WHOLE-SCHOOL MINDFULNESS PROGRAMMING, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT, & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
ARE YOU a middle or high school teacher, school leader, or parent who believes each person - child, parent, educator, school leader - has the right to develop the skills and tools necessary to to skillfully and compassionately navigate their inner world, relationships, and environment?
Bring in ALISON to make this vision a reality at your school. ALISON is available for whole-school mindfulness programming for students and teachers that utilizes the mindful schools curriculum, professional development for educators and school staff, and speeches or facilitated conversations about the benefits of mindfulness in schools.
In addition to the school-wide mindfulness program Alison ran at Williamsburg Prep High School in Brooklyn, Alison has taught mindfulness in a variety of educational and social service settings. A few examples include:
~The CollegeBound Initiative,ny,ny (mindfulness training for NYC college counselors)
~The Jamaica Youth Justice Coalition, queens, ny (mindfulness training for social workers and juvenile justice professionals who work with court-involved youth)
~The Avodah Fellowship, ny, ny (mindfulness training for social service professionals working in antipoverty organizations throughout NYC)
~Manhattan Prep, ny,ny (mindfulness training for teachers)
INTRODUCTORY MINDFULNESS COURSES FOR EDUCATORS & MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS WHO WORK WITH YOUTH
AS ACCLAIMED MINDFULNESS TEACHER DR. SAKI SANTORELLI EXPLAINS, "SIDE BY SIDE WITH THE ACQUIRED KNOWLEDGE OF OUR CHOSEN FIELD WE ARE SIMULTANEOUSLY CALLED ON TO MAKE AN ACTIVE, ONGOING EFFORT TO WORK WITH OURSELVES INWARDLY IF WE ARE TO ENGAGE IN THE FULL PRACTICE OF OUR PROFESSION." mindful awareness of educators and youth mental health professionals is essential to their own wellbeing and burnout prevention; it also directly affects their ability to effectively and compassionately serve the youth with whom they work.
PLEASE SEE THE "CLASSES" TAB FOR INFORMATION ABOUT CURRENT COURSE OFFERINGS. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN WORKING WITH ALISON TO ORGANIZE A COURSE TO BE OFFERED AT YOUR SCHOOL OR WORKPLACE, PLEASE CONTACT ALISON.
Please contact Alison for pricing information.
References available upon request