Meena Srinivasan Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 2:30 pm-5:30 pm Have you every experienced resistance in your work? Nearly two-thirds of all new initiatives in organizations fail, resistance is the primary reason changes failed. Participants will engage in mindfulness practice and consultancies throughout the workshop as they learn to examine and skillfully respond to the […]
Optional Workshop Offerings for 2015
We've carefully selected the following six optional workshops for emphasis in 2015 because of their handling of the critical issues in mindfulness among youth. Please note that each of these six workshops has its own fee in addition to the overall conference fee. You will be given the opportunity to select your optional workshops when you REGISTER ONLINE.
Denise Casey and Lindsay Foreman Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 2:30 pm-5:30 pm Young people are already practicing mindfulness skills. In fact, they’re doing it all of the time! When young people listen to music they’re often sitting, relaxing and paying attention. We’ve formalized this practice into a successful approach to teaching mindfulness. By using […]
Fiona Jensen and Adria Kennedy of Calmer Choice, Cape Cod, USA Heidi Bornstein & Stephen Chadwick of Mindfulness Everyday, Toronto, Canada Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 2:30 pm-5:30 pm The connection between Mindfulness Everyday and Calmer Choice began at Bridging Hearts and Minds in 2013, developing into a working collaboration sharing the unique skills of […]
Mayuri Gonzalez Friday, Feburary 27, 2015 | 1:30 pm-4:30 pm The challenges faced by today’s children are big, but so is their capacity to thrive in a wide variety of circumstances. The tools of yoga and mindfulness offer both a way to handle challenges in the moment, and a way to increase children’s resilience and ability […]
Mitch Abblett Friday, Feburary 27, 2015 | 8:00 am-11:00 am All therapists and educators experience significant reactions to their work with adolescents. Professionals working with challenging youth need help beyond suggestions to “take care of themselves,” and to seek supervision. This workshop provides hands-on intensive training in mindfulness skills (specifically Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) targeting […]
Jan Chozen Bays, MD and Char Wilkins MSW, LCSW Friday, February 27, 2015 | 8:00am to 4:30pm Mindful eating isn’t just for adults. Kids have natural curiosity and enjoy making discoveries about food. Think of the life-long benefits of helping kids and teens find balance and joy in eating! Get ready to have fun, laugh […]