Kaufman Family Album

Notation by Bears (Barry Neil Kaufman)

"Almost 100 years are represented in this selected family album. Our students, clients and friends who have attended Institute programs, been in our offices and in our home, requested that we include some of the many photographs they've seen displayed on the walls. My love of photography has resulted in thousands upon thousands of photographs documenting our family journey these past 48 years. Many of the shots are mine (camera in hand or using a tripod), although both Samahria and our daughter, Bryn have contributed their wonderful expertise to the collection as well."

Bears' Grandmother & Father, as a baby, 1910

Bears' Parents Wedding Portrait

Samahria's parents wedding portrait

Young Bears, 5 years old

Samahria, 17, when they first met

Bears, 18, when they first met

Samahria, 21

Bears & Samahria, 22

Bears & Bryn, 1966

Samahria & Bryn, 1966

Abe, Bears' Father, with Bryn, 1968

Bears & Daughters, 1969

Bears, Samahria & Bryn, 1970

Bears & Daughters, 1972

Samahria, 1974

Bryn, 7 years old

Raun, lost in his own world, 1974

Raun - Facination with inanimate objects

Samahria working with Raun in his Son-Rise Program

Body Identification & Language Training

Bears & Raun - Language & letter identification

Bears, Raun & Samahria. Their journey, documented in the book Son-Rise: The Miracle Continues

Bears & Raun - Raun taking the initiative

Samahria, Bryn, Thea & Raun, 1976, Woodstock, NY

Samahria, 1977

Samahria with family dogs, 1977

Bears With Raun, Bryn & Thea, 1978

Bears & Samahria, 1978

Raun, 1978

Bears With Tayo, 1979

Bears & Samahria, 1980

Bears in an orphanage, Colombia,South America 1982

Samahria in an orphanage, Colombia,South America 1982

Ravi & Tayo - Little Boys, 1983

Raun & Tayo & Ravi, 1983

Bears & Sons, 1984

Samahria working with a child with Autism, 1980's

Bears, Ravi in Lap / Tayo on Right, 1984

Sage, 11 years old when adopted, 1984

Bears & Samahria, San Francisco, 1985

Raun & Sage, 1985

The Kaufmans, 1985

Bears & Samahria 1985

Bears & Sage, 1986

The Kaufmans, 1986

Kaufman Children, 1986

Abe, Bears' Father & Rosie, Bears' Stepmother, 1987

The Kaufman Line, 1987

Bears & Samahria, 1988

Sage and Ravi, 1988

Bears & Samahria, 1988

Bears & Sage, 1990

The Kaufman Family, 1990

Bears & Samahria, Switzerland 1990

Bears/Raun, High School Graduation, 1991

Raun, High School Graduation, 1991

Raun with friend, Michelle - High School Prom, 1991

Bears & Samahria, Village, Morocco, 1993

Bears & Sage, Bali, 1993

Raun, 1994

Sage and Ravi, 1994

Bears & Samahria with William, Bryn & Raun, San Francisco, 1994

Raun & Samahria, 1994

Bears & Samahria, 1995

Raun & Samahria, Graduation from Brown University, 1995

Bears & Samahria, Hiking Switzerland, 1995

Bryn and Raun with Grandparents, Abe & Roz, 1996

Samahria with Jade, 1996

Bears & his father, 1997. Their journey, documented in the Book No Regrets

Bears & Grandson, 1998

Samahria on Island in Pacific, 1998

Jade's Son-Rise Program Team, 1998

Bears with Jade after doing their first Son-Rise Program session, 1998

Bears teaching in the United Kingdom, 1998

Raun, 2000

Samahria with her Father, 2000

Bears Hiking, Colorado, 2000

Bears teaching, 2000

Bryn & Daughter, Jade 2001

Raun teaching, 2001

Bears & Samahria With Clyde & Beverly on Holiday, Switzerland, 2002

Bears In Ecuador, 2002

Samahria, 2002

Ravi & son, Zavier, 2002

Bears. Hawaii, 2003

Bears teaching, 2003

Raun working with an Autistic child in the playroom, 2003

Bears & Samahria, 2003

Samahria, 2003

Samahria with workshop participants, 2003

Bears & Samahria on holiday with Zoe, Cai & Suzanne, Institute staff members in New Hampshire, 2003

Bears/Samahria Hiking, Wyoming 2004

William & Bryn - Bryn Keynote Speaker at Caudwell Charity Fundraiser, 2004

Gathering with Friends, 2004

Samahria, Bryn & William - Lucerne, Switzerland, 2004

Bryn & William, Switzerland, 2004

Bears & Samahria with Raun, Cai, Kate, Zoe & Suzanne on holiday, Erie Canal, 2004

William & Bryn, 2004

Bears & Samahria 2004

Bears & Samahria, 2005

Bears and Samahria, California 2005

Bears & Samahria, Hiking Switzerland, 2005

Bears teaching at The Option Institute

Bears, Raun, Ravi & Tayo, 2005

Bears teaching at Wide Awake

Bears, Samahria & Bryn 2006

Bears, 2006

Hiking in Switzerland, 2007

Bryn teaching at the Autism Treatment Center of America, 2007

Bears at Walk Around the World, 2007

Bears teaching, 2007

Ravi & Son, 2007

Ravi & Tayo, 2007

Raun & Samahria, 2007

Tayo, Sage, Bryn, Raun, Ravi, 2007

Bears & Samahria, 2007

Samahria teaching, 2007

Bears, Current

Bears & Samahria, 2008

Bears, 2008

Bears in Maui, 2008

Samahria, 2008

2008

Bears and Samahria 2009

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