Harris (attempt survivors and mental health advocates) and psychologist Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas discuss how to talk about the importance of relating to connecting with our community. We are our brothers and sisters' keepers.

By |2018-10-02T09:19:23-08:00October 3rd, 2018|Voices|0 Comments