Join us as we explore the rugged beauty of the Alaskan coast, while discovering new and exciting mindfulness practices for ourselves and the children we work with. Earn continuing education credits along the way!
Examine and deepen your mindfulness practice while gaining new clinical skills in a fun and relaxed environment. This certificate course on Mindfulness-based interventions for children and teens will explore all elements of mindfulness.
First we will start with mindfulness for you, the professional, in order to maintain presence, manage the stress of your challenging job, and stave off “compassion fatigue.” We will then explore ways to adapt mindfulness for young people. Maximize engagement and minimize resistance through games, play, writing, movement, sports, arts and more.
Join Dr. Christopher Willard, Psy.D. and author, in this fun and engaging week! This certificate course inspires, but more importantly empowers you with the tools to share mindfulness in practical yet engaging ways.
Learn proven practices for ADHD, executive function and impulse control and the skills to soothe trauma and anxiety. We will practice building emotion through mindfulness of music, listening and body awareness exercises. Special attention will also be given to harnessing the power of technology and social media.
But we won’t spend our time just sitting and breathing, we’ll allow plenty of time in this experiential course for mindful movement, walking, stretching, qi-gong, games and more!
With teaching segments on cruising days, you won’t miss the Alaskan adventures. Instead, you will have ample opportunities to practice your newfound skills during your vacation. Enjoy the food, mindfully walk through the wild splendor of Alaska, and contemplate the beauty of the ocean.
Leave excited about your Alaskan adventure, as well as re-energized with a certificate in new skills to bring home to your work! Register now for this amazing opportunity, staterooms sell out quickly.
Earn your CERTIFICATE Today!
- Certificate in Mindfulness Based Interventions for Children and Teens will be awarded at the end of the course.