Oct 21, 2009 3:03 PM by sleonard
"Surviving the Holidays" is a helpful, encouraging seminar for people with hurts, habits, and hang-ups or for those facing the holidays after the loss of a loved one or a separation or divorce. The seminar will be held on Sunday, November 15, from 3:00 to 5:30 p.m. at First Baptist Lafayette. Child care provided through sixth grade. There's no charge for this event.
The "Surviving the Holidays" seminar features practical suggestions, guidance and reassurance through video interviews with counselors, experts in divorce and grief related care and people who have experienced the holidays after separation or divorce. Topics to be discussed include "Why the Holidays Are Tough," "What Emotions to Expect," "How to Plan and Prepare," "How to Handle Uncomfortable Situations" and "Using the Holidays to Help You Heal." Those who attend will receive a free book with over 30 daily readings providing additional insights and ideas on holiday survival. Call 593-3664 for more information.