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Stone Center Counseling Service
Spring 2016 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 issues.
Utilizing the book by Anita Johnston, Ph.D., members will discuss
their relationships and struggles with food and their bodies,
and how they may be able to transform these relationships 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 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. 

Facilitated by Jeffrey Reining

Friday's, Beginning February 5th, 1-2:00 p.m.
Stone Center Solarium

Please RSVP:   jreining

Self Care for Survivors

For students who want to build self-care and share a sense of safety
with fellow survivors of sexual trauma.  Please call if you are interested.

*Registration required x2839
Facilitator and time to be determined

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 3-4:00 pm
February 1 - March 14
(No Meeting February 15th)
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

Monday's 12:30-1:30 pm
February 1-May 2

Please RSVP: rcooknob


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

Wednesday, March 2nd, 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Stone Center Conference Room
Please RSVP:  rcooknob


Paws for Wellness

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

February 11 & 25  12:30-1:30 p.m.
March 9  12:30p.m. Tishman-Fresh Check Day
April 14 & 28  12:30-1:30 p.m.
May 5  12:30-1:30 p.m.
Pendleton East Knapp Atrium (225A)
Contact:  Jane Ward


Finding Connections

Are you returning from study abroad?  
Coming back from an academic or medical leave?  
A new transfer student?  If so, this group is for you.  
Come meet peers whoare adjusting to similar challenges.
Weekly topics will be chosen by the group.

Led by Hannah Peters

6 Monday's 12:30-1:30
Starting February 1st
Stone Cener Conference Room
Please RSVP:  hpeters