Regis Library subscribes to streaming video databases, Films on Demand, Kanopyand Psychotherapy.net. In addition to the films highlighted below, users may search and find a vast number of films on many topics by going to the databases themselves.
People Say I'm Crazy is the only film about schizophrenia ever made by someone with schizophrenia. Mental illness is viewed from the inside out as the audience becomes witness to a first-hand account of the symptoms of schizophrenia and the disease's effect on one man and his family.
Both heartfelt and entertaining, MY DEPRESSION uniquely illuminates the symptoms, emotions and side effects of depression using animation, comedy and music.The film helps to make a difficult and sometimes taboo topic more understandable, both for those who may be suffering from depression as well as family and friends of people with the disorder.
With over four million children now on behavior modifying medications, some starting as young as two years old, FRONTLINE continues its investigation into the controversial practice of medicating kids. Are the drugs safe? How young can you detect mental illness in a child? Is medication really the answer?
"Whether done formally or informally, mental status exams uncover material necessary for successful treatment, so learning to conduct them thoroughly, even amid strong patient resistance, is crucial. If you’re looking to enhance your own skills in this area, this video is a must-watch."