“Silent War: Asian American Reckonings with Mental Health” Movie Screening and Discussion
On Jan. 23, Montgomery County Public Schools in partnership with Asian American Health Initiative, Montgomery County Government (DHHS) will have a brief movie screening of the film, Silent Wars, followed by reflection from one of the individuals in the film, and a moderated panel discussion. Community resource tables will be available for students, parents, and community members. “Silent War” is a documentary that profiles members of the Asian American community who share personal battles with mental illness. The event is a part of the county's effort to bring awareness to the stigma of mental health in the Asian American community and provide resources.
Students can earn SSL hours .
Date: January 23, 2024
Time: 5:30 PM–8:00 PM
Location: Thomas S. Wootton High School
2100 Wootton Pkwy, Rockville, MD 20850