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Digital Display: Mental Health Week

Friday, Jan 21, 2022

This year, January 24—January 28 is Mental Health Week at MacEwan. Mental Health Week is about building community, raising awareness about mental health issues, and supporting students, faculty and staff who are seeking help or want to be helpful. As part of Mental Health Week, we put together this collection of digital resources about mental health.

If you are concerned about your mental health and are seeking help, please visit the MacEwan Mental Health Resources page.

To Read:

5 Thieves of Happiness – author John Izzo Ph.D is.a Canadian researcher who shares in this ebook how to develop, and defend the happiness that is our true nature.

10 Steps to Mastering Stress: A Lifestyle Approach, Updated Edition – this ebook from Oxford University Press goes through practical strategies for living a more balanced life.

Sustainable Happiness: Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference – a ebook collection of essays including Sarah van Gelder, Wendell Berry and other contributors to YES! Magazine, an independent and nonpartisan publication whose goal it is to inspire a more equitable and Earth-friendly world.

To Watch:

Happiness – streaming video part of the series 6 Billion Others that looks at 5000 interviews with people around the world.

Joy of Winter – A CBC documentary from 1962 reminding us why Canada and winter are great. 

Stash Short Film Festival: Comedy 

Stash Short Film Festival: Comedy 2 

Truth About Improving Your Mental Health – a BBC documentary featuring England footballer Alex Scott looking at wellbeing during the pandemic.