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Representing Victims of Childhood Trauma: Resilience Screening

Thursday, April 4, 2019
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Law School
Reading Room, Starr Hall

Join the Connecticut Bar Association for a screening of the film, Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope, a one-hour documentary about the science of childhood trauma and the movement to treat and prevent toxic stress. Following the film, learn about the long term impact of traumatic events on children, discuss ways the medical community, legal community, and judicial system can assist victims of trauma, and create a framework for understanding how attorneys and health care providers can represent clients who have experienced traumatic events in a way that prevents continued trauma.

Speakers Include: Hon. Maria A. Kahn, Connecticut Supreme Court, Hartford David R. Johnson, Ph.D., Post Traumatic Stress Center; Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven.


Phanny Cahill, Education Coordinator Connecticut Bar Association

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