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Trauma-Informed Care for Aging “Child Survivors” of the Holocaust

May 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Jewish children during the HolocaustOpen to the public, this presentation by Dr. Charles Silow will focus on Hitler’s most vulnerable victims: children. Learn how they survived, the challenges they are facing as they age, and how we as a community can help.


Charles Silow, Ph.D., is a psychologist and the Director of the Program for Holocaust Survivors and Families of Jewish Senior Life of metropolitan Detroit. Since 1993, the Program has conducted psychosocial programming for the Holocaust survivor community, which includes support groups and counseling sessions for survivors and second generation survivors. Dr. Silow is the founder and current president of C.H.A.I.M.-Children of Holocaust Survivors Association in Michigan, Detroit’s second generation organization which began in 1979.

Presenter:

Jessica Jost


Details

Date:
May 17, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Jessica Jost
Phone:
301-816-2670

Venue

JSSA, Ina Kay Building
200 Wood Hill Road
Rockville, MD 20850 United States
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