College of Health

School of Social Work

Forgiveness and Healing within the Family

Forgiveness and Healing within the Family, November 7, 2016

A professional conference for social service providers featuring film-maker Gayle Kirschenbaum and her new film: Look at Us Now, Mother!

Date & Time:

Monday, November 7, 2016
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM



Discounted fees for current students, faculty, and staff of presenting or co-sponsoring organizations: by October 24 - $40 per person; after October 24 - $50 per person. General Public: by October 24 - $75 per person; after October 24 - $85 per person


Christensen Center, Augsburg College, Mineapolis Campus


5 CEUs
Breakfast & box lunch


  • 9:30 am - Check-in and continental breakfast (fruit, pastries, coffee, tea)
  • 10:00 am - Film screening: Look At Us Now, Mother!
  • 11:25 am - Panel of respondents to film: Gayle Kirschenbaum and others
  • 12:00 -  Lunch discussions and resources (box lunch provided)
  • 12:45-1:45 pm - Choice of breakout sessions on forgiveness and healing issues related to infidelity, suicide, LGBTQ families and more*
  • 2:00-3:00 pm - Choice of breakout sessions on shame, divorce, family violence and more
  • 3:00-3:30 pm - Closing plenary and distribution of CEU certificates

Co-sponsored by Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Minneapolis, Jewish Family Service of St. Paul, Augsburg College Department of Social Work, Minnesota State University at Mankato, and the St. Kate's - St. Thomas School of Social Work

*Break-out Session Options

All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.