Community Speaker Series Event on April 17th: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety

Angst: A New Documentary Film Raising Awareness Around Anxiety

4/17/19, 9:30 – 11:30 am @ The Community House
4/17/19, 7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Hinsdale South Auditorium

“Angst” features candid interviews with kids and young adults who suffer, or have suffered, from anxiety and what they’ve learned about it. The film includes discussion with mental health experts about the causes of anxiety and its sociological effects, as well as help, resources and tools. Watch the trailer here: Audience Guidelines: Parents, educators, students, and members of the community can benefit from this film. (Appropriate for ages 10 years+). See the event flyer below.

After the 43-minute film, Dr. John Duffy will lead discussion about anxiety. Dr. Duffy is a highly sought-after clinical psychologist, best-selling author, certified life coach, and parenting and relationship expert. The program is free and open to all, but space is limited. If you are interested in attending, please register in advance by going to and clicking “The Community Speaker” link on the homepage. Or use the registration links below.

Registration links:

Morning Program – The Community House

Evening Program – Hinsdale South Auditorium


Wednesday, April 24th from 7:00-8:15 pm at Hinsdale Public Library.

Continue the conversation about anxiety in our youth as highlighted in the documentary “Angst: Raising Awareness around Anxiety” with Cara Hurley, PhD and Alisa Messana, LCSW. The increase and prevalence of anxiety disorders in our children and adolescents is concerning and can be overwhelming at times. Come with questions and examples as we consider anxiety’s causes, impact and what to do about it. Attendance at a screening is not required to participate.

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