CBI Adult Education presents: Wise Aging

CBI Adult Education presents: Wise Aging

January 06, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Pioneer Valley
Congregation B'nai Israel
253 Prospect St.
Northampton, MA 01060

CBI Adult Education presents: Wise Aging
A social worker and Jewish educator in conversation with you!

Let's look at how we can find meaning in the aging process. This four-part introduction includes both a deepening process and connection opportunity.

Topics explored:
• Why are we here?
• Meaning & Productivity
• Cultivating Nourishing Relationships
• The Dynamics of Giving & Receiving Care

We will be using the book “Wise Aging: Living with Joy, Resilience, & Spirit” by Rabbi Rachel Cowan & Dr. Linda Thal.
Book fee of $18, Four sessions $100 (sliding scale available)

To register or for questions, please email [email protected]

Tim Oppenheimer, J.D., M.S.W., after years as an attorney and union representative, went back to school to earn an M.S.W., with a concentration in group work. He has worked with caregivers for the acutely ill, with older adults, and with those suffering from dementia.

Jody Rosenbloom, M.A., retired in June 2015 as director of lifelong learning after her 18th year serving the Jewish Community of Amherst. She is currently training as a facilitator for the Institute of Jewish Spirituality's Wise Aging programming and beginning a havurah focused on "retirement".

For More Information

Phone: (413)584-3593
Email: [email protected]
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      Jewish Federation of Western MA  - Jewish Federation of the Berkshires