Does your child have anxiety? This evening is for you

The Manchester School District, NAMI NH and Southern New Hampshire University are hosting a forum and film screening to raise awareness about anxiety in children and youth.

The evening starts at 6 p.m. with a resource fair and refreshments; the film screening of Angst is at 6:30; and the Q&A panel discussion starts at 7:15 p.m. Parents, children 10 and older, educators and community members are invited to attend.

Angst is a documentary designed to raise awareness around anxiety. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, educators, experts, parents and a special interview with Michael Phelps. The goal of Angst is to help people identify and understand the symptoms of anxiety and encourage them to reach out for help. Angst screens in schools, communities and theaters around the world. The film and corresponding materials provide tools, resources and above all, hope.

The forum and screening on Wednesday, March 18, is being held at SNHU, in the dining center on the second floor, in Manchester.

Categories: Depression and Anxiety