Learn more about our founder,Tierica Berry.

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Tierica Berry is the founder of Affirmative Expression, a literary arts organization that focuses on self-expression through speaking, creative writing, publishing, and performing arts. Tierica has been nationally recognized as an emotional development trainer, a spoken word artist, and a youth expression leader. With heavy emphasis on entrepreneurship and young women's empowerment Tierica has managed to motivate and redirect some of the most troubled youth with her engaging and relevant programs. From public school districts to youth detention centers Tierica has received national recognition for her creative writing program, The Anthology Project, and her latest initiative Unpacking the Emotional Suitcase, an emotional development program. As a published author of multiple empowerment books Tierica is determined to leave a lasting legacy as she continues to help young ladies express themselves affirmatively!

Mission Statement
is to provide strategies and emotional support for young woman around the world.

Our vision is to raise awareness about the great deficiencies in our young women. By raising awareness individuals will be challenged to do something about the problem and create more welcoming environments and safe havens around the world for girls to gain knowledge, skills, and resources to transition into complete  and self sufficient women.

About Us

Our comprehensive programs utilize experiential learning for greater impact in the targeted areas. It is not enough for a child to read a book or listen to a presentation, 

Comprehensive Programs

You can tell the state of society by the state of it's women

To ensure a lifetime of healthy gums and dazzling smiles, we educate each child about the importance of maintaining their teeth. They'll leave our clinic with a bevy of information, tips, and tricks that'll keep them on the right oral hygiene path.
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