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Published on May 18th, 2017 | by Deb Wolf

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Resilience, the Film

At Montpelier High School

Free Admission – Open to the Public

A one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress. Now understood to be one of the leading causes of everything from heart disease and cancer to substance abuse and depression, extremely stressful experiences in childhood can alter brain development and have lifelong effects on health and behavior. However, as experts and practitioners profiled inRESILIENCE are proving, what’s predictable is preventable. These physicians, educators, social workers and communities are daring to talk about the effects of divorce, abuse and neglect. And they’re using cutting edge science to help the next generation break the cycles of adversity and disease.

Bring your questions for our panel of local experts who will discuss what is happening in Washington County. Hosted by the Spiral Committee.

MORE INFO/FILM TRAILER: http://www.gmunitedway.org/event/resilience/ 


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