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Angst: Virtual Film Screening and Panel Discussion
On April 23, 2020, EveryMind, in collaboration with Adventist HealthCare, Holy Cross Health, MedStar Montgomery, Suburban Hospital and Montgomery County Public Schools, hosted a online screening of the film Angst, followed by a virtual panel discussion with experts in the field of anxiety management and treatment. The panel was facilitated by Ned Johnson and William Stixrud, authors of “The Self-Driven Child.”
This documentary is designed to raise awareness around anxiety. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, educators, experts, parents and a very special interview with Michael Phelps. The goal is to help people identify and understand the symptoms of anxiety and encourage them to reach out for help.
Many thanks to all the partners who made this event so successful and Indie Flix for supporting these efforts! To learn more about the film please visit the website.
Below are a few of the resources discussed during last night’s panel discussion following the screening.
Waymaking: Managing Stress During Social Distancing
Montgomery County Public Schools
The Anxious Child and the Crisis of Modern Parenting
WORKSHOPS AND SUPPORT GROUPS FOR PARENTS
Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions
Please visit EveryMind’s COVID-19: Coping with Anxiety and Stress page for more information and resources about mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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