It is rare to have a project of this depth come along, and I wish to thank you for sharing this with our community.Gwen StottManager Cambridge Centre for the Arts
For the past two years, your workshop on Body Image/Self-Esteem at the Power of Being a Girl Conference has received the highest ratings with both girls and teachers in attendance. They find your style honest, engaging and humourous.Kim Decker, Executive DirectorYWCA Cambridge
Thank you for your outstanding day long presentation to our three hundred grade 7 & 8 girls and their leaders. I know your message will have a lasting impact. The committee was extremely impressed by your skill in being able to carry the entire day on your own. The success of the day was evident in the number of girls that swarmed you to get your autograph!L. Ballentine, Principle, Fleming Public School. "Girls Rock" eventToronto.
Cheryl-Ann used research and empirical data related to her Beautiful Women Project to raise questions about how the focus on physical appearance affects women’s goals and aspirations and she suggested ways to mitigate the impact of this bombardment.Jason A. Laker, Ph.D. Associate V.P. & Dean, Student Affairs Instructor, Women's StudiesQueens University
Cheryl-Ann was fully engaged with the women and she spoke with a great deal of knowledge about the plight of women’s struggles.J. Anderson, Steps to SuccessCambridge
She is engaging, passionate, funny and persuasiveLisa Webb, Program PlannerBan Righ Foundation
Cheryl-Ann addressed a large group of female students with ease and candor… Our students were moved and inspired to a new level of understanding. We could not have asked for a better speaker.B. StrombergGalt Collegiate Institute
Not only did you model the techniques to use with our clients, but as a result of your caring and intuitive nature, each staff member also experienced personal growth, and greater self awareness.Counselling and advocacy CoordinatorSexual Assault Centre for Hamilton and Area
More than 25,000 visitors representing six continents, passed through the Beautiful Women Project exhibit taking away a powerful message and leaving comments of gratitude.Executive Director, Arthur Child Heritage MuseumGananoque
You have tackled the link between self-worth and self-identity in a very powerful way. I believe every community across Canada should embrace Cheryl-Ann’s work.G. StottCambridge Centre for the Arts
This was an excellent workshop – you have done a huge amount of preparation. Thank you, Cheryl-Ann for this life-experience for my daughter, her unborn child and myself.Catherine Parr
Cheryl-Ann is an engaging and well-prepared presenter whose multimedia lecture highlighted the myriad messages society sends about physical appearance and how this information influences women’s self-worth.Jason A. Laker, Ph.D. Associate V.P. & Dean, Student Affairs Instructor, Women's StudiesQueens University
initially, it was uncertain if the length of the workshop would need to be reduced as many of our youth at our facility have a limited attention span. However, the youth remained engaged, interested for 2.5 hours and voiced positive comments regarding the workshop; this speaks volumes regarding the quality of the workshop provided by Ms. Webster offered.A. BenoisMental Health Nurse. Roy McMurtry Youth (Detention) Centre.
An inspiration to all women of all ages. Thank you.L. Longfield
I would recommend Cheryl-Ann’s presentation to any group looking for a socially conscious, spirited, and enthusiastic speaker.Maya Bielinski, Student's CouncilBell High School
Cheryl-Ann’s presentations at Carleton Place High School & Notre Dame Catholic High School were considered to be the best of the day involving over one hundred presentations and performances!C.Angus, Human Rights DayArts Carleton Place
I was also one of the presenters at the youth symposium. I sat in on your presentation and loved it. Great Job!Sara Westbrook
To the Principals and Vice Principals of Secondary Catholic Schools. You are encouraged to consider how the Beautiful Women Project might reinforce your own efforts with your students to address our culture’s distorted views of the female body.From: Office, Religious and Family Life EducationAlgonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board.
Cheryl-Ann gives us a healthy perspective on body image which to date doesn’t come from any other source.Ophelia ClubFrontenac Secondary School
You changed my thoughts of myself – thank you. This will help me accept me, so I can help the children I work with accept themselves.Youth worker & Participant at KidsLINK conference
Congratulations on the wonderful impact you are making.Business & Professional Women's ClubTrenton
Thank you, Cheryl-Ann for a wonderful experience today – for your insightful ways and for making learning so much fun!!Yonnie
On behalf of the Eating Disorder Program I would like to Thank you for an excellent presentation which was inspiring, empowering, and refreshing.KutzrockBsc. O.T. (Reg). The Ottawa Hospital
I believe that the purpose of the visual arts is to speak and motivate everyone on either a universal or personal level. I congratulate you on the ability to accomplish both of these levels.Executive DirectorSt Thomas Elgin Public Art Centre
I feel more normal and pretty than I did before because of the talk and pictures today.Leisha. Grade 7/8 student participant at Girls RockToronto.
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