Pressures can quickly accumulate for young people as they transition from home and high school to life as college students. New academic and personal challenges often coincide with separation from friends and family. And in that time of change — one that many parents might assume is defined by discovery and optimism — an unexpected obstacle can emerge, often unnoticed: an issue with mental health. Kally Fayhee knows firsthand how seeking help can make a difference. Reframe worked with NCAA and New York Times’ T Brand Studios to create this film.

Director: Bassam Tariq, Director of Photography: Jeff Melanson