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The live event kicks off with opening remarks from the Black Girl Health Foundation Executive Director Porcha Johnson.
Be a part of the Minds Matter Mental Health Campaign and attend ""Selfcare for Superwomen. A workshop about mental healing during the age of COVID-19. We will cover Mom Stressors and natural approaches to relaxation.
Be a part of the Minds Matter Mental Health Campaign and attend “Funding Your Future." A workshop that helps you to overcome financial struggles and building a career in the new virtual workforce.
Be a part of the Minds Matter Mental Health Campaign and attend Mental Health Toolkit. A workshop on how to beat stress and depression with essential oils. Tune in for a chance to win a "mental health toolkit" from Renee Jones.
Be a part of the Minds Matter Mental Health Campaign and attend “Healthy Living for Mommy and Me." A mother's nutrition workshop; learn how to stay healthy with a newborn and get tools and resources to fight postpartum depression. workshop you will get tips on the foods to eat and avoid to support a happy life.
Mary Nicole Douglas is an innovative entrepreneur who creates new ideas and solutions to the financial dilemmas that plague many households. An experienced professional, she has spent twenty years addressing a variety of tax and financial issues. Her company has offices in Charlotte, NC, and Buffalo, NY. The M.N.D. The accounting team serves individuals, small businesses, and corporations across the United States. A native of Buffalo, NY, Mary Nicole is no stranger to perseverance, determination, and motivation. At the young age of 16 years old she became a mother. Although the odds were against her, she defeated them. Fueled by her ambition and drive, she excelled in the field of accounting. Mary Nicole graduated high school and attended college with her young son right by her side. Mary received her Bachelors of Science in Accounting from North Carolina A & T State University, graduating magna cum laude. Mary Nicole began her accounting career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Charlotte, North Carolina. Her role in the Personal Financial Services Group gave her the opportunity to perform tax compliance for high net-worth clients. She also worked as a Senior Tax Accountant for other Fortune 500 companies, including Bank of America and TIAA-CREF. During her nine-year tenure at Bank of America, she worked in the Corporate Tax, Compensation, and Executive Advisory Services groups. She also held positions in the Tax Compliance group at TIAA-CREF. She has a passion for helping others develop the competencies required for a lifetime of good financial health. Her focus is not only on her adult clients, she also focuses on helping young men and women learn the habits required for sustainable financial success. She is currently: Director, Women in the Spotlight GoinGlobal - Charlotte Chapter Board Member, Stiletto Boss University Youth Entrepreneurship Program Member, National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Member, National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP)
Brooke is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant with 9 years of maternal health experience. Hailing from North Carolina, Brooke received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from East Carolina University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from North Carolina Central University. Brooke trained in lactation through the Mary Rose Tully Training Initiative at UNC Chapel Hill where she deepened her knowledge of the field of lactation. She enjoys assisting new and experienced families alike in their birth and breastfeeding journeys. Brooke has collectively breastfed her three children for six years. Each child presented their own challenges, but (to quote Brooke’s mom), “breastfeeding is the best gift I’ve given my children.”
Renee is owner and Wellness Advocate with Forever Wellness, Inc., a health and wellness firm, based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Forever Wellness shares how to maintain optimum mental, physical and spiritual health utilizing Essential Oils and other natural solutions. She was introduced to DoterradōTERRA Essential Oils, by a friend in 2012. Her primary health challenges were focusand insomnia. Her friend recommended to try doTERRA Blended OilsBalance for focus and Serenity for the insomnia. There was immediate results for her. As a person that subscribes to an integrative and a wholistic approach to wellness, she right away began to educate herself on doTERRA Essential Oils and Products Now, she spends her time sharing her experiences and helping others learn about powerful impact of doTERRA Essential Oils, in a one-to-one consultation or in class environment. Renee is a retired Nonprofit Manager and Health Prevention Coordinator. She received her core curriculum studies at Spelman College, Bachelor of Arts (BA) from North Carolina Central University and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Phoenix.
Asha W. Sims is a therapist, holistic wellness practitioner, and yogi. She believes in promoting wellness and the prevention of illness through total holistic care. The maintenance of an aligned soul, body, and spirit is the key to healing. Ms. Sims is the founder and Chief Entrepreneurial Officer of Ashakti Wellness & Yoga LLC as well as the Clinical Director. As a leading clinician in the field of mental health, she supervises budding wellness practitioners with a keen understanding of the total person. In addition, as a certified Hypnotherapist along with other specializations, Ms. Sims is skilled in assisting with resolving trauma and PTSD. Other areas of her work include smoking cessation, weight loss, stress/anxiety, women & sexual health, and past life regressions. Asha W. Sims' background in Chakra Therapy allows her to provide a grounded approach. The focus is the integration and balancing of core energy centers that affects development, growth, and mental health.
Take control of your mental and physical health as a mother in these unprecedented times.