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From: All Students on campus [mailto:all_studenton-l@wesleyan.edu]
Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2013 12:03 PM
To: all_studenton-l
Cc: Warren, Alysha
Subject: Sexual Violence Support Groups and Retreat

 

 

 

Befriending Your Body - Yoga Support Group

Mind –Body –Spirit Healing:

Many survivors of sexual violence find yoga to be a helpful complement to their healing process. “Befriending Your Body” is a new 11 week support group that incorporates yoga and discussions of self-care, mindfulness, body awareness and other topics to assist survivors in their healing process. The yoga session will be facilitated by a teacher who specializes in working with trauma survivors.  No yoga experience required.

The group begins meeting on Tuesday, February 12th – Tuesday, May 7th from 5:30-7:15pm. Space is (very) limited and registration is required. Contact Alysha B. Warren, LPC, Therapist/Sexual Violence Resource Coordinator, for details and more info at awarren@wesleyan.edu. Reference “Befriending Your Body” in the subject line.

The group will be facilitated by Alysha B. Warren, LPC, Therapist/Sexual Violence Resource Coordinator and Cheryl Hughes, RYT.

The deadline to sign-up Friday, February 8th. Space is limited, apply soon!

 

Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group

Heal in the company of others:

The Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group (SASS) will be held on Thursdays beginning February 14th –May 2nd from 12-1:15pm. SASS is open to survivors of childhood sexual abuse, sexual assault and rape. Meetings will follow an open support group format and participants determine group topics each week.

Contact Alysha B. Warren, LPC, Therapist/Sexual Violence Resource Coordinator, for more info at awarren@wesleyan.edu. Reference “Support Group” in the subject line.

The deadline to sign-up Tuesday, February 12th.

 

Mindfulness and Movement: Holistic Healing for Survivors of Sexual Violence

Saturday, February 16th, 11am-4:45pm

Created for survivors of sexual violence, this retreat will teach participants how to incorporate mindfulness skills and practices into their lives,

improve sleep, augment self-care skills and culminate in a relaxing gentle yoga/movement session.

TO REGISTER: Complete the registration form  and return to

Alysha B. Warren,LPC, awarren@wesleyan.edu  by

Wednesday, February 13th .

 Reference “Mindfulness & Movement” in subject line.

Visit http://weconsent.blogs.wesleyan.edu/ for details

Space is limited!