Powerful Medicine: Simply Magic is a short documentary that has earned 18 awards at film festivals around the world. The film is a journey of self-discovery and resilience told through the voices, faces, and hands of incredible individuals who struggle with some of life’s difficult challenges. Their stories are inspirational, motivating and life changing!

Using the film as an anchor, a comprehensive event can be planned to bring together students, faculty, community members, parents, advocates, agencies, and organizations that serve individuals with disabilities with the goal of moving from “conversation” to “action” around issues of diversity, inclusion and equity for everyone, including those who are most vulnerable in our society.