Face the Issue is a nonprofit production company aiming to promote the de-stigmatization of public health issues. The site allows those suffering from mental health issues to seek support anonymously among their peers. It also provides resources and tools as a first step in the recovery process.

Watch the animations

Face the Issue Animations:

Written, Story boarded and Produced by: Jane Semel and Melanie Hall

Graphic Designer: David Zweig

Animator: David Zweig

Music: Steve Tushar

Sound Design: Steve Tushar and Montonn Nijira

Medical advisor: Deborah Lynn, M.D.

Face the Issue Website:

Produced and Designed by: Jane Semel, Melanie Hall and Michael Marina

Technical Production: Michael Marina

Medical advisors Deborah Lynn, M.D. and Erika Carpenter, Ph.D.