Dream Out Loud Youth Conference
Please rank the workshops below in order of preference with 1 indicating your top choice. We will make every effort to assign you to your top 2 choices, however placement is not guaranteed. Workshops will be assigned on a first come first serve basis.
_____ HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS – Students will be educated on healthy relationships, good communication skills and developing a value system. They will be afforded an opportunity to explore their personal relationships in regards to healthy and positive choices. (Presented by Frannelys Frias & Patricia Budhan)
_____ THE INNER YOU – Students will be educated aboutthe statistics, warning signs and dangers of eating disordersthe statistics, warning signs and dangers of eating di the statistics, warning signs and dangers of eatinthe statistics, warning signs and dangers of eating disorders and self esteem issues, as well as the impact of media on body perception. (Presented by Aleena)
_____ OUTreach – This workshop will explore self-acceptance and diversity issues. Students will examine their own attitudes and beliefs about race, creed, and sexual orientation in the context of social justice. Participants will discover various ways people deal with differences while learning key lessons to challenge and open their minds towards acceptance of all. (Presented by Melanie Tavarez, & Sanasha Corlette)
_____ LOVE IN ACTION – This workshop will be a discussion that will surround global and local issues, especially within our current political landscape, and the power youth have to create change. (Presented by Sara & Gustavo Mozen)
_____ STICKS N’ STONES – This workshop will emphasize an understanding of bullying / cyberbullying, and look at ways of preventing it. There will be a focus on how to express yourself in a healthy manner. (Presented by Alex DeConinck & Jazmin Nunez)
_____ A CRY FOR HELP – Participants will explore signs and symptoms of depression, self-injury, suicide, bullying ways to deal with these issues, and where to get help. (Presented by Kilzan Torres & JungWoo Kim)
We would like to cordially invite your students to attend this FREE conference. Seating is limited. Please mail the enclosed RSVP and pre-registration forms by Friday February 9th, 2018 or visit www.wooinc.org/dreamoutloud to register to secure your place. Thank you.