Massachusetts
Profile Type: Creative Business
Creative Business
Áine Greaney

Irish author living in greater Boston. Dynamic writing workshops, keynotes and employee wellness presentations for nonprofits, healthcare, universities, schools. Author of five published books and multiple personal essays. Trained teacher (B.Ed., NUI) and master's in English; training in narrative medicine.  Engaging public speaker on the craft of writing, publishing and writing for self-care and wellness. MFA faculty on narrative medicine. Background in writing and wellness or healthcare. Presented at three national conferences. 

Additional Links: 
Writing Your Personal Essay - Workshop
Writing for Employee Wellness

I Have Worked With

  • December 2014

    Workshop: Writing Personal Essays About Healthcare 

  • August 2014

    Conducted two sessions at this national writers conference: writing scenes and editing for publication. 

  • June 2013

    Panel member, "Writing for Social Change." 

Pages

  • Creative Business

Contact Information

First Name: 
Áine Greaney,
Job Title/Position: 
Writing workshops, wellness writing, employee trainer
Fax: 
Physical Address: 
XXX XXX
Newburyport, MA 01950
Last Name: 
Writing and Wellness Workshops, Keynotes
Phone: 
978.463.3599
TTY Phone: 

About

Profile Type: 
Creative Business
Primary Discipline: 
Literary Arts - Non-Fiction
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - Literature
Literary Arts- Fiction
Literary Arts - Non-Fiction
Literary Arts - Spoken Word
Theater - Storytelling
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
Teens
Languages Available: 
French
Gaelic
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Arts in Healthcare
Professional Development / Training
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Writing Services
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
State
Multi-State Region
National

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
National Association of Memoir Writers
American Conference for Irish Studies
International Women's Writers Guild
Education: 
Master's in English
Certificate in narrative medicine. Ongoing education in the arts in healthcare.
Bachelor's in teaching
Awards: 
Best American Essay, 2013
Pushcart Nomination
Women's National Book Awards, Reading Group pick

I am a Touring Artist

Technical Requirements: 
Depends on program and audience
Fee Range Minimum: 
$250
Fee Range Maximum: 
$4,000
State of Residence: 
Massachusetts

I am a Teaching Artist

Teaching Settings: 
Arts and Cultural Center / Venue
Community Site / Center
Healthcare Facility
School / University
Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - Health
Arts Integration - History and Social Science
Literature
Ages Served: 
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Seniors
Certifications / Training: 
Narrative medicine
Fee Range Minimum: 
$250
Fee Range Maximum: 
$2,000