Mid-Year Retreat

January 12, 2019
8:30 AM to 1:30 PM
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Chez Romaguera

Pembroke Pines, FL

We are so excited to feature LaRita Jarvis and Allyson Tomchin as guest speakers at our Mid-Year Retreat! This retreat will be an overall amazing day and a perfect way to kick off a successful and satisfying 2019. NAWBO Members, Potential Members, and Past Presidents are all Welcome.  Breakfast and Lunch will be provided and the dress code is casual (yoga pants and flip-flops encouraged).

Here is some more information about our wonderful speakers:

LaRita Jarvis:  Through The Looking Glass: How do others see you?  In this session, we'll learn to look through the lens of others to identify where we're most at risk for being misunderstood. Together, in this safe and supportive environment, we'll uncover specific perceptions people have that may be limiting us from having the impact we desire. All attendees will walk away with a personal action plan for leveraging their unique strengths to be the very best version of themselves in 2019.


LaRita Jarvis is the Founder and Chief Innovator of LaRita Jarvis & Co. As a behavioral scientist and leader of the Contagious Compassion Movement,  LaRita shares straightforward techniques for leveraging difficult conversations as a way to strengthen relationships. LaRita is fiercely committed to helping people adapt the way they communicate, so they can be heard and understood. For decades she's used her background in Industrial & Organizational Psychology to create transformative learning opportunities for all types of businesses. Her work is published in the Journal of Research in Personality and the Journal of Applied Social Psychology.


Allyson TomchinThe Change: I am not talking about menopause! This talk will focus on the emotional aspects of change; why we make changes in our work and in our lives, how we make these changes, and what has to happen to keep the momentum alive.  This will be an interactive discussion.  


Allyson Tomchin, LCSW is a psychotherapist, Florida Supreme Court Family Mediator, Qualified Parenting Coordinator, and owner of Directive Energy Inc. She offers counseling, coaching, family mediation, and parenting coordination with offices in Hollywood and Boca Raton. Throughout her dynamic career, Allyson has touched many lives and organizations with her uncanny ability to identify areas of issue that complicate growth and success. With over 25 years of clinical experience and her sound wellness background, Allyson brings a sense of urgency in helping you to be your best self emotionally and spiritually.  She is a past contributor to South Florida Parenting Magazine, an adjunct Professor at FAU, and a past Board member for NAWBO the National Association of Women Business Owners.  




$30.00 Retreat Attendee