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Presence of Mind: Helping Others

Engaging with someone who you notice may be struggling can make a big difference. Listening without judgment can help the individual and the community talk more openly about mental health.

Engaging with someone who you notice may be struggling can make a big difference. Listening without judgment can help the individual and the community talk more openly about mental health.

Presence of Mind: Helping Others

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Learn how to be an ally by engaging, supporting, and respecting others who are experiencing challenges with their mental health and wellness.

This short video will help you understand:

  • How to talk openly with friends about mental health
  • The best way to support someone who may be struggling with a mental health issue
  • Resources that are available to help

Part 2 of our Presence of Mind series gets to the root of supporting friends, family, and others in your community who may be struggling, and how to promote a safe and welcoming environment to speak honestly about personal issues. You’ll also hear from others in the gaming community about their experiences, learn about helpful resources that are available, and get tips to approach these sensitive topics with others.

Check back here for future videos, including on self-harm and supporting resources. The more you learn, the better you’ll be at finding your words.

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