Open to members and their guests
Place: Temple Israel
14 Coleytown Road, Westport
10:45 a.m. Coffee and Conversation
11:30 a.m. Meeting and Speaker
Paul Bogaev is a music director, arranger, conductor, and composer. Among the highlights of his career are two Grammy awards – one for Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida, for which he produced and conducted the Tony Award-winning score, and a second for the Oscar-winning musical film Chicago, for which he was executive producer of the film’s soundtrack. Paul was music director of the ABC-TV musicals Cinderella, Annie, and South Pacific. As a symphony conductor, he conducted the music for Francis Ford Coppola’s silent film epic Napoleon with major orchestras around the world.
Janis A. Spring, PhD, ABPP
Janis is a board-certified clinical psychologist and well- known expert on issues of trust, intimacy, and forgiveness. Her first book, After The Affair: Healing the Pain and Rebuilding Trust When a Partner has been Unfaithful, has sold more than half a million copies and has been reprinted with a chapter added on Affairs in Cyberspace. She has also written Life with Pop: Lessons on Caring for an Aging Parent. Care-giving is an issue that many of us face at some time in our lives. Janis has appeared on “Oprah” several times as well as on “Good Morning America” and NPR, and she has written for The New York Times, Huffington Post, and other media. She trains hundreds of therapists and has had a private practice in Westport for more than 35 years. Janis will share her expertise with us and enrich our understanding of some interpersonal issues. This Westport landmark has been a favorite for its menu, reasonable prices.