3409 Orchard Rd. Oswego, IL
4745 Main St. Suite #207 Lisle, IL.

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Resilient Widowhood Workshop

November 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Building strength, courage, and new meaning while navigating the layers of loss.

WORKSHOP DATE: Saturday, November 4th
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Your Story Counseling – 4745 Main St. Lisle, IL.

OUR GOAL: To provide a practical psychoeducation experience empowering widows & widowers at any age & stage of grief to identify their needs honestly, increase their competence in building a plan to meet those needs, and increase resilience.

We hope to offer follow-up Resilient Widowhood workshops and ongoing therapy groups based on need.

Registration is now open – please use the form below to RSVP!

2:00 p.m. Welcome! 
2:10 Meet n Greet 
2:20 Brief Sharing 
2:30 Video 
2:40 Melissa’s Story
3:00 Break
3:05 So What about You!?
3:30 Art Therapy Activity
3:50 Share with your partner
3:55 Group Sharing 
4:00 Looking Ahead: Let’s talk about ongoing support
4:05 Resources
4:10 Wrap-Up
4:20 Q & A!
4:30 Melissa will be available to speak individually with participants with questions regarding individual therapy and future group therapy services.

Meet Your Workshop Facilitator Therapist Melissa Sogavo!

  • Melissa Sogavo
  • A pre-licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Art Therapist (ATR)
  • My ultimate goal is to help my clients meet their goals which often includes improving the overall quality of life for every client by improving their relationships, reducing stress & conflict, expanding self-care rhythms & routines, clarifying values, empowering repeatable healthy action, and systemically increasing resilience, & meaning aligned with values.
  • Email | melissa@yourstoryinc.com
  • Fill out the inquiry form below.
  • You can also reach out to us at info@yourstoryinc.com or by calling 630.442.1895


November 4
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:


Private: Melissa Sogavo

4745 Main Street, Suite 207
Lisle, IL. 60532

3409 Orchard Rd.
Oswego, IL. 60543

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