Documentary explores the science behind raising healthy brains in children

DATE:              Tuesday, April 24, 2018

TIME:               4:00 p.m. – Reception & Remarks 4:45 p.m. - Film Screening (90 minutes)

WHERE:           Historic 512

                        512 West 4th Street Fort Worth, Texas 76102

DETAILS:         We know that the way we "feed" a child's brain shapes it, but what do we know about the kind of experiences that are helpful to grow a healthy young brain?

The Brainious film explores research-backed information revealing what children need in order to thrive and reach their full potential. The film features leading experts, like Allan Schore, Dan Siegel, Tina Payne Bryson, Carol Dweck, Matthieu Ricard, Susan Kaiser Greenland, and Momentous Institute experts who provide insight into what shapes children's brains and how to provide healthy experiences for young minds to grow.

Watch the “Brainious” trailer. 

About R4

R4 Foundation is a private charitable foundation created by a Fort Worth family seeking to help its community find what is possible. In its fourth year of providing local grants, R4 gives within four pillars of purpose - wellness, education, arts, and community. R4 hopes to inspire people to live compassionate lives of substance and value. 

About Momentous Institute Momentous Institute, owned and operated by Salesmanship Club of Dallas since 1920, builds and repairs social emotional health in kids. Each year, Momentous Institute directly serves over 5,500 children and family members through its nationally acclaimed Momentous School and innovative therapeutic services. Momentous Institute also invests in research and training, including the annual Changing the Odds Conference, to reach far more children than it could ever serve directly. The combined support of Salesmanship Club of Dallas, the AT&T Byron Nelson (primary fundraising event), corporations, individuals and foundations enables these efforts and truly changes the odds for kids in our community and beyond. 

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