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Marylhurst University

17600 Pacific Hwy
Portland, OR 97036 United States

May 2013

Griefwalker: Public Screening & Talk -Portland, OR

May 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Marylhurst University, 17600 Pacific Hwy
Portland, OR 97036 United States
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$17

Griefwalker Premiere in Oregon! A film screening and talk led by Stephen: A profoundly moving National Film Board of Canada documentary, a stirring meditation on what it takes for us to fall in love with our lives. In 2010 Stephen opened the doors to his Orphan Wisdom School teaching the mandatory arts of living deeply. He has revolutionized the way grief and dying are known in North America. Link to Griefwalker video clips: https://orphanwisdom.com/griefwalker/ Ticket: $17  ($10 for folks 60+…

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Daylong Teaching: Grief Not Learned -Portland, OR

May 18, 2013 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Marylhurst University, 17600 Pacific Hwy
Portland, OR 97036 United States
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$135

The long dark shadow of being from nowhere: « It is a necessary and proper thing that all of us learn about grief and death, about dying, about all of the before and the after, well before the time of being tested and told comes. » From a young age we see around us that grief is mostly an affliction, a misery that intrudes into the life we deserve, a rupture of the natural order of things, a trauma that we need…

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November 2013

Old Time: Learning Elderhood ~ Weekend Teaching in Portland Starts with Public Griefwalker Screening

November 1, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - November 3, 2013 @ 3:00 pm
Marylhurst University, 17600 Pacific Hwy
Portland, OR 97036 United States
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A weekend teaching by Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW - November 1,2,3, 2013 November 1st, 2013  (7:00pm-10pm) Public Film Screening & Talk – link to view video clips Griefwalker is a National Film Board of Canada feature documentary film. It is a lyrical, poetic portrait of Stephen’s work with dying people. Filmed over a twelve year period, Griefwalker shows Jenkinson in teaching sessions with doctors and nurses, in counselling sessions with dying people and their families, and in meditative and often…

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