Hope in Resilience: Community Healing beyond Adverse Childhood Experiences

October 2, 2022 @ 1:00PM — 4:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Add to Calendar

3S Artspace: 319 Vaughan St Portsmouth, NH 03801 Get Directions









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Join us for an inspiring afternoon to build community and explore post traumatic growth in the face of ACEs

On Sunday, October 2nd, 2022, from 1pm-4pm, Yoga in Action will feature the film, Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope, at 3S Artspace, 319 Vaughan Street, Portsmouth, NH. This is a hybrid event with options to participate in-person or via the livestream. The event is a screening of Resilience, followed by a panel of experts from New Hampshire. The film relates to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), research and therapies being used to fight back against the effects of this type of childhood trauma. After delving deeper into the impact of ACEs on children and families and community healing, the panel will address questions from the audience.

1:00pm Doors open for refreshments and community connections

1:45pm Screening of Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope

2:45 Guest panelists

  • Katie Burns: ACERT Supervisor at Amoskeag Health - Manchester
  • Amy Rich Crane, MSOT, OTR/L: Executive Director at Reach for the Top Therapy Services - Dover
  • Det. Rochelle Jones: Community Outreach Coordinator, Family Services Division - Portsmouth Police Department
  • Chief John Monaghan (ret) - Law Enforcement Recruiter - Center for Policing Equity
  • Det. Canada Stewart: Juvenile Detective - Manchester Police Department

3:30 Question and Answer session

*Yoga in Action will provide a letter of attendance to participants in who may be eligible for continuing education credits in their respective fields. The event will qualify for 1.5 hours of Yoga Alliance CE credits for yoga teachers. Information will be provided on October 3rd.

Make a day of it! Portsmouth is a picturesque and walkable city. While in town, you might visit the art exhibit at 3S Artspace and the on-site restaurant, Barrio. Within minutes you can see historic sites, find a variety of restaurants and shopping or make your way to the waterfront Prescott Park, Strawbery Banke and more. Parking: There is metered parking on the street and in various lots and garages in Portsmouth. Learn more about parking in Portsmouth.

About Yoga in Action: Yoga in Action is a yoga service organization which helps people navigate life's challenges by providing accessible yoga programs to individuals in a wide variety of settings and circumstances. Yoga is a low cost, high impact modality that can support the mental and physical health of ANYONE. These programs are fueled by our dedicated staff, experienced teachers and the expertise of our partner organizations in the community.

Yoga In Action is a recipient of the 3S Artspace Community Use Grant. The grant was developed in 2020 by 3S Artspace in direct response to the persisting challenges non-profits face in reaching their audience and mission goals, particularly during the pandemic.

A big thank you to our sponsors!

Supporting Sponsorships
Hampton Ford-Hyundai
Exhibitor Sponsorships
Burns, Bryant, Cox, Rockefeller & Durkin, P.A.
Event Hosts
3S Artspace
Tripoli Bakery
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