El Paso United FRC

Media & Mental Health

Media & Mental Health

Welcome to our second episode, we connect with Dr. Richard Pineda, Associate Professor and Director of the Sam Donaldson Center for Communication Studies at the University of Texas at El Paso, and take a close look at how media can impact our mental health by shaping our ideas and understanding of current events. On our “Where were you on August 3rd?” intermission segment, we feature CEO of Workforce Solutions Borderplex, Leila Melendez. Leila shares her personal story of the August 3rd, 2019 tragedy.

Duration: 36 min

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