Groups & Workshops

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Stone Center Counseling Service Groups & Workshops-Check back in the fall for updates!

 Counseling groups can be a way to feel more connection and belonging, learn coping skills, and gain support and encouragement from other students in a confidential environment. 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.

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Grief Group

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

  • Co-led by Alex Prior & TBA
  • *Registration required 781-283-2839
  • Date/Time TBD
  • Stone Center Conference Room
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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 and managing self-care.  It will help you find strength through group connection and celebrate your unique resources, creativity, intelligence and expression. 

  • Led by Angela Guerrero 
  • Please RSVP:   aguerrer
  • Date/Time TBD
  • Stone Center Solarium
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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. 

  • Contact whuang2
  • *Registration required: 781-283-2839  
  • Date/Time TBD
  • Stone Center Conference Room
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Finding Connections

Are you returning from Study Abroad? Coming back from a leave?  A new transfer student? This group will provide space for you to explore what this transition entails and build confidence, all while connecting with peers and with yourself. Weekly topics are chosen by the group.

  • Co-facilitated by Hannah Peters & TBA
  • Please RSVP to hpeters
  • Date/Time TBD 
  • Stone Center Solarium
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AWARE

The Asian Women's Action for Resilience and Empowerment (AWARE) is a group therapy intervention created specifically to address the mental, sexual and physical health of Asian American women by Professor Chris Hahm at Boston University.  The intervention is comprised of eight weekly 90-minute group sessions.

  • For more information please contact Dr. Wendy Huang  whuang2
  • Led by Wendy Huang
  • Date/Time/Place TBD
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PAWS for Wellness

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

  Dates TBD
  Pendlton East 225A, Knapp Atrium
  12:30 - 1:30pm
  Contact:  jpark23  

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Coping with Procrastination Workshop

Do you put off assignments until the last minute?
Never seem 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
Plese RSVP to rcooknobrcooknobles@wellesley.edu
 

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No Worries!

This support group for students dealing with anxiety, will help identify underlying causes and teach new ways for selfcare and coping. Requires weekly attendance and homework. 

Co-led by: Jan Park and TBD
Date/Time: TBD
 

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Chronic Illness Group

Support group for students challenged by a medical illness. Come together with others to find support.

Contact: Jan Park at jpark23