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The “S” Word Screening

Join EveryMind and our partners in health and wellness

Adventist HealthCare, Holy Cross Health, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, Suburban Hospital and Montgomery County Government for a special screening of The “S” Word followed by a presentation

Please register — space is limited.

When:
Thursday, October 25, 2018

6:00 – 6:30 pm: Check-in
6:30 – 7:30 pm: Screening
7:30 – 8:30 pm: Presentation/Q&A

Where:
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center
8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Cost:
$5 per ticket

Join us for a screening of the film, The “S” Word.* In this award-winning documentary, a suicide attempt survivor is on a mission to find fellow survivors and document their stories of unguarded courage, insight, pain and humor. Along the way, she discovers a national community rising to transform personal struggles into action. The “S” Word chronicles her journey and these survivors in a powerful feature documentary that puts a human face to a topic that has long been stigmatized and buried with the lives it has claimed.

A presentation and Q&A session will immediately follow the screening. Members of the community working to fight mental health stigma and to support individuals with a mental illness will be available to answer questions and share resources.

*This film is appropriate for adults and youth over the age of 14.

Learn more about The “S” Word.

Thank you to our partners:

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