Impact of Trauma Across the Life Span (Film and Panel Discussion)


Contributed by Lisa Richards

The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute, Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center will host a screening of the one-hour film Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope followed by a moderated panel discussion on the impact of trauma and trauma-informed care.

Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 7-9 pm at Cinemapolis in downtown Ithaca.

This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP here. Additional information can be found on our Facebook page.

Resilience chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease. Topics such as ACE's will be addressed.

Our panel of experts include:

Barbara Ganzel, PhD, LCSW, Director, Ithaca College Gerontology Institute

Lisa Kendall, LCSW-R, CSW-G, Social Work Psychotherapist and Clinical Gerontologist, Lisa Kendall Counseling

Kristi Taylor, Education Director, Advocacy Center