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Climate Emotions and the Wisdom Our Bodies Carry

June 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Free

Tuesday, June 25, 2024
7-8:30 p.m. EDT

Our emotional reactions to the climate crisis are highly individual, and shaped by our personalities, resources, circles of care, the news and media we absorb—and by inherited ways of thinking about the future. In this trauma-informed workshop, led by climate change chaplain Rabbi Ora Nitkin-Kaner, we will cast a gentle light on our climate emotions, and deepen our awareness of how they show up in our hearts and bodies. Learn how our reactions to climate change may be shaped by our ancestors’ experiences, and how we can expand our capacity for ease, connection, and action in this moment.

This session will be recorded and sent to participants. We encourage live attendance for you to get the most out of the experience.

Ora is a white-skinned woman with dark hair that frames her face. she smiles at the camera

Rabbi Ora Nitkin-Kaner is a rabbi, meditation teacher, climate change chaplain, and educator who leads with warmth, curiosity, gentle humor, and compassion. Over the past 15 years, she has worked in prisons, hospitals, and congregations to steady folks through hard times.

Exploring Apocalypse is an extension of her rabbinic and pastoral care work (Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, 2016), and is shaped by additional professional trainings in Climate Psychology (California Institute of Integral Studies, 2022), Clinical Pastoral Education (East Jefferson General Hospital, 2017 and Bellevue Hospital, 2013), and certified yoga and meditation teacher training (Yoga Sanctuary Academy, 2011), as well as graduate work in intergenerational trauma narratives (University of Toronto, 2008).

 

Details

Date:
June 25
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Ora Nitkin-Kaner

Venue

Zoom

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