SEATTLE, WASH. - The movie Angst: Breaking the Stigma Around Anxiety examines these emotions through the lens of both experts and honest peer-to-peer interviews. The film will be shown to schools and communities around the world with a goal of affecting change through dialogue. 18-year-old Louisa Skerritt and Dr. Cora Breuner from Seattle Children's are both featured in the movie.
To find a screening near you, or to find out how to host a screening in your school or community, please visit www.angstmovie.com.
Please check out these additional resources:
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255 (this number is staffed 24 hours a day)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline website: SuicidePreventionLifeline.org
Teen Link Helpline: 866-TEENLINK (866-833-6546) - this number is staffed from 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm PST
Teen Link website: 866TeenLink.org
The Trevor Project (dedicated to helping those in the LGBTQ community): 866-488-7386
The Trevor Project website: www.TheTrevorProject.org
Crisis Text Line (24/7 text support from trained crisis counselors): CrisisTextLine.org
Center for Non-violent Communication by Dr. Marshall Rosenberg – www.cnvc.org
Inside Out Disney Movie
Seattle Young People’s Project – www.sypp.org (youth empowerment/legitimization of youth voice)
American Academy of Pediatrics – www.aap.org (suicide prevention, LGBTQ care)
Seattle Children’s – www.seattlechildrens.org (anxiety management, depression management)
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