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PURCHASE YOUR OWN DVD OF CAREgivers FILM and A LICENSE TO SCREEN or Stream using Alexander Street Press, aka ProQuest: 

A.  We encourage universities and educational institutions to purchase a Standard Definition (SD) DVD or STREAMING OF THE FULL FEATURE VERSION from our very helpful educational distributor, Alexander Street Press, for unlimited screenings within the educational institution (no tickets or donations at events).  See:  or See: 


B.   You may purchase DVD’s (SD with BluRay) and a twelve month License to screen (for public or institutional audiences with donations or selling tickets as an option) by contacting or call 267-266-0842.

To arrange for the DIRECTOR, Vic Compher or CO-PRODUCER, Rodney Whittenberg, to be present for a Q and A session or panel discussion or to hold an educational workshop or presentation— please contact or call 267-266-0842   

2019 – 2020 and ongoing

Additional information is available by contacting

2018  Recent and upcoming Screenings 

(see also APT “Broadcast page” on this website for dates and times of broadcasts around the US )

Jan. 22 — Hopkinson House  604 S.  Washington Square – Solarium  — 7:30 p.m. 

February 15 — Philadelphia City Council declaration of CAREGIVERS AND FIRST RESPONDERS DAY — 10:00 a.m. City Council Chambers (Room 400, City Hall), Philadelphia, PA

March 2 — Philadelphia Prisons, Social Workers and Psychologists, hosted by District Council 47 — featuring Rodney Whittenberg, Co-Producer,  Philadelphia, PA, and time TBD

March 20 — Social Work Helper – international online conference 10:00 – 11:00 Vicarious Trauma and Resiliency – Caregiver Film – includes 1/2 hour version of film followed by Q and A with Vic Compher

NOTE: Registration for online conference and broadcast through also for further information, contact Deona Hooper at

April 3 — Positive Aging National Conference — 7:30 or 8:30 p.m. at Philadelphia Marriot Hotel (12th and Market Streets, Phila. PA)

Note: Conference registration required; further information available through Rick Moody at

April 13–12:30 PM – The Dept.of Medicine Grand Rounds at Crozer-Chester Medical Center – Upton, PA

April 27 — National Conference – Academy for Professionalism in Health Care. 2:30-3:30 pm (ET)
“Resiliency and wellness in the setting of secondary trauma/compassion fatigue”
Presentation by Dr. Donald Friedman with screening of CAREgivers film
Emabassy Suites, Baltimore, MD (Inner Harbor)
registration and additional information about the conference at:

May 17 — District Council 1199-C of the National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees – Philadelphia, PA  10:00 – 11:30 a.m. (100 S Broad St 10th floor)

June 27 – 28 Screenings and Two Full Day Workshop, for Child Welfare Leadership, led by Vic Compher, San Diego, CA

Note:  hosted by The Academy of Professional Excellence; further information from Jennifer Ahsing at

July 12 — Jefferson Hospital, Grand Rounds for Medical Social Workers, led by Dr. Don Friedman and Vic Compher – Philadelphia, PA –12:00 noon

Please note that our ongoing screenings are being arranged at this time by TUGG as described above.  Additional information is available by contacting

2017 Screening Highlights

Dec. 4 — MARC Summit – Workshop – Using film to promote policy and staff resilience programs – Vic Compher, Rodney Whittenberg, and Deborah Ortiz

Nov. 16 — Grandrounds for Internal Medicine –  Jefferson Hospital with Dr. Don Friedman

Nov. 14 — Open House and Educational Workshops of The Samaritan Center at Vorhees 

November 9 — 7:00 p.m. City Council Members, Derek S. Green, Helen Gym, and Blondell Reynolds-Brown with AFSCME District Council 47

October 27 — Men’s Group Presentation by Bob Groves –  screening and discussion – Philadelphia, PA

October 5 — King College and Community — Screening and Panel Discussion — 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. –Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center (HEC) — Abingdon, VA   free

October 4 — Hershey, Pa.  – The 2017 Governor’s Emergency Preparedness Summit  at the Hershey Lodge, Hershey, PA.


September 19 — Dallas, Texas:  Studio Movie Grill — 7:00 p.m. — free screening with registration

September 17 — Screening and Discussion Tabernacle United Church — 11:45 a.m. — Philadelphia, PA — free 

June 22 –Delaware County Behavioral Health and United Way of Delaware County, Morton, PA

June 20 — American Red Cross — national online screening and Q and A

June 11 — Screening by Tabernacle United Church — Philadelphia, PA

June 8–Philadelphia Veterans Multiservice Center–Presentation on Secondary Trauma and Resiliency — Screening/ Workshop

May 21 — International Coalition Alliance on Prostitution (ICAP), Green Lake, WI.

May 12 — Family Service of Rhode Island – Providence, RI

May 10 — DeSales University, Center Valley, PA

April 30 — American Red Cross Volunteer Managers’ Leadership Conference,    Charlotte, NC 

April 19  — Kansas City Police Department,  Kansas City, Missouri  –screening and workshop for police, firefighters, child welfare and other public servants

March 27 and 28 –First 5 Mendocino County, California (Ft. Bragg and Ukiah)  –morning screening and afternoon workshop for diverse group of early childhood educators, child welfare, and other care providers

March 24  — First 5, Alameda, California –morning screening and afternoon workshop for diverse group of early childhood educators, child welfare, and other care providers

March 23 –ASA — American Society of Aging — Chicago, Illinois — Workshop Presentation and Screening, with Cyndee Wishkovsky and Diane Menio

March 21 —Wellness for Professionals: Taking Care While Giving Care–University of Southern California, Los Angeles 

March 13 (7:00 p.m.) Limerick Volunteer Fire Department, Limerick, PA 19468

January 12 — Red Cross Training–“Disaster Spiritual Care,” with John Weaver,  Wilkes-Barre, PA

2016  Highlights

December 6  National Online Screening  hosted by ACE’s connection Blog with Q and A (Listen to the podcast at )

November 5   Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church thru Peacemaking Committee and the Middleton Center

November 4 Wilmington University – Wilmington Delaware

October 21  National ACEs Summit Conference – Film Showcase – sponsored by Center for Youth Wellness – San Francisco, CA

October 18 Marywood College – Center Valley, PA

October 13 Bryn Mawr Film Institute — Bryn Mawr, PA

October 7  Screening with Workshop at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (Project Ujima),  Milwaukee, WI  

October 6 Workshop on Clinical Supervision: PA NASW, Valley Forge, PA — Pre-Conference (full day) by John Weaver

September 23 Philadelphia, PA Workshop:  Secondary Trauma and Resiliency in the Workplace by Vic Compher for Social Work PRN – Phila. PA

September 18 Poster Session at Am. Medical Assoc. National Conference, Boston, MA, presented by Dr.Donald Friedman

AUGUST 5  Screening with Workshop Metropolitan Action Commission of Nashville, Tennessee

JUNE 28  Philadelphia Fire Department — Special Screening for graduating Cadets, Philadelphia, PA

JUNE 23  National Association of Social Workers  (NASW) National Conference, Washington, DC

JUNE 22   SAMSHA Conference for Middle PA, State College, PA

JUNE 16  Pennsylvania Psychological Association – Annual Conference, Harrisburg, PA

MAY 25  Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disabilities Services (DBHIDS), Philadelphia, PA

MAY 9  Hopeworks and Healing of Camden, Rutgers University Camden, NJ

MAY 2  NASW New Jersey State Conference, Atlantic City, NJ

APRIL 13  Delaware State University, School of Social Work, Wilmington, DE Classroom Presentation on Secondary Trauma

APRIL 7  Screening and Workshop, Regis College, Weston, MA

APRIL 7  Philadelphia University,  Philadelphia, PA

APRIL 6  Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ – Health and Wellness Day – New Jersey Child Welfare Social Workers 

APRIL 5  Screening and Classroom Presentation, Bryn Mawr Graduate School of Social Work  and Social Research, Bryn Mawr, PA

APRIL 1  New Courtland Educational Center, Mt. Airy/ Philadelphia

MARCH 24  Hospital of the Univ. of PA,  Grand Rounds for OB/GYN, Philadelphia, PA

MARCH 23  Bucks County Children and Youth Social Services Agency, Furlong, PA

MARCH 17  Rutgers University, Health and Wellness Day – New Jersey Child Welfare Social Workers, Camden, NJ

March 15 and 16 Hospital of the Univ. of PA, Care for the Care Providers, Philadelphia, PA

March 5   PA NASW Eastern Division, East Stroudsburg Univ., East Stroudsburg, PA

FEB. 27   PA NASW Eastern Division, Cedar Crest College 

FEB. 18   Jefferson University Medical School, Grand Rounds for Anesthesiologists, Philadelphia, PA

FEB. 16  Stevens Ministry  St. Martins in the Fields, Philadelphia, PA 

FEB. 11 Red Cross House ,  Philadelphia. PA

FEB. 4  Division of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Administration  Hospital,  Philadelphia, PA

FEB. 2  Jefferson University Medical School, Schwartz Rounds, Philadelphia, PA

JAN. 27 CAREgivers Screening with Paper Tigers –ACE FILM FESTIVAL, WHYY Studios, Philadelphia, PA

JAN. 22 Women Against Abuse –  Philadelphia, PA

2015  Highlights

DEC. 11-17 –Red Rivers Theatres, Concord, NH (see: )

DEC. 7 –The Free Library of Philadelphia, sponsored by Mothers in Charge and others

DEC. 4 – Wordsworth and The Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

NOV. 11-Temple University – classroom presentation of Hospice Portraits

NOV. 3 –American Public Health Conference Film Festival, Chicago, IL

OCT. 23 AND 25 –Orlando International Film Festival, Orlando, FL

OCT. 2 – Osher Life Long Learning Institute (OLLI), Philadelphia, PA

AUG. 9 –Screening for caregiving professionals, Home of Linda and Frank Toia: Lansdale, PA

JULY 11 –Donor and Supporters Screening, Melody Vision Studio: Plymouth Meeting, PA

JUNE 25 –Youth Services Bureau, Philadelphia, PA

MAY 9– Wordsworth Fundraiser, Hiway Theatre, Jenkintown, PA 

MAY 5—Artwell and the Health Federation of Philadelphia

MARCH 24 –Bryn Mawr College—“Hospice Portraits”


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