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Student & Family Wellness Workshop Series- Group 1

October 3, 2020 at 8:00 am - March 6, 2021 at 5:00 pm

 

Twenty families will go through 11 workshops.  These workshops will be implemented from October until the end of the school year.  Each session will be held on Saturdays from 1-2:30pm.

 

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“We’re in this Love Together”

Description – Group 1 Saturday, October 3rd at 1pm 

Participants will discuss and highlight the positive qualities of their family.  This sets the tone for subsequent sessions.  Families will understand that they are working to make what is good better.

 

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“I Am, and You Are”                                

Description– Group 1 Saturday, October 17th at 1pm  

Participants will describe who they think each other is.  Listing likes, dislikes, stressors, favorite foods, activities, etc.  This will allow each family member to see themselves as others see them.

 

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“Can we Talk?”

Description– Group 1 Saturday, October 31st at 1pm 

Participants will describe what they feel are the causes of conflicts or problems within a family.  No family will be singled out; rather, participants will describe a “generic” family.  This will allow participants to think about their own family’s dynamics without revealing personal information.

 

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“What is Conflict?

Description– Group 1 Saturday, November 14th at 1pm 

Participants will learn and identify the varied types of conflict and reasons for it. This will be the precursor to learning conflict resolution and reconciliation skills.

 

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How do we Solve Conflict? Part 1

DESCRIPTION – Group 1 Saturday, November 28th at 1pm 

Participants will learn techniques for solving conflict through discussion and role playing.  This will give family members an opportunity to reflect on family conflict without revealing personal information.

 

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How do we Solve Conflict? Part 2

Description– Group 1 Saturday, December 12th at 1pm 

Continuation of How do we Solve Conflict? Participants will go deeper into learning conflict resolution, reconciliation, and forgiveness.

 

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What is this I’m Feeling?

Description– Group 1 Saturday, January 16th at 1pm 

Participants will explore emotions and their effect on the physical body and the mind.  They will learn how to move from “I’m OK;” or “I’m alright;” to expressing emotions that more fully reflect how they truly feel.  They will learn how important it is to express themselves in an authentic and respectful manner.

 

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Just what is Peace?

Description– Group 1 Saturday, January 30th at 1pm  

Participants will learn and go beyond the idea that Peace is only the absence of violence.  They will learn four important principals of Peace.  (1) Community (2) Cooperation (3) Non-violence and (4) Witness.

 

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Do you Hear Me – Are you Listening? Part 1

Description – Group 1 Saturday, February 6th at 1pm 

Participants will learn various types of communication.  They will learn the nuances of listening; observing; passive communication; aggressive communication; as well as non-verbal communication.

 

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Do You Hear Me – Are You Listening? Part 2

Description– Group 1 Saturday, February 20th at 1pm   

 

Continuation of Do You Hear Me – Are You Listening? Part 1 Participants will go deeper into the need for clear and concise communication amongst themselves.  Lack of respectful and clear communication is usually the bedrock of family conflicts.

 

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Developing a Family Peace Plan

Description– Group 1 Saturday, March 6th at 1pm   

Using art materials, participants will draw up a declaration that outlines how they envision their peaceful family.  They will also create a family crest that expresses the best of themselves as a loving and cooperative unit.

 

At the end of each workshop we will have a drawing for a $50 gift card and a Papa John’s coupon for a free meal that consists of 2 Large Pizzas, 1 liter of soda, and a desert.

*All workshops will be provided virtually via Zoom*

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Details

Start:
October 3 at 8:00 am
End:
March 6, 2021 at 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/student-family-wellness-workshop-series-group-1-tickets-118471133349

Organizer

Fight for Life Foundation