The Community Roots Collective is a 501c3 nonprofit whose mission is to empower families through education, resources, and love. The Community Roots Collective is a place where families can grow by building community that will support them throughout the budding challenges of raising a family.
At The Roots, we offer community events, parent workshops, educational trainings, play groups, prenatal yoga, mama circles, wellness and more. We also have many services and resources available on a daily basis in house. Please see the links for our friends below for more information on their individual services and specialties. By providing multi-faceted services in one location, our hope is that families are able to come together, meet one another and find community in one place.
OUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME
We also have a large community space for workshops and classes. We host educational trainings, parenting workshops, mama circles, kid events, babywearing meet-ups, prenatal and family yoga, free community events and many other special events. We hope to see you there! Call us at 813.515.0825 ext 0.
A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. 1-800-HELP-FLA (435-7352) or www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com
OUR UPCOMING CLASSES
Our weekly donate-what-you-can groups are:
Mondays Mothercraft 10a, Baby Party Time! 12p, Prenatal Yoga 6p
Tuesdays Cruisers and Crawlers from 10a-12
Wednesdays Storytime en Español 1130a, 12p Preschool Playgroup, Baby Part Time! Twilight Edition 530p, Night Time Parenting Group 630p
Thursdays from 11a-1 Nursing Mother’s Support with IBCLC, *10a-2 drop in for babywearing assistance
Saturdays 9a Baby Party Time! Weekend Edition, *10a-2 drop in for babywearing assistance
Please visit our Facebook Page for the most up to date event calendar, you can subscribe to our events there! Classes, workshops, and groups are added weekly! You can also subscribe to our newsletter to keep up with all we are doing at The Roots!
OTHER VENDORS AT OUR SWEET SPACE:
Dr. Ginns - Pscyhologist
Dr. Ginns has been working with children in a therapeutic capacity for over 15 years. In those 15+ years, she has worked as a school psychologist, therapist, school consultant and licensed psychologist specializing in family systems and children with behavioral difficulties.
She graduated in 2016 from the University of California, Riverside with a Ph.D. in school psychology and completed her doctoral training and residency at the Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. During this time, she worked under some of the foremost specialists in behavior disorders and family systems. She received specialized training in collaborative problem solving with families to derive unique, meaningful therapeutic treatments for children.
For the past two years, she has been teaching, supervising, and mentoring students in the school psychology program at the University of South Florida. She has also served as a mentor and instructor to school psychology students and students in the Applied Behavior Analysis program through a collaborative training grant. Finally, she has served as a behavioral consultant to districts and schools in the Tampa Bay Area.
Dr. Ginns’ therapeutic approach to working with children and families is informed by Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). She is the owner of Bridges Behavioral Wellness LLC and is a licensed psychologist (PY 10430) and board certified behavior analyst, doctoral level (BCBA-D) serving families in the Tampa Bay area.
She is taking new clients beginning July 1, 2019. To schedule a free 20-minute consultation to help determine if her services are a good fit for you and your child, or book an appointment, please call or text her at 813-498-4301.