Increasing mental illness awareness one brush stroke at a time. 

FallRisk - an interactive art show 

FallRisk began as a collection of artwork describing the seven most commonly diagnosed mental disorders: schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, borderline personality disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. It soon evolved to include specific symptoms of mental illness as a form of therapy and reducing stigma. It portrays visions from mania, depression, and self-harm phases to aid visualization of some of the emotions from mental illness. The artwork expanded to photography and short clips. 

“I will not suffer without gain.”

— Unknown

Our Mission

  • Reduce stigma surrounding mental illness
  • Increase awareness of mental illness in society 
  • Encourage people suffering to seek help 
  • Increase funding towards mental illness research to know the neurobiological and environmental sources of mental illness rather than only treating the symptoms 
  • Create outpatient support groups for those leaving psychiatric wards

36%

discharges from state hospitals become homless within 6 months of release 

The 2nd  

leading cause of death worldwide is suicide for ages 15-29 year olds 

41%

of adults in the U.S. diagnosed with mental illness received mental healthcare in 2016

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