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Ways in Which We Cope 2.0

What exactly is a coping skill? They are the combination of thoughts we have and the actions that we take to deal with difficult situations in our lives. We all cope with things in different ways, but what does this look like and how can we cope more sustainably? Join...

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FOMO to JOMO: Coping with the Fear of Missing Out

Even if you haven’t heard of FOMO before, you’ve likely felt it at some point. FOMO is an acronym that stands for “fear of missing out,” the emotions many of us experience when we feel excluded or left out. What’s behind FOMO, why and how does it happen, and how can...

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Featured Blog Posts

How to Support a Survivor of Sexual Assault

During April, Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) is a focused time to EmPower Survivors by bringing awareness, promoting prevention, and inspiring change. We can all take action, and I’m writing to remind you that during SAAM and always, Your Voice Has Power....

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Trauma Informed Care

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Millions of Americans live with a mental illness every year, yet only 43.8% sought treatment in 2019 (NAMI). At The Women’s Center, we believe it’s crucial to raise awareness to break the stigma of living with a mental health...

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Featured Videos

Storytime: “The Skin You Live In”

Storytime: “The Skin You Live In”

Join Mr. Jon for storytime! Published by Chicago Public Museum, this picture book shares an important message about social acceptance, race, and inclusion. Use the following discussion questions after the video to further the conversation, encourage acceptance, and...

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Mission Moment 7/24/20

Mission Moment 7/24/20

August 26 is Women's Equality Day and Executive Director Angela Mancuso shares the significance of this day to The Women's Center, along with some interesting tidbits about our founding.

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