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Resilience and Recovery


The Community Health Resource Center at Griffin Hospital Presents

An Inspiring Evening of Resilience and Recovery
Wednesday, May 15
6 p.m.
The Community Health Resource Center at Griffin Hospital
(Located near the hospital’s main lobby)
130 Division Street, Derby

Join us as we celebrate the indomitable human spirit and the limitless possibilities of resilience, featuring acclaimed author Barbara Rubin, whose remarkable memoir “More Than You Can See” has captivated readers worldwide. Attendees will receive a FREE signed book!

This special event features powerful storytelling, insightful discussion, and invaluable wisdom on navigating life’s challenges.

Event highlights include:

  • Reading by Barbara Rubin: Experience the poignant journey of resilience as Barbara reads excerpts from her moving memoir, sharing her personal triumph over adversity and the transformative power of hope.
  • Panel Discussion about Rehabilitation and Trauma Therapy: Engage in a dynamic conversation with Griffin’s physical therapists and trauma therapy and counseling physiatrists about the crucial roles of rehabilitation and behavioral health in overcoming physical limitations, especially in the face of visual impairment, and learn about innovative techniques and personalized strategies to enhance mobility, regain confidence and restore independence.
  • Be Inspired: Discover holistic approaches to recovery as Barbara Rubin sheds light on the integration of physical, emotional, and social support systems in the rehabilitation process, inviting attendees to explore the importance of fostering resilience and embracing life’s challenges with courage and determination.

Register Today! Limited seats available. Secure your spot by filling out the form below or by contacting The Community Health Resource Center at griflib@griffinhealth.org or 203-732-7399.

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May 15 2024


6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: May 15 2024
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Griffin Hospital


Griffin Hospital
130 Division Street. Derby, CT 06418-1336


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