ABOUT SUZANNE FAITH
Psychiatric nurse, Artist, Healer
Healing spirits and transcending the boundaries of language with flowers
Suzanne Faith, RN is a psychiatric nurse specializing in the field of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Long considered an expert in the field of care giving and dementia care Suzanne’s unique ability to comprehend the often complex needs arising from this diagnosis has helped to guide thousands of families over the past three decades of her career. Her expertise has led to the development of numerous Alzheimer’s and dementia based curriculum aimed at training professionals. Suzanne has served on the Massachusetts State Advisory Board using her expertise towards the development of dementia specific programming. She regularly participates in interviews and forums where expertise in the knowledge of dementia care is required.
As a healer, Suzanne recognizes the power nature has on bringing emotional well-being and a sense of harmony and balance to our lives. She creates her art with the specific intention of helping others connect to the natural world around them. Suzanne designs have received international recognition for the skillful combination of pen and ink illustrations with flowers she has grown and pressed from her garden on Cape Cod. As a longtime member of the Pressed Flower Guild of Great Britain, The International Pressed Flower Art Society and World Wide Pressed Flower Guild, Suzanne has had the opportunity to travel the world transcending the boundaries of language through exposing others to the joy of adding flowers to their life.
In her new book, Flowering Your Mind, Suzanne brings her experience as both healer and artist to those who want to enhance their emotional well-being and improve cognitive function by adding flowers to their lives. Suzanne Faith has been gardening and creating designs with pressed-flower since the age of eight. Through her practice as both psychiatric nurse and artist Suzanne has seen firsthand the ability of flowers to heal lives of others.