Taking Good Care of Ourselves So We Can Take Better Care of Others

Laurel Westmoreland

  • October 4, 2019
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm EST

October 4, 2019 | 8:30a-12:30p

$288.00  Only $69.00 (when logged in) thanks to the support of our partners and funders

All of us can be our professional and personal best if we are cared for emotionally. This inspiring presentation shines the light of reality on the importance of being conscious of life’s balances, caring for and respecting ourselves, appreciating our families and colleagues, practicing effective time management skills, and finding new ways to advocate for the causes we care about. This session is seasoned with personal stories, heart-warming anecdotes, and uplifting messages to engage the participants to feel deeply about the importance of their work.

Key Learning Points:

  • Strategies for introspection – reflecting on why we’ve chosen the path we’re on – how to reduce stress and maximize our personal assets
  • The changing demographics of the family – balancing the challenges and opportunities of our four generational families and communities
  • Technology: Tool vs. Tyranny – controlling and managing the urge to be in immediate touch by practicing the art of truly communicating
  • Time management skills – making the most of our minutes, hours and days
  • Relationship building for positive results – the importance of active listening and kindness in developing strong bonds in families in and the workplace
  • Understanding our many diversities…cultural, economic and age…to develop true team-building and create new partnerships in the community
  • Leveraging our expertise for policy development – the role of permissible advocacy for professionals and volunteers – the rules of the advocacy road

Jack Levine, the Founder of 4Generations Institute, served as President of Voices for Florida’s Children for 25-years. His expertise is in advocating policies which promote improved quality of life across the generations. Jack develops messages which move concerned citizens to action at the community, statewide, and national levels. A graduate of Leadership Florida, Jack was the first recipient of the organization’s Distinguished Alumnus Award. He holds a Master’s Degree in Child Development & Family Studies from Purdue University and a BA in English Literature from Hunter College, City University of New York. www.4gen.org


CFRE Continuing Education Points
Full participation in this program is applicable for 4.0 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.

If you need special accommodations to participate in any of our classes or events, please contact us at 813-287-8779.

Multiple Registrant Discount
Receive 10% off each registration after the first (cannot be combined with any other discounts).

NLC/Children’s Board of Hillsborough County No-Show Policy – effective July 1, 2018
The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County (CBHC) has asked NLC to reframe our no-show policy for their providers.

Effective July 1, 2018 CBHC-funded organizations using codes to claim CBHC-funded seats at NLC trainings or events will be responsible for payment of registration and processing fees in the event of a no-show. Please read the full no-show policy here.

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Venue Phone: 813-287-8779 or info@nlctb.org

Venue Website:

1408 N Westshore Boulevard, Suite 140, Tampa, Florida, 33607, United States


Towers at Westshore is at the corner of W Laurel Street and N Westshore Boulevard.