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“Resilience” – the Biology of Stress and Science of Hope

Please join The Carousel Center for a screening of “Resilience” on April 10th, 2019 at Ironclad Brewery.
Screenings will begin at the below listed times, followed by a facilitated discussion.

9:00am
11:00am
1:00pm
3:00pm
5:00pm
7:00pm

Confirm which screening works best for you HERE

THE CHILD MAY NOT REMEMBER, BUT THE BODY REMEMBERS.

Researchers have recently discovered a dangerous biological syndrome caused by abuse and neglect during childhood. As the new documentary Resilience reveals, toxic stress can trigger hormones that wreak havoc on the brains and bodies of children, putting them at a greater risk for disease, homelessness, prison time, and early death. While the broader impacts of poverty worsen the risk, no segment of society is immune. Resilience, however, also chronicles the dawn of a movement that is determined to fight back. Trailblazers in pediatrics, education, and social welfare are using cutting-edge science and field-tested therapies to protect children from the insidious effects of toxic stress—and the dark legacy of a childhood that no child would choose.
Thank you to Port City Java, New Hanover RESILIENCY Task Force and Ironclad Brewery