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COHORT KICK-OFF RETREAT

RETREAT LOCATION:
Changed to Online via Zoom

Retreat Intentions
Get to know each other and start to build community
Create a container for the work we are about to do
Understand the roots of fatphobia and size-ism
Explore your body story through a weight-inclusive lens and a Body Trust® approach
Strengthen communication skills
Experience the power of creating inclusive spaces for this healing work

“Bringing bravery into your work and life.”

Retreat Schedule
(Sample from Cohort 8 Online Retreat)

Sunday Evening
> Optional Meet & Greet

DAY 1
> Getting to know each other

> Building a container for brave work
> Guest Speaker

DAY 2
> Divesting from perfectionism

>Guest Speaker

DAY 3
>Developmental theories of embodiment
>Guest Speaker

DAY 4
>Narrative approaches to helping people reclaim body trust
>Sharing of body stories*
>What to expect in the next six months
>Introduction to the learning platform
>Gratitudes & closing

MANDATORY Pre-Retreat Webinar with Desiree Adaway will be held 2-4 weeks prior to the the kickoff retreat.

Although this retreat is part of the training, this time is for you. Throughout the retreat, we will be doing
activities and guided meditations to deepen your personal practice of shame resilience and body trust.

 CEUs available from NASW and CDR.