Death:OK (Let’s Talk About It) is a day of inspiration, information, and connection taking place October 17, 2015 on the campus of Reed College in Portland, Oregon. As part of an ongoing series profiling our presenters, we’re pleased to introduce you to…
Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW, presenting “Dying-Centered Language For Dying-Centered Care.”
In this 75-minute talk following his keynote address, Stephen Jenkinson presents a manifesto for sanity in the ending of days.
Stephen teaches internationally, is the creator and principal instructor of The Orphan Wisdom School and the subject of the documentary Griefwalker. This talk reflects his newest book, Die Wise. He is also the author of How it All Could Be: A Work Book for Dying People and Those Who Love Them (2009), and Money and The Soul’s Desires: A Meditation (2002). He has made several live-recorded teachings publicly available: Homecoming – The Haiku Sessions (2013) and Angel & Executioner: Grief and the Love of Life (2009).
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- Die Wise: A Manifesto for Sanity & Soul