ILLUMINATIONS

SUBJECT: MENTAL HEALTH, ADDICTION & RECOVERY

Illuminations Music Video featuring Mic Crenshaw, Quincy Davis and RxN

Wisdom documentary sequence - Ilarion Merculieff - Legacy of Pain

Artist Series Documentary Short: Substance Abuse & Recovery

Wisdom documentary sequence - Elder Sobonfu Somé - Community Healing

Talking Circle Question Prompts

  • Do these videos bring up any relatable experiences that you'd like to share?

  • What are some different forms of addiction and substance abuse? What are some beyond the obvious (drugs, alcohol)? 

  • Why do you think people fall into habits of substance abuse? 

  • What are some healthy alternatives?

Activity: Meditation Exercise for Mental Health and Healing Ailments (10 minutes)