On the evening of September 12, an exclusive screening of the documentary THE S WORD, a new film by Lisa Klein was presented by CASP, ASR and MNjcc with support from Pfizer as part of the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) Conference on (September 11-12).
THE S WORD is a groundbreaking documentary that shatters the silence around suicide and reveals a movement of survivors, artists and activists fighting to change how we deal with our ultimate taboo. This screening was presented as part of the CASP Conference programming, which has a focus on the role of the arts in suicide prevention, intervention and postvention.
doors open 6:30pm | screening 7:00pm
followed by a panel presentation
Miles Nadal JCC, 750 Spadina Ave., Toronto
All proceeds from the event went to support the ASR Suicide & Depression Studies Program and the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention.
Learn more about the documentary on The S Word website, or view the trailer here.