A one-day event offered by Sage-ing® International
co-sponsored with the Longmont Senior Center
Sunday, April 7, 2019, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Today, most people approaching elderhood can expect to live another 20 or 30 years. But how do you want to live those years? Sage-ing (also known as Spiritual Eldering or Conscious Aging) is a model for engaging the elder years more deliberately, more joyfully, and more compassionately. Sage-ing can help us to develop a balanced plan for eldering that is personally fulfilling and also beneficial to others.
During this highly interactive workshop, we will introduce Sage-ing concepts including life review, forgiveness work and issues surrounding mortality. We will explore images of aging and the role of spiritual development in the capstone chapter of life. Finally, we will begin development of a personalized plan for our own eldering, including service to others and leaving a legacy.
The ASW can be an excellent resource for professionals working with elders and students pursuing careers that focus on an elder population. This event also fulfills the entry prerequisite for the Certified Sage-ing Leader (CSL) training program.
Our materials are not specific to any religious denomination, but serve to enhance spiritual maturity for persons who embrace any faith or humanistic practice. Based on the best-selling book: From Age-ing to Sage-ing: A Profound New Vision of Growing Older by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi.
Maureen Dobson, MSW, CSL
Maureen has been working in Colorado with older adults and caregivers for over 30 years as a case manager, senior housing administrator, and program manager. She is a Certified Sage-ing Leader and skilled practitioner of The Circle Way (www.peerspirit.com). She enjoys sharing her lifelong passion for conscious living as both a learner and a teacher.
Rosemary Lohndorf , MA, CSL/ASM
Rosemary has been teaching adults and children for over 30 years. She is a certified Sage-ing Mentor with the ALEPH program and a Spiritual Director. She is a certified instructor in Journal to the Self® and SoulCollage®, a retired school principal, and co-author of The Flourishing Principal. She has co-facilitated Boulder Sage-ing, our regional chapter of Sage-ing International.
The fee of $75 includes course materials and lunch. A discount price of $65/person is available to those who have previously taken the ASW event, and in the case of couples who register together, or when someone wants to bring a friend as their guest. Call Maureen for a “PROMO-CODE” to use when registering at a discount.
Because of space limitations, prompt registration is advised.
Longmont Senior Center is located at 910 Long Peaks Avenue, Longmont, Colorado 80501. Driving directions available from the Registration Page below.
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