Caverly Morgan Sunday, February 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Optional Workshop F How can we go beyond the basics of mindfulness when working with youth? What if mindfulness was a for-credit discipline in public high schools? We’re finally at a point where the world is ready to see mindfulness become an integrated […]
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Sara Schairer Friday, February 26, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Optional Workshop C After surveying hundreds of elementary school-aged children, Sara has noticed that 100% of children know what bullying is, yet only 10-20% of them know compassion. Instead of merely focusing on anti-bullying, COMPASSION IT challenges schools to consider what it might look like […]
George Mumford Sunday, February 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Optional Workshop E This workshop will build and expand upon my keynote. Together we will continue to explore how the power of mindfulness is the heart of pure performance in sports and in life. In this workshop, you will learn some of the same […]
Mark Bertin Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016 | 2:00 – 5:00 pm Optional Workshop D Far more than a disorder of attention, ADHD is a heritable developmental disorder that affects executive function, a set of cognitive abilities responsible for managing our lives. Living with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is often challenging, increasing stress and reactivity, […]
Sam Himelstein Friday, February 26, 2016 | 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (lunch break 12:00 pm-1:30 pm) Optional Workshop A As the field of mindfulness and youth expands with ongoing publications, in the field youth workers are still left to figure out how to effectively facilitate mindfulness for high-risk youth in a competent and effective way. What […]