Hosting Org: Association for Mental Health & Wellness
Date: September 25, 2020
Time: 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Location: This is a virtual event
Event Link: Social and Emotional Learning: Its Vital Role in School Transition
This workshop will cover a brief history of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) in K-12 schools. The application of SEL in the proactive management of youth mental health during the COVID-19 transition back to school will also be discussed. Evidence-based curricula will be reviewed as well as mindfulness strategies that can be implemented. Participants will engage in a live demonstration of these mindfulness practices.
- Participants will be able to describe the origins of SEL and mindfulness strategies in the K-12 classroom
- Participants will be able to provide a rationale for the use of SEL to enhance learner readiness
- Participants will be able to facilitate three basic mindfulness practices: belly breathing, mindful walking, guided visualization
Christina Steudte, LMHC
Association for Mental Health and Wellness
631-471-7242 ext 1330