Sheltering the Self & Others
This series will examine how language can provide an outlet for self-expression and create an emotional shelter for memory loss caregivers. The class will use poems, essays and other writings to facilitate discussion and become a starting point for in-class writing exercises.
Instructor Esther Altshul Helfgott is a nonfiction writer and poet. She is the author of the blog “Witnessing Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s View,” and the books “Dear Alzheimer’s: A Caregivers Diary & Poems” and “Listening to Mozart: Poems of Alzheimer’s.” www.estherhelfgott.com
Tuesdays, October 6-27 from 1-3 pm.
Cost: $25 PNA Members/$40 Public
To Register contact Carin Mack at 206 297-0875.