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Ophelia’s Place Multicultural Program Coordinator Receives Top 100 Leaders In Education Award

Posted by on Jul 27, 2021 | Comments Off on Ophelia’s Place Multicultural Program Coordinator Receives Top 100 Leaders In Education Award

EUGENE, Ore. – Salsi Alzubaidi, the multicultural program coordinator at Ophelia’s Place, received the prestigious “Top 100 Leaders in Education” award for her contributions in the education field during the Global Forum for Education & Learning at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in June. Before joining Ophelia’s Place in April, Alzubaidi earned her Master’s degree in Transformational Leadership from Seattle University, and served as an education program coordinator in Jordan. She helped to create an alternative education system in Jordan to serve a number of refugee youth, and to help them...

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OP Therapist Earns National Certification in Family Therapy

Posted by on Jun 8, 2021 | Comments Off on OP Therapist Earns National Certification in Family Therapy

OP Therapist Earns National Certification in Family Therapy

OP Therapist Rikki Redhead recently earned a national certification for Family System Trauma, which will allow her and the OP Therapy Team to offer more tools to youth in need of, and open to, family therapy. The certification gives Rikki a step-by-step process to work through with clients who are open to weekly family therapy. She has already used the FST model with five families, and uses some of its concepts with many of her clients’ parents and guardians. “From my perspective, our clients’ presenting concerns are almost always related to the family dynamic at home, and I think it’s...

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Girl, Empowered

Posted by on Apr 29, 2021 | Comments Off on Girl, Empowered

Enjoy these episodes of the Ophelia’s Place podcast/radio show featured on KOCF.

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Everyone Deserves to Feel Safe & Respected: Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Posted by on Apr 8, 2021 | Comments Off on Everyone Deserves to Feel Safe & Respected: Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Everyone Deserves to Feel Safe & Respected:           Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Ophelia’s Place offers many opportunities to support, empower, and educate girls about healthy relationships and their right to feel safe and respected.

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The Back to School Challenge

Posted by on Mar 31, 2021 | Comments Off on The Back to School Challenge

The Back to School Challenge

Readjusting to in-person school again will take some flexibility and lots of communication. Read on for a few tips on how to support students as they head back to the classroom.

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We Help Ourselves When We Help Each Other

Posted by on Mar 8, 2021 | Comments Off on We Help Ourselves When We Help Each Other

We Help Ourselves When We Help Each Other

Practicing self-care includes looking out towards our communities and the ways we can nurture those around us. Read on for a brief discussion on how we can help ourselves by helping others.

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Empowering You to Empower Girls

Posted by on Feb 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Empowering You to Empower Girls

Empowering You to Empower Girls

Ophelia’s Place offers adult learning opportunities to parents, educators, and other community members. Learn more about our adult education trainings here.

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