“You are rooted deep within my soul. A part of me forever. In the deepest
parts of my heart, there you are.”
Prenatal and infant losses come with their own pain and challenges. It can be a difficult road to navigate but it is certain that these losses leave lasting impressions. This one day workshop will feature key note speaker, Rebekah Near, LCAT, CAGS. This event is presented in collaboration with Junior League of Elmira-Corning and open to parents who have experienced this type of loss. The day will focus on expression, healing, and memorializing.
About the key note speaker: Rebekah Near, LCAT, CAGS is a licensed creative arts therapist (LCAT), artist, author and teacher. She has worked for almost 20 years in the hospice and pediatric palliative care arena, integrating expressive arts into the field of Thanatology. Rebekah presents her work throughout the United States and internationally. She also has taught the expressive arts at Bard College, Saint Rose College and New York Expressive Arts. Rebekah believes that unlike any other method the arts offer unique ways of understanding ourselves and the world around us.