For Schools and Organizations

What is Power Of Me?

The Power of Me is a program designed for girls and boys in grades 4-8, as well as for adults with disabilities. It is all about empowering participants with knowledge and self-worth and encouraging them to build their self-esteem. The program consists of retreats and workshops that provide instruction and guidance on the following topics:

  • Body Image and Self-Worth
  • Peer Pressure, Bullying, and Cyber Safety
  • Puberty
  • Friendship and Healthy Relationships
  • Self-defense
  • Exploring Emotions
  • Conflict Resolution
  • And more!

The Power of Me helps address issues like low self-esteem, changes in mood, roller-coaster of emotions, friendships and bullying, and other topics girls, boys and adults with disabilities may encounter in their lives.

Here are a few key benefits of the Power of Me:

  • Self-acceptance: Participants understand that their feelings are not wrong. They’re normal.
  • Community: They’ll talk about what they’re experiencing, which can bring a deeper connection to the group.
  • Safe Space: Participants can talk about their feelings, free of judgment, with a guide who cares deeply about them.
  • Participants experience education, movement, and mindfulness in a community of their peers.

Power Of Me Offerings

Half Day Retreat 

Sample Schedule*

  • 9:45–11:15 Welcome and Centering
  • 11:15–12:00 Workshop 1 – Body Image and Self-Worth
  • 12:00–12:45 Lunch and Art Project
  • 12:45–1:30 Workshop 2 – Friendship and Healthy Relationships
  • 1:30–2:00 Closing Ceremony

*Times are flexible to meet the needs of your program.

Retreat Includes:

  • Instructional materials
  • Art supplies
  • Swag bags
  • Snack

Full Day Retreat

(with Self–Defense or Dance) 

Sample Schedule*

  • 9:00–11:00 Welcome, Centering, Yoga
  • 11:00–11:45 Workshop 1 – Bullying, Peer Pressure,
  • 11:45–12:15 Lunch
  • 12:15–1:00 Dance or Self Defense
  • 1:00–1:45 Workshop 2 – Friendship and Healthy Relationships
  • 1:45–2:30 Workshop 3 – Body Image and Self-Worth
  • 2:30–3:00 Art/Snack
  • 3:00–4:00 Workshop 4 – Puberty
  • 4:00–5:00 Closing Ceremony

Times are flexible to meet the needs of your program

Retreat Includes:

  • Instructional Materials
  • Art Supplies
  • Swag bags
  • Snack

Power of Me Workshop

Sample Schedule*

  • 3:00–3:15 Welcome and Centering
  • 3:15–3:55 Yoga
  • 3:55–4:05 Mindful Snack
  • 4:05–4:50 Instruction on Workshop Topic
  • 4:50–5:00 Relaxation and Close

*Times are flexible to meet the needs of your program.

Workshop Includes:

  • Instructional Materials
  • Snack

Some of the Organizations we have worked with:

  • St Paul City School
  • Shepherd of the Lake Lutheran Church
  • Girl Scout Groups
  • Casa de Esperanza
  • Partnership Resources
  • Lifeworks

Interested in receiving more information about this course? Sign up here.

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What others are saying about the Power of Me

You have provided us with such an amazing experience — one like no other any of us have had before. Thank you for letting your warmth, your patience and your wisdom overflow on each of us today!

Karrah A. Teacher January 15, 2016

I am so grateful for the day you provided. I had such a remarkable time; several of my girls were talking about it the rest of the afternoon! They felt so special.

Jade S. Teacher November 10, 2015

The Power of Me Retreat was relaxing and helpful!

Audrey Student November 11, 2015