MelRo's Workshops

MelRo provides unique and proprietary workshops to heal unresolved pain, discover one's inner and outer beauty, and to build meaningful relationships with children who have experienced trauma. MelRo is also available to facilitate panel discussions.  All workshops are available through ZOOM/Google Hangouts.
 
Her specialty workshop topics include:
 
Beauty & Healing
These workshops are customized for adults or youth, and range from: Forgiveness, Healing our Mother-Father wounds, breaking past Trauma Bonds, Co-dependency, Eating Disorders, Strengthening self-love so that we can effecting love others, and identifying our gifts within. 
Independent Living Workshops
In in this workshop, MelRo equips homeless, and foster youth with the skills and education necessary to become independent, productive adults. Having been homeless her self, MelRo guides youth through what her process was, and helps to formulate their own process.
Social Emotional Learning
Research shows that SEL not only improves achievement, but also improves increases pro social behaviors (such as kindness, sharing, and empathy.) MelRo guides each child through self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision making, and community services. 
 
How to Effectively Reach Traumatized Children
Perfect for foster parents, kinship caregivers, clinicians and other child welfare professionals. MelRo shares her experiences and tools and techniques for building effective relationships with children who have experienced trauma.   She has been a foster parent trainer, and Train the Trainer for 5 plus years, and is able to teach on a variety of topics for those serving in child-welfare.
 
Custom Workshops
MelRo has extensive speaking and presenting experience and can customize a workshop to suit your group or event. Just ask!
MelRo has provided workshops for the following:
  • Creative Control Festival (led panel)

  • Franklin County Children’s Services

  • Various High, and middle Schools

  • Modeling Agencies

  • Women Prisons

  • Jewish Family Coalition

  • The Purple Teen Party

  • Various foster-care organizations

  • Health and Wellness Centers

  • Private Sessions for Youth

  • Daniel Memorial Institute