Film Screening and Discussion To Look At Stress And Growing Up.

Mar 4, 2019

According to research cited in a new documentary, frequent stress is bad for kids.  This film is called "Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the science of hope" and on March 7th the non-profit Prevent Child Abuse Illinois is sponsoring a free screening and panel discussion of the film. 

To learn more about this film, visit:  https://ieanea.org/resources/resilience-the-movie/

The discussion will also look at the larger picture:  that is how  the  physical and psychological effects of frequent, toxic stress  can harm the bodies and brains of children..and impact society as a whole.

In this feature, WSIU visits with Brittney Hale with the non-profit Prevent Child Abuse Illinois.

To learn more about Prevent Child Abuse Illinois visit:  https://www.preventchildabuseillinois.org/