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Free film documents adverse childhood on June 12 in Edwards

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"Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope" is a one-hour documentary showing for free at Colorado Mountain College in Edwards on June 12.
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If you go …

What: Film screening of “Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope,” a one-hour documentary.

Where: Colorado Mountain College, Edwards.

When: Monday, June 12, 5:30 p.m. refreshments; 6 p.m. film.

Cost: Free.

EDWARDS — During childhood, extremely stressful experiences can alter brain development and have lifelong effects on health and behavior, including everything from heart disease to substance abuse and depression.

“Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope” is a one-hour documentary that chronicles the impact of childhood trauma while providing strategies for strengthening local efforts to help children who live with daily trauma.

A film for everyone

The Eagle County Department of Human Services will host a free screening of “Resilience” today at Colorado Mountain College in Edwards. The film starts at 6 p.m., and refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m.

There will be time for discussion following the film.

All interested community members are encouraged to attend.

For more information about the film, visit kpjrfilms.co/resilience.