Thursday, March 10, 2016

June 16th, 2016. Guest Speaker: Mary Sullivan, Dare to Self-Care



Lyme Disease Awareness Meeting

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

6 to 8:30 PM

Berkshire Athenaeum
Ground Floor Auditorium
1 Wendell Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201

“Self-Care: A Crucial Tool in Healing”
with Guest Speaker: Mary Sullivan BS, MS, AYS 

Self-care is essential to optimize feeling well with Lyme disease! Mary Sullivan will be sharing her knowledge and practical experience with attendees on how to develop strong self-care skills that support growth goals and can be used as a cornerstone of a healthy vibrant life. Mary worked for over 20 years in the chemical industry as a chemist, engineer, manager and finally director of quality and engineering to design and build functional products. Mary is a certified Yoga Therapist, Reiki Master and in Ayurveda as an Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist. Mary teaches cleanses, classes and workshops in meditation, Ayurveda, Lyme care, food and wellness care. Meeting will begin with presentation and will be followed by open discussion.


Contact: berkshirelyme@yahoo.com

April 301th, 2016, Guest Speaker: Allie Cashel



Lyme Disease Awareness Meeting

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

1:30 to 4:30 PM

Berkshire Athenaeum
Ground Floor Auditorium
1 Wendell Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Guest Speaker: Allie Cashel Author of “Suffering the Silence: Chronic Lyme Disease in an Age of Denial”

http://www.sufferingthesilence.com

A 2013 graduate of Bard College’s Written Arts Department, Allie Cashel is a first-time author. Her book began as her senior thesis project at Bard College and was developed into a full-length memoir which details her own experience, and also shares the stories of a number of other chronic Lyme patients from around the world, acting as a living portrait of the disease and its patients’ struggles for recognition and treatment. She is a passionate advocate for increased awareness and Lyme treatment reform. Meeting will begin with Allie speaking about her story, reading from her book and will be followed by open discussion.

(bio edited from http://alliecashel.com/bio/)

contact: berkshirelyme@yahoo.com

Monday, February 29, 2016

Lyme Awareness Meeting Schedule, March 2016




Thursday, March 17th, 2016:


Lyme Disease Q & A:
Open discussion about tick-borne illness.
Bring a list of questions.

6 to 8:30 PM