09
JAN
2014

On the shelf!

  Wonderful News! Just received an email from the bookstore. The book is on the shelf! Checked with the publisher. Yes! They released it earlier than expected. The prodigy of my life’s work has left home and ventured out into the world…
01
JAN
2014

Legacy of the Recovery Tree

At the end of the war, as survivors emerged from the abyss, they had to cope with their monumental losses. Families and friends were murdered and their homes, communities, and communal institutions were gone. Their culture and way of life had been destroyed by the Third Reich...
08
OCT
2015

Nov 7, 2015: Myra gives a TEDx Montreal talk

Myra will be giving a TEDx Montreal talk on November 7, 2015. Her presentation will focus on Holocaust Survivors’ contributions to society and the positive lessons they teach about recovery from genocidal trauma. This amazing event includes 13 other Montreal speakers from...
05
NOV
2014

Feb 18, 2015: Myra to speak at Concordia University

A Pioneering Journey: Strengths-based Approach to Working with Survivors of Genocide Myra will be presenting at Concordia University in Montreal on February 18, 2015.  She shares her life’s work with Holocaust survivors, as a social worker and the daughter of Auschwitz survivors,...
27
JUN
2014

Nov 12, 2014: Myra presents at Eleanor London Cote Saint-Luc Public Library

Myra will be talking about her book at the Local Authors Salon on November 12th at 7 pm. She will be joined by two other authors: Elaine Kalman Naves and Sima Goel. The Author Salon introduces the community to “local” authors who have new works published and/or have...
30
APR
2014

Nov 2, 2014: Toronto Book Launch during Holocaust Education Week

The Neuberger Centre and Baycrest Terrace present the Toronto book launch during Holocaust Education Week of Myra Giberovitch’s Recovering from Genocidal Trauma: An Information and Practice Guide for Working with Holocaust Survivors. The Centre invites you to join the...
14
MAY
2014

June 9, 2014: Myra Presents at JCFS Annual General Meeting in Winnipeg

Myra will be presenting at the  annual general meeting of Jewish Child and Family Service in Winnipeg on June 9, 2014. Her topic is From Darkness to Light: Recovering from Genocidal Trauma. She will also be conducting a professional staff development the following day (by...
30
APR
2014

May 4, 2014: Myra Presents at 2014 AJFCA & IAJVS Annual Conference in Montreal

Myra has been invited to join a panel to discuss her work with Holocaust survivors at a session titled: Working with Survivors: Past, Present and Future on Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 1:45 – 3.15 pm in the Agency Services Track. She will be talking about specialized services,...
05
APR
2014

April 29, 2014: Holocaust Remembrance & Reflections on Survival and Recovery

Spend an evening with Myra at the Beth Zion Congregation as she reflects on the journey of survival and recovery after the Holocaust and the importance of Holocaust remembrance. The program begins at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, April 29th at the Beth Zion Congregation, 5740 Hudson in...
28
FEB
2014

March 9, 2014: Life, Legacy and Remembrance: A Journey Through Art and Book Signing

Sunday, March 9, 2014  The last session of “Color My Journey” will take place on March 9th at Federation CJA West Island. Families with children join Holocaust Survivors in painting 18 (Chai) canvasses together over brunch. Come and learn lifelong lessons from special...