Rochester-June 2012 Support Group, Workshops & Classes


Circle of Hope Support Group
Wednesday, June 27th, 5:30-7:00pm*
Join us in sharing and creating a supportive community with others on their path toward fertility. We welcome you to join us this month in the CNY Healing Arts Lobby for an uplifting evening of sharing thoughts and ideas. Emily Horowitz, Mental Health Counselor, will facilitate this support offering. No fee to attend. Please RSVP 585.244.1280 ext. 2. *Try our Yoga for Fertility class for FREE after Circle of Hope Support Group.
Offerings at CNY Healing Arts Call 585.244.1280 ext. 2
Yoga for Fertility Class
Wednesdays, 7:00-8:15pm*
Join Erin McCollough, RYT & LMT, for this yoga class that is designed for women and couples who are trying to conceive. Yoga for fertility uses specific yoga practices to help stimulate and tone the reproductive system. We welcome friends and family to attend too! Fee is $15 per class, 8 classes for $88 or 10 classes for $100. Pre-registration encouraged at 585.244.1280 ext. 2. *Try Yoga for Fertility for FREE on Wed June 27th at 7pm after Circle of Hope Support Group.
Fertile Friends Peer Group
Wednesdays, 6/6, 6/13 & 6/20, 6:00-7:00pm
This is a non-facilitated peer group for individuals on their path toward fertility. Please feel free to stop in and enjoy a cup of tea and make new friends. This is the time to be open and share stories with one another, lean on one another for support, and to know you are not alone on this journey. No fee to attend. No RSVP required.
Meditation & Movement
Tuesday, June 12th, 5:15-6:15pm
With Shelley Szymko-Carroll, L.Ac.: Calm & de-stress with gentle movements that are used to open and relax the mind making meditation easy to achieve. We will use simple visualizations to focus the mind and instill relaxation & peace. This class is for beginners, as well as those who meditate regularly. All participants will enjoy a restorative, profound mind-body experience that combines movements, meditation & visualizations. Fee is $20. RSVP required at 585.244.1280 ext. 2.
Fertile Foods & Supplements
Thursday, June 21st, 6:00-8:00pm
Shelley Szymko-Carroll, L.Ac, will discuss how a healthy diet can improve fertility and increase your chances for pregnancy:  key nutrients and the recommended dosages of supplements, how sugar, caffeine, and dairy products may affect fertility, and the benefits for some women to eat gluten-free. Male nutritional and supplement recommendations will also be given so that both partners are maximizing your chances to conceive. Handouts will be provided, Q&A included. Women and men welcome to attend. $10 per person. Please RSVP at 585.244.1280 ext. 2.