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Join women CEOs, community leaders, entrepreneurs and more for a day of skills sharing and community building for women and our allies of all genders. All attendees will select from 3 breakout sessions, 3 keynote events, and have plenty of opportunities for networking, connections, resources sharing, and more!

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Saturday, March 23 • 3:00pm - 3:45pm

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When we hear the word "fear" we tend to think of things that scare us and therefore inhibit us from doing certain tasks. I want to challenge women to see fear as something that empowers them. In this workshop, I will restructure fear into the phrase "Face Everything and Rise" where I will teach social emotional skills to help the audience process emotions and adversities. I'll push the audience to take a step further by using our experiences as catalysts to charge towards the things we tend to stray away from. This will be accomplished by teaching them how to feel their emotions in a healthy way, learn to articulate their thoughts/feelings, and react to turn their set back into comebacks.

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Gabriela Tavares

Gabriela was born and raised in Lawrence, MA to a family of immigrants. Throughout her life she overcame many adversities such as being the child of an incarcerated parent, surviving sexual assault, growing up in poverty in a single parent household, and losing a friend to gang violence... Read More →

Saturday March 23, 2019 3:00pm - 3:45pm EDT
Linda Paresky Center