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Take a Stand: Countering the Bully


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Join us for an exploration of tools to combat bullying – as parents, students, educators, school administrators and community leaders.

We will screen “Wonder” the film which tells the inspiring story of a boy with facial differences who encounters and deals with bullies when attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

Kids 8+ and parents welcome

Film followed by a discussion unpacking the movie themes with a panel of professionals and clinicians

*Open to the community, FREE admission*

11:45 AM Bagel Lunch, optional ($7/person)
12:45 PM Film screening followed by panel discussion


Andrea LoPresti
Director of Clinical Services
Jewish Family & Children’s Service

Dr. Karen Hoffman Jimenez
Director of Counseling and Psychological Services
Peddie School

Shana Lindsey, M.Ed.
Head of Lower School, Chapin School

Maura Coughlin, MSW
School Counselor, Chapin School

In partnership with Chapin School & Jewish Education Connection at Har Sinai Temple