What You Will Learn

In a world of deprecating and objectifying mass-media messages, girls are in a constant struggle with self-image and beliefs about developing “normal” relationships and friendships. While girls and boys deal with many of the same issues, some relationship struggles are unique to the experience of being female in our society.  Girls are inundated with media messages and societal beliefs that can negatively impact them.  When these messages are left unchallenged, girls can fall into a dangerous cycle of relational aggression or “girl bullying.”  Author and internationally recognized consultant Stephanie Jensen likens the dynamics of female relational aggression to the environment of a beehive — hostile and sustained by strict social hierarchy. 

In this informative 90-minute webinar, join Stephanie as she identifies areas to grow girls’ self-and social-awareness by exploring three B’s – Beliefs, Belonging and Becoming.  Beliefs addresses self-awareness, common misguided thoughts and body image issues.  Belonging addresses social-awareness and identifies the common roles within the social hierarchy of female relationships.  Becoming  addresses the importance of setting goals beyond the proverbial glass ceiling and providing problem-solving tools to help girls discover who they want to become.

This webinar will refresh and invigorate your ability to inspire girls to build healthy relationships by addressing the following topics:

  • Media Messages and Self-image
  • Subjectification vs. Objectification
  • Relationship Fact and Fiction
  • Social Structures in Unhealthy Friendships
  • Social Media and Cyberbullying in the Girls’ World
  • Goal-Setting and Personal Growth

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the importance of relationships in girls’ development.
  • Identify the six forms of relational aggression.
  • Explore best practices in developing the five social and emotional competencies in girls.
  • Define the common roles in girls’ social hierarchies.
  • Grasp key strategies for engaging girls in healthy relationship patterns.
  • Assist girls in discovering positive connections outside of unhealthy relationships.
  • Learn new strategies to apply with the girls you support.

You Will Also Receive

The $49 registration fee includes a PDF copy of the PowerPoint presentation that will accompany the live presentation. This will be emailed to each registrant via the email address provided at registration.

Benefits from Taking this Webinar
  • Valuable Information – From a nationally known speaker with a reputation for providing insightful and useful information.
  • Inexpensive – Eliminate travel arrangements and travel expenses that you would ordinarily need to expend to attend a professional seminar such as this one.
  • Efficient – No need to spend time arranging for and traveling to this seminar
  • Access PowerPoint™ Visuals – as Stephanie Jensen, MS progresses through the seminar. A copy of the PowerPoint™ presentation slides will be available to you upon registration.
  • Reproducibles – Handouts and worksheets will be available to you, upon registration.

Potential Funding

Research-based, outcome-based continuing education opportunities from Developmental Resources may qualify for funding under Title 1 Part A Targeted Assistance Program Grants; Title II Part A Improving Teacher Quality Grants; Perkins Professional Technical Education Grants as well as other federal, state and local sources. Requirements vary from state to state. Contact your local administrator.

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Group Discounts

Available for attendees from the same school system or private practice.

3-5 Attendees 10% off
6-9 Attendees 15% off
10-19 Attendees 20% off
20+ Attendees 25% off
Unlimited Access CD
The pre-recorded webinar on CD will be shipped to you for unlimited viewing.

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Single User
Grade Levels: 6-12

Unlimited Access CD
Grade Levels: 6-12

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Stephanie Jensen, MS
About the Presenter

Stephanie Jensen, MS speaks at national conferences and school districts across the country as well as internationally. She combines research, practical strategies, prevention planning, parent education crisis intervention and curriculum implementation in her presentations. She has held positions as classroom teacher, team leader, administrator, trainer and education consultant and national speaker. She also holds a master’s degree in clinical counseling, focusing her efforts on adolescent and family issues. In recent years Stephanie has applied her passion for adolescents to focus on the dynamics of relational aggression, cyberbullying and sexualized bullying. She is the author of Thrive in the Hive: Surviving the Girl’s World of Good and Bad Relationship Bee-Haviors and the soon-to-be-released Princess Priscilla and the Bully-Bee Day.