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In response to the latest COVID-19 surge, spring semester classes will take place remotely through January 30, 2022.

Dr. MC’s 4-Part ‘Owning It’ Series: Caring for the Self and Others, Part 3 of 4

Part 3 examines our mindset, whether it is fixed or a growth mindset, and explores the importance of developing a growth mindset. Participants will evaluate their mindset to see where their beliefs are and discuss how small shifts in thinking and reframing circumstances can dramatically impact daily life inside.

About the Presenter: Theresa Melito-Conners, Ph.D. (Dr. MC), is the founder of “Dr. MC’s Self-Care Cabaret,” where your health and well-being take center stage. It is the space to help you find your spotlight and learn all the different aspects of self-care.

Theresa is a Special Education Administrator in the Greater Boston area. Inspired by her doctoral research, Theresa loves to help others practice better self-care, and she is deeply passionate about this mission. Theresa is a recent graduate from Lesley University’s Ph.D. in Educational Leadership program in Cambridge, MA.

Theresa understands the challenges of balancing all of life’s responsibilities and the importance of making time for you. With a B.A. in Theatre Studies from Emerson College and an M.Ed. in School Counseling from Salem State University, Theresa has a variety of unique experiences, from counseling adolescents with mental health needs to choreographing professional musicals.

She also serves as a member of The Parent and Community Education and Involvement Advisory Council (PCEIAC) for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in Massachusetts. Theresa has presented her expertise across the country, and she has additional publications in the works.

Please visit her website for more information, subscribe to her blog, newly launched podcast, and find links to her growing community under the account name @DrMCselfcare.

When 7:30pm
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