DEALING WITH UNCERTAINTY IN TIMES OF CHANGE
February 11, 2021 @ 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Join Coast Women in Business on Thursday, February 11, 2021 via Zoom to learn how to deal with uncertainty in times of change.
We’re all floating in a sea of uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic and economic rollercoaster. Our automatic response to unwelcome change creates more problems: denying, hiding, avoiding – all of which don’t help us prepare for, and create, brighter days ahead. Being passive only threatens our sense of well-being and business future.
Cynthia Wall, therapist, consultant, teacher, and author of Courage to Trust, will share brief, action-oriented techniques to reduce our stress response and consider how to best move through these difficult times.
During our virtual meeting, feel free to put any questions in chat so that presenter and moderators can make sure you get the information you need. We can all sip a ☕ beverage 🍵 of our choice in lieu of the complimentary coffee and tea we usually provide at our in-person meetings.
Free via Zoom: bit.ly/3hZkk2h
We welcome all—all races, all genders, all countries of origin, all sexual orientations.
8-8:15 AM – Introductions
8:15-9:15 AM – Presentation and discussion
9:15-9:30 AM – Networking and announcements
Free for Coast Women in Business members and nonmembers
About the Presenter
Cynthia Wall, LCSW
Therapist, author, teacher, and consultant, Cynthia has worked as a social worker and therapist for over 40 years, volunteering with hospice and seriously ill people. She has developed hundreds of workshops on topics such as financial issues, business development, personal growth, business practice improvement, and communication training for hospice volunteers and hospital chaplaincy.
Dedicated to public service, Cynthia participated with the volunteer hospice in Fort Bragg from its inception in 1980s. She has also been active with The Compassionate Friends, an international support group for bereaved parents, and served as President of Friends of Health (previously Friends of Hospice, a 501(c)(3) organization she helped found in 1988.
In 2000 she self-published Embracing True Prosperity, an MP3 audio recording, with practical tools and guided imagery regarding financial issues. In 2005 she authored the book Courage to Trust: A Guide to Building Deep and Lasting Relationships.
After receiving a Masters in Social Work from the University of California in Berkeley in 1977, Cynthia concentrated on finding methods to help others seek positive change by encountering difficult experiences, both past and in the present. Read more on her website.
About Coast Women in Business
Coast Women in Business meets monthly to foster entrepreneurship and professional development on the Mendocino Coast and beyond. Membership fees are $50 annually or $10 per drop-in meeting.
Update: NO MEMBERSHIP DUES IN 2021! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing economic hardship, membership in Coast Women in Business for all of 2021 will be FREE.
Note: We welcome all—all races, all genders, all countries of origin, all sexual orientations, all income levels.
Your first meeting is always free, and we offer a limited number of need-based memberships—please inquire. We’re sponsored by the West Business Development Center. We look forward to seeing you at the meeting!
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