Monday, Oct 26th, 6:30-8:30PM 

Online, via Zoom (registrants will receive link to join)

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Laura McCarthy 
SPARK Kindness, Inc. 


Parent Discussion Group:     

Tools for Resilience and Well-Being

Conversation, reflection and concrete strategies to help parents understand SPARK principles more fully and apply them within their families

  • Free group offered by SPARK Kindness for parents/caregivers of elementary-aged children.
  • Facilitated by early childhood educator and Natick mom, Laura McCarthy, M.A.
  • An opportunity to explore topics addressed in SPARK programming (resilience, empathy, stress reduction) while making connections with other parents.
  • Group is limited to 12 participants to allow for discussion and connection.   Registration will close automatically when the group is full.  Email Laura at lmccarthy@sparkkindness.org to be placed on the waitlist.    

2020/2021 Meeting Dates & Topics


  • Oct 26: Connection
  • Nov 16: Empathy, Kindness, Compassion & Self Compassion 
  • Dec 14: Reducing Stress w/Executive Functions & Positive Mindset
  • Jan 11: Emotional Intelligence & Self-Regulation
  • Feb 8: Grit & Growth Mindset
  • Mar 8: Optimism, Gratitude & Hope
  • Apr 5: Mindfulness & Finding Joy
  • May 3: Resilience

**We ask you to commit to attending all sessions to build a cohesive and consistent group**

Build Your Toolbox! 

 Some of the benefits of the group:

 *Learn concrete strategies, tips & language

 *Connection with other elementary parents

 *Time to reflect & resources

This group is made possible through a generous grant from MutualOne Charitable Foundation.