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Stone Center Counseling Service
Fall 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.

Self Care for Survivors

For students who want to build self-care and share a
sense of  safety with fellow survivors of sexual trauma. 

Co-Facilitated by Alex Prior & Lucy Mull
Please call if you are interested
*Registration required 781-283-2839
Time and place to be determined

Grief Group

For students who are coping with the loss of a loved one.
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 & Dianne Kraaijvanger
*Registration required 781-283-2839
Starts Friday, Sept. 30th, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Stone Center Conference Room


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 buld confidence,
all while connecting with peers and with yourself.  
Weekly topics will be chosen by the group.

Co-Facilitated by Hannah Peters & Tim Carreiro
Registration Required:  781-283-2839
Mondays 12:30-1:30
Stone Cener Conference Room


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
Please RSVP:   aguerrer 
Friday's 3-4:00pm 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 12/2, 12/9 & 12/16
Stone Center Conference Room


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.

Co-Led by Wendy Huang & Christina Douyon
*Registration required x2839
Thursdays 3:30-4:30



This group provides a safe and welcoming space for Latinx students
to come together, share their experiences, support each other and celebrate
their heritage.  We will have drinks and snacks; feel free to bring your lunch!

Co-Led by Angela Guerrero & Michelle De Sedas
Please RSVP to aguerrer
Tuesday's October 4th-November 22nd, 12-1pm
Stone Center Solarium


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
Please RSVP:  rcooknob
Thursday, November 3rd, 3-4:30 p.m.
Stone Center Conference Room


Paws for Wellness

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

Oct. 13,  12:30-1:30; Pendleton East 122 Well
Oct 27,  
12:30-1:30; Pendleton East 122 Well
Nov. 10,  12:30-1:30; Pendleton East 122 Well
Dec. 1,  12:30-1:30; Pendleton East 122 Well

Contact:  jward