We are living amidst the largest mental health crisis in history.
“350 million people globally are affected by depression.” - World Federation for Mental Health
“Almost 1 million lives are lost yearly due to suicide.” - World Health Organization
"Approximately 1 in 5 youth aged 13–18 experiences a severe mental disorder at some point during their life. - National Alliance on Mental Illness
We need a radical new approach to treatment.
What happens when you combine the transformational power of art with a scientific approach to empowerment?
We call it Mindful Entertainment.
MANIA presents an epic, artfully produced sci-fi story in which characters gain superpowers from their mental illnesses. MANIA is a conscious communication tool conveying a new paradigm for the future of mental health treatment. By reframing the historically negative feedback typically attached to mental illness, MANIA offers an alternative view in which what were formerly perceived as differences, deficits and struggles can now be accepted as strengths, passion and spiritual gifts.