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Mental Health Awareness Day Screening of ''Holden On''

May 21, 2018

Ivywild School 1604 South Cascade ave Colorado Springs,CO

As part of Mental Health Awareness Day, we are sharing the screening of "Holden On," a film that addresses mental illness and substance abuse at Ivywild on May 21 at 7pm. Holden Layfield helps audiences through his harrowing tale in this film set in the early 1990s after succumbing to a secret battle with mental illness, 17-year old Holden devolves from a gregarious. small-town Georgian football player to a lost. self-medicating prophet. this important film portrays the complexity of mental illness and suicide in teens. offers insight to prevention. and opens the door to conversation about this difficult but critical community concern.
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