Union, ME: "Resilience"-film on how toxic stress from parents affects kids-will be shown locally

Feb 21, 2018, Union, ME, Knox Village Soup: ‘Resilience’ screening, discussion Broadreach Family & Community Services has received grant funds from the Maine Children’s Trust to purchase a license to screen the award-winning documentary “Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope” across Waldo and Knox counties through the end of May. … “Resilience” (2016, USA) is a one-hour documentary that delves into the science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and the birth of a new movement to treat and prevent toxic stress. … However, as experts and practitioners profiled in “Resilience” are proving, what is predictable is preventable. Physicians, educators, social workers and communities are daring to talk about the effects of divorce, abuse and neglect … and using cutting edge science to help the next generation break the cycles of adversity and disease.