Learn about the science of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and a new movement to treat and prevent toxic stress with a showing of “Resiliency: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope” and a discussion with author Dawn Daum on April 26.
Daum is the co-editor of the book “Trigger Points: Abuse Survivors Experiences of Parenting” and co-creator of the annual #FacesofPTSD social media campaign that showcases trauma survivors living with PTSD. Her work has been featured on The Huffington Post, Scary Mommy, Elephant Journal, and The Establishment.
Copies of her book will be available after the screening for $10.
Daum will join a panel of local experts after the screening to discuss best practices in assisting children and families to overcome the effects of adverse childhood experiences.
The event is being hosted by SUNY Cobleskill’s Early Childhood and Psychology Department and the Schoharie County ACEs Team.
The screening starts at 9:15 a.m. in the Bouck Hall Theater at SUNY Cobleskill. It is free and open to the public.