GRACE Educational Event: Intergenerational Storytelling: Exploring a Creative intervention for Teens & Elders
February 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join Heather Jones, Intergenerational Program Manager at creative writing nonprofit Austin Bat Cave, to discuss ways to use journaling, restorative circles, storytelling, and letter-writing to build connections between generations. This workshop will also explore strategies for applying restorative practices to program development and community partnerships. Contact Joan Assef for any additional questions.
- Participants will describe ways to use writing as a therapeutic tool.
- Participants will identify the core components of a restorative talking circle.
- Participants will apply restorative justice theory practices to program development and community partnerships.