3 Adar 1, 5776
It's the first week of Adar 1 (the Jewish calendar holds TWO - 2 - months of Adar this year) and the joyous month is already filling with happiness for me.
Ginat Rice of Whole Health Forum has invited me to speak as part of a panel discussion about healing at the Whole Health Forum fair, scheduled for Wednesday May 18, approximately 8PM-9:30PM.
Ginat will be leading the discussion by asking each panel member to briefly tell our individual story and then to answer questions that she or the audience raises.
Here are details about the weeklong event, from one of my facebook pages:
I'll update you about any schedule changes.
Oh - if you're interested in knowing why I was invited, here's the explanation in brief. I had sent the following (excerpted) message to Ginat. It resulted in that invitation mentioned above:
... My EMPOWER Yourself to Cope with a Medical Challenge print and E- book http://tinyurl.com/
mycrisis-book book has sold worldwide since the first edition came out in 2009. The updated version became available in 2011. The 3rd updated edition is in preparation. The books explain how I went from blind to sighted following a benign brain tumor that crushed my optic and other nerves.Doctors despaired that I would ever see again. I turned to the natural healing arts, and thrilled to the miracles that followed. One of them is my ever-lowered prescription for glasses. I'm now wearing the 21st pair prescribed since 2006. Each set of glasses is weaker than the last! I see better over time. My overall health rivals that of a woman half my age.I'm certified in counseling skills by Refuah Institute and an experienced public speaker. If you'd like to have me speak about Empowering Your Coping Mechanisms, I'd be pleased to participate in the gathering for English speakers...
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