Upcoming Mom*-Daughter Workshops

Stay tuned to this page for upcoming public workshops! 

October 13, 2018 - Stronger Together!
FOR: Moms* and girls (Grades 5 - 8)
WHERE: Dedham Country Day School, Dedham, MA
WHEN: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
REGISTER: https://momsasmentors-strongertogether.eventbrite.com

Moms as Mentors' mother/daughter programs foster confidence, leadership and the mom/daughter bond through engaging activities that promote teamwork, communication and mutual understanding. Our Stronger Together! program for moms* and middle school girls (grades 5-8 welcome) emphasizes body positivity and media literacy while creating meaningful, memorable moments for both moms and girls. 
*Any adult with an important girl in their life is welcome to attend.

Thanks to She Geeks Out for sponsoring this workshop! Need-based financial scholarships are available. Please email Leslie Coles at lcoles@momsasmentors.org for more information. 

*************************

Upcoming Parent Workshops

October 4, 2018 - How Moms (and other Caregivers) Can Promote a Healthy Body Image for Girls
FOR: Moms* of girls (0 through 18)
WHERE: Cambridge Innovation Center, 50 Milk St, Boston, MA
WHEN: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
REGISTER: https://momsasmentors-bodyimageboston.eventbrite.com

This interactive workshop will look at the prevalence, consequences and causes of negative body image for girls and then focus on practical ways to promote a healthy body image for the girls in your lives. This session is geared towards moms who have daughters up to age 18 but any adult caregiver of girls are welcome to attend. Participants will leave with take-home resources and tips to promote a healthy body image for girls.

This workshop will be led by Linda Lin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology at Emmanuel College. Linda is a clinical psychologist who has a special focus on health behaviors (e.g. eating disorders, obesity, exercise, smoking). Her research centers on body image and she is passionate about helping women fight a culture that objectifies them and uses beauty/thinness as a measure of women’s value.  

Thanks to She Geeks Out for sponsoring this workshop! Need-based financial scholarships are available. Please email Leslie Coles at lcoles@momsasmentors.org for more information. 

November 8, 2018 - How Moms (and other Caregivers) Can Promote a Healthy Body Image for Girls
FOR: Moms* of girls (0 through 18)
WHERE: Tenacre Country Day School, Wellesley, MA
WHEN: 6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
REGISTER: https://momsasmentors-bodyimagewellesley.eventbrite.com

This interactive workshop will look at the prevalence, consequences and causes of negative body image for girls and then focus on practical ways to promote a healthy body image for the girls in your lives. This session is geared towards moms who have daughters up to age 18 but any adult caregiver of girls are welcome to attend. Participants will leave with take-home resources and tips to promote a healthy body image for girls.

This workshop will be led by Linda Lin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology at Emmanuel College. Linda is a clinical psychologist who has a special focus on health behaviors (e.g. eating disorders, obesity, exercise, smoking). Her research centers on body image and she is passionate about helping women fight a culture that objectifies them and uses beauty/thinness as a measure of women’s value.  

Thanks to She Geeks Out for sponsoring this workshop! Need-based financial scholarships are available. Please email Leslie Coles at lcoles@momsasmentors.org for more information. 

Are you interested in participating in one of our programs with a community or school group! We run private/custom programs that can be scheduled at a time and place that's convenient for you. Learn about our private programs by clicking HERE or email Leslie Coles at lcoles@momsasmentors.org with any questions.