Mental Health: Beyond the Individual Workshop
Shifting from Individual Responsibility to Systemic Accountability
The Mental Health: Beyond the Individual workshop encourages participants to shift the perception of mental health as an individual issue to a systemic one by exploring the effects of oppression on well-being.
Expand our definition of mental health through a social justice lens
Understand the concept of oppression and its multiple forms
Recognize practical examples of how oppression and its multiple forms influence mental health
Population: Teens or adults
Capacity: 16-20 participants max is ideal for effective participation. However, the original structure of the workshop can be modified to fit more participants.
Mode: Virtual or in person, no hybrid mode
Language: English or Spanish
Length: 3 hours