Joyce Stanford

unwrapmygifts@gmail.com

Founder, Stories Then and Now

AFFILIATIONS:

  • International Institute of Reminiscence and Life Review

EDUCATION:

  • CLPF
  • MBA
  • MA

AWARDS:

DISCIPLINE:

HISTORY:

  • Over 10 years working with traditional, blended and dysfunctional family members of all ages faced with the problems and issues when a parent or family member dies or becomes incapacitated.

PRACTICE:

  • Stories Then and Now is a pre-emptive move to soften the inevitable personal challenges of dealing with loss, by affording people the opportunities to develop a sense of connectedness and compassion for themselves and others.
  • Formulated with over 30 years of research through the Birren Institute, Stories Then and Now is based on Guided Autobiography, a process that gently leads participants, with themes and topics that evoke sensory memories that could spark an insight while on a journey of personal discovery

AREAS OF RESEARCH INTERESTS:

PRODUCTS:

Publications:

  • Stanford, J. (in publication). Trust and Verify.

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