The Atlanta Women's Foundation presents ANGST, a documentary film that explores teenage anxiety and depression followed by a post-screening panel discussion on September 27, 2018 from 4:30-7:30 pm.
The Atlanta Women's Foundation's Women in Healthcare presents the documentary film, ANGST. This film explores teenage anxiety and depression - its causes, effects, and what we can do about it. This event will take place on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 4:30-7:30 pm. The program will be at held at AMC Phipps Plaza 14 and the reception at Davio's at Phipps Plaza.
This screening is open to the public and includes a post-screening panel discussion featuring:
* Nadine J. Kaslow, PhD, Vice Chair, Emory, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Chief Psychologist, Grady Memorial Hospital.
* Megan McSwain Mann, PhD, Owner, Peachtree Art Therapy & Counseling, LLC.
* Tina Blevins Pellechia, 9th Grade Professional School Counselor, Henry Grady High School.
* Bradley F. Sorte, EVP & Managing Director, Caron Treatment Centers.
Proceeds will benefit The Atlanta Women's Foundation's "Promoting Women's and Girls' Mental Health & Wellbeing Project."
ANGST features candid interviews with kids and young adults who suffer, or have suffered, from anxiety and what they've learned about it. The film includes discussions with mental health experts about the causes of anxiety and its sociological effects, as well as help, resources and tools.
About The Atlanta Women's Foundation:
The Atlanta Women's Foundation's mission is to be a catalyst for change in the lives of women and girls. AWF is a convener, educator, and funder. Since 1998, the Foundation has invested over $16 million in Atlanta area nonprofit organizations that have successfully moved women and girls from poverty to economic self-sufficiency. In addition to strategic grantmaking, AWF provides leadership and philanthropic training to a diverse group of professional women to empower not only themselves, but their communities as well.
The Atlanta Women's Foundation: Breaking Barriers. Building Women.
For more information, please visit www.atlantawomen.org
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