FREE ADMISSION, open to the public. No ticket necessary. CASA Volunteers will receive 2 education hours for attending.
Lynchburg Parks and Recreation collaborates with CASA of Central Virginia and Bridges of Central Virginia to offer a screening of the Resilience film at the Miller Center, courtesy of Woodmen Life- Lynchburg, VA Chapter 7. The 1-hour film will be followed by a Q&A.
“The child may not remember, but the body remembers.”
RESILIENCE chronicles the birth of a new movement using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease. Physicians, educators, social workers and communities are daring to engage with families about the effects of divorce, abuse and neglect, both past and present, on their current reality. This one-hour documentary delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent Toxic Stress using community supports.