Navigating Minds: Exploring Mental Health and Media Influence



RUN TIME: 60 Minutes

In today's digital age, media plays a pivotal role in shaping societal perceptions and attitudes towards mental health. From films and television shows to social media platforms and news outlets, the portrayal of mental health can significantly impact public understanding, stigma, and access to support. Followed by an in-depth presentation of the Geena Davis Institute’s latest research report, ''Are the Kids All Right?'' Portrayals of Mental Health in TV Watched By Children and Teens.'' This panel will delve into the complex relationship between mental health and the media, exploring both its potential benefits and pitfalls. In partnership with Mars Wrigley.