Art with Impact Changes the Conversation on Mental Health through Short Films

Cary McQueen, executive director, founded Art with Impact in 2011, a nonprofit showcasing short films on mental health and leading discussions about their contents at live events on college campuses. “Mental health is the defining social justice issue of our time,” said McQueen. Diagnosed with depression in college, McQueen sought to use her Bachelor’s degreeContinue reading “Art with Impact Changes the Conversation on Mental Health through Short Films”

Nikki Webber Allen: Changing the Conversation in Communities of Color

Photo Credit emulsions photography Nikki Webber Allen lost her 22-year-old nephew to suicide. He was a promising college student who had suffered with mental health issues for years. Allen who had worked in television and film and who had won two Emmys was prompted to shed light on these issues in communities of color. HisContinue reading “Nikki Webber Allen: Changing the Conversation in Communities of Color”