In her book, The Primal Wound: Understanding the Adopted Child, Nancy Newton Verrier discusses how the early trauma of separation from the birth mother affects an adoptee’s ability to form healthy relationships.
During this two-hour writing workshop, Heather Schultz will lead an intimate discussion on Part 2 (The Manifestations) of this book followed by healthy writing exercises to address pain from the issues of rejection, trust, intimacy, loyalty, guilt and shame, power and control, and identity.
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In her book The Primal Wound: Understanding the Adopted Child, Nancy Newton Verrier discusses how, in order to heal as adoptees, we must fully understand, and acknowledge, the pain associated with experiences of abandonment and the loss of birth parents.
During this two-hour writing workshop Heather Schultz will lead an intimate discussion on Part I of this book followed by healthy writing exercises to release negative emotions and restore integrity of the self.
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Also-Known-As is pleased to collaborate on a documentary exploring the topic Asian masculinity through the life story of fellow (Korean) adoptee, fitness model and entrepreneur Kevin Kreider.
During a 2-hour workshop, you will get hands-on experience learning the techniques and making Korean mandu (also known as dumplings) for an incredibly low price. Meanwhile, participants will discuss topics around Asian masculinity and Kevin's preferred diet, intermittent fasting.
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