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Stone Center Counseling Service
Fall 2015 Groups and Workshops


If you are a Wellesley Student and are interested in a group or workshop, that requires registration, please call the Counseling Service at 781-283-2839.  An individual 30-minute, check-in meeting with a group facilitator will be scheduled for you.


Eating in the Light of the Moon

For students interested in talking about eating and body image.
Using the book by Anita Johnston, Ph.D., members will discuss
women's relationships and struggles with food and their bodies,
and how they may be able to transform these into
something more healthy and empowering.

Led by Wendy Huang & Rachel Gibbon

Registration required x2839
Date & Time tbd

Grief Group

For students who are coping with the loss of a loss of a loved one.
Members will have an opportunity to share about their current lives
and speak about the impact of the death of a family member.

Led by Alex Prior & Kristen Bettencourt

Registration required x2839
Friday's 12:30-1:30 p.m.


Complex Minds

For students carrying a mental health diagnosis, including anxiety,
depression, OCD, bipolar disorder, panic disorder, and others. 
This group will focus on creating a peer support network, undoing stigmas,
recognizing symptoms, managing self-care, finding strength through
group connection, and celebrating your unique resources, creativity,
intelligence and expression. 

Led by Angela Guerrero & Jeffrey Reining

Thursday's, Beginning October 15th, 3-4:00 p.m.
Stone Center Solarium

Please RSVP:   aguerrer or jreining

Relationships for Success

Relationships are the source of positive and negative feelings in our lives.  
Join others who want to actively work on improving ways to be in connection,
in order to maximize our capacities for a happier more productive life.

Led by Jan Park & Terri Bello

6 Monday's 4-5:00 pm
October 19 - November 23
Stone Center Conference Room

Please RSVP:  jpark23

Bereavement Support

Are you feeling sad due to a loss of a family member or close friend?  
Would you like a private, confidential place to be with others who are also grieving?  
If so, this space is for you.

Led by Robin Cook-Nobles

6 Monday's 12:30-1:30 pm
November 2-December 7

Please RSVP: rcooknob



Deepening Our Queer Community:
For All LGBTQ Identities & Their Friends

Let's gather during Queer History month and talk
about ways to expand our support for each other.  
We will discuss what it's like pursuing an education at a women's college
and explore biases that students face at home, work, spiritually, and on campus.

Led by Jan Park and Terri Bello

Wednesday, October 21st  3:30-4:30 pm
Stone Center Solarium 


Coping with Procrastination Workshop

Do you put off assignments until the last minute?  
Never seem to be able to meet deadlines?  
Have difficulty managing your time?
Feel anxious over academic assignments?  
If so, this workshop is for you!

Led by Robin Cook-Nobles

Thursday, November 5th, 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Stone Center Conference Room
Please RSVP:  rcooknob to register


Paws for Wellness

The Stone Center Counseling Service is bringing
Therapy Dogs back to campus by popular demand.
Just Drop-in!

Thurs., November 5th
Thurs., December 10th
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Pendleton East Knapp Atrium (225A)

Contact:  Jane Ward