Resilience Events

Recurring

Queer Survivors Support Group

This support group is for all queer persons aged 18+ who have experienced sexual violence, and will address participant requested topics with a focus on empowerment.  Participants must reside in IL to attend. Mondays, beginning January 23 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (Virtual), 10 weeks Please contact Katie Forrest, LSW at kforrest@ourresilience.org if interested.

Recurring

Monthly Processing Group

This free monthly support group is open to any survivor of sexual violence.  Each month will focus on a different topic, and may also include current news, and be an open space for survivors to discuss whatever is stressful for them currently. Second Tuesday each month, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, Virtual Please contact Erica […]

Exploring Sexuality with Art

Zoom

In this workshop, participants will learn how to use artmaking as a judgment-free way of thinking about sexuality in order to reflect on how bodies, family, culture, and environment interact with our sexual selves. Participants will receive an art making prompt to explore their personal history and pleasure goals. Participants may use any art materials […]

Recurring

Art Therapy Support Group

Zoom

Learn how to use art expression as a coping strategy and contemplative practice alongside other survivors of sexual violence. Group members will practice how to find deeper understanding of difficult experiences, healing processes, and transitions. There is no expectation for trauma history disclosure or previous artmaking experience necessary. Group members will use art mediums of […]

Recurring

Women Survivors Support Group

A closed virtual support group for women-identified survivors (who live in IL and ages 18+) of sexual violence seeking community and a safe space for healing.  Group will be facilitated by Alexa Diego, NCC, LPC and Maryangel Rogliero. Mondays, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm, February 6 - March 27 Please contact Maryangel at cintern5@ourresilience.org to […]

Recurring

Queer Survivors Support Group

This support group is for all queer persons aged 18+ who have experienced sexual violence, and will address participant requested topics with a focus on empowerment.  Participants must reside in IL to attend. Mondays, beginning January 23 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (Virtual), 10 weeks Please contact Katie Forrest, LSW at kforrest@ourresilience.org if interested.

Recurring

Monthly Journaling and Meditation Group

A virtual space for survivors ages 18+ of sexual violence to process their trauma through journaling and guided meditation. 4th Wednesdays beginning January 25, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Contact Alexa Diego, LPC at adiego@ourresilience.org to request the meeting link.

Recurring

Art Therapy Support Group

Zoom

Learn how to use art expression as a coping strategy and contemplative practice alongside other survivors of sexual violence. Group members will practice how to find deeper understanding of difficult experiences, healing processes, and transitions. There is no expectation for trauma history disclosure or previous artmaking experience necessary. Group members will use art mediums of […]

Recurring

Women Survivors Support Group

A closed virtual support group for women-identified survivors (who live in IL and ages 18+) of sexual violence seeking community and a safe space for healing.  Group will be facilitated by Alexa Diego, NCC, LPC and Maryangel Rogliero. Mondays, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm, February 6 - March 27 Please contact Maryangel at cintern5@ourresilience.org to […]

Recurring

Queer Survivors Support Group

This support group is for all queer persons aged 18+ who have experienced sexual violence, and will address participant requested topics with a focus on empowerment.  Participants must reside in IL to attend. Mondays, beginning January 23 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (Virtual), 10 weeks Please contact Katie Forrest, LSW at kforrest@ourresilience.org if interested.

Workshop: Communication with Partners Around Intimacy

Google Meet

This free workshop is open to survivors of sexual violence ages 18+ residing in IL. Participants will learn techniques for communicating with partners related to intimacy, including: boundaries, asking for what you need, starting the conversation, and more. Contact Erica Hungerford, LPC, at ehungerford@ourresilience.org to request to join or with any questions.

Recurring

Art Therapy Support Group

Zoom

Learn how to use art expression as a coping strategy and contemplative practice alongside other survivors of sexual violence. Group members will practice how to find deeper understanding of difficult experiences, healing processes, and transitions. There is no expectation for trauma history disclosure or previous artmaking experience necessary. Group members will use art mediums of […]