Upcoming Events

I love to lead workshops and speak to groups and clubs and classes. I will work with you  to find a theme or topic that fits the interests of your group. Check the events listed below, and please– come say hello!

Resilience & Recovery: Gratitude, Grace and Mindfulness in Practicing the Twelve Steps

Date/Time: January 7, 2018 at 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Cost: $20 per person

Location: Dominican Retreat and Conference Center, Niskayuna, New York

Diane will be speaking on how we can integrate gratitude, grace and mindfulness in the practice on the Twelve Steps. Drawing from both new research and ancient practices to share ways that you can refresh your experience of the Twelve Steps.

Women and Men–members of all Twelve Step programs are welcome to participate, and deepen their resilience at every stage of recovery.

To register: please call the Dominican Retreat Center at 518-393-4169

or make a reservation via the website at www.dslcny.org


Writing for Caregivers

Date/Time: March 7, 2018 at 6pm to 7:30 pm

Cost: Free. Registration required

Location: Guilderland Public Library

Diane Cameron is a writer, author, blogger and writing teacher–AND a fierce advocate for family caregivers.

In this one evening class we’ll explore writing as a tool for caregivers–for stress relief, as a tool to work with those we care for, how to capture stories, and to express yourself creatively and therapeutically.

Resilience and Mindfulness for Professional Caregivers

Date/Time: March 21, 2018 at 10 am to 4pm

Cost: Free for Staff Team Members

Location: St. Peters Healthcare

Professional caregivers give their energy, time, attention and compassion all day long. In this workshop we’ll learn new ways to increase self-care without making our long days longer. Diane will lead the team thru both ancient and very modern techniques to increase resilience and mindfulness, humor and compassion. The day will be interactive and includes an optional Kripalu yoga class.

Local Author Day--Never Leave Your Dead

Date/Time: October 13, 2018 at 1pm to 4pm

Cost: Free, and Open to the Public

Location: Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Wolfe Road, Colonie

Diane Cameron will join a group of local authors sharing new books, writing information, readings and book sales. Diane will share her newest book, “Never Leave Your Dead”–a memoir and history of military trauma.

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