Couples Weekend - National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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Couples Retreat Weekend


August 16, 2014 - August 17, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hilton Stamford Hotel
1 1st Stamford Place
Stamford, CT 06902
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Couples are invited to join us for a weekend getaway to focus on nurturing the loving relationships in our lives. Couples Retreat Weekend is designed to help you and your partner improve communication, strengthen your relationship and minimize the impact of MS on your lives.

Dr. David Rintell is a psychologist at Partners MS Center at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and the Partners Pediatric MS Center at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is an active clinician and researcher on mental health care in MS, parent and family issues, and caregiver concerns. He is a Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and a Professor in the Genetic Counseling Graduate Program at Brandeis University, and a programs consultant with Can Do MS. Dr. Rintell has spoken nationally and internationally about positive adaptation to life with MS and strengthening personal resilience. 

Participation cost: $75 per couple
Registration deadline: Thursday, July 31

For more information or to register, please contact Amy Watkins, Client & Community Programs Manager. 

Funding for this program was generously provided by:

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