Girls Circle Program: Body Image Unit

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Girls Circle Program: Body Image Unit

When:
09/26/2019 @ 5:15 pm – 5:30 pm
2019-09-26T17:15:00-05:00
2019-09-26T17:30:00-05:00
Where:
Alton YWCA
304 E. Third St. Alton
IL 62002
Contact:
Alton YWCA Front Desk
618.465.7774

girls circleAlton YWCA is happy to present the Girls Circle Program closed group. The Girls Circle model, a structured support group for girls and youth who identify with female development from 9-18 years, integrates relational theory, resiliency practices, and skills training in a specific format designed to increase positive connection, personal and collective strengths, and competence in girls. It aims to counteract social and interpersonal forces that impede girls’ growth and development by promoting an emotionally safe setting and structure within which girls can develop caring relationships and use authentic voices.

THIS PROGRAM IS FULL

 

 

BODY IMAGE UNIT DESCRIPTION: 

Examines cultural messages and personal beliefs that influence body image. Themes emphasize raising awareness, recognizing body signals, and exploring underlying causes of poor body image. Topics cover physical awareness, health, and emotional balance through media exploration, imagery, art, personal story telling, and more. Excellent prevention program.

 

DATES:
August 22
August 29
September 5
September 12
September 19
September 26
October 3
October 10