Present Teacher Present StudentTM
Present Teacher ∞ Present StudentTM is a synergistic professional development training program. This transformation opportunity combines the philosophies, practices, and strategies of both Move Mindfully® and Present Well-Being® into one complete program supporting the physical, mental, and emotional well-being for teachers and students.
Our curriculum draws upon the following research-based practices that support educators in developing and practicing mental and emotional resilience:
Teachers engage a 6 hour,
full day immersion experience.
In this highly experiential and interactive session, educators will:
Explore the impact of trauma/stress on the nervous system and how to utilize mind-body practices to regain a sense of safety, stability, and connection
Explore the 3 stages and manifestations of teacher and student burnout
Experience and practice how to stave off the onset of burnout through the 4 elements of the Teacher Infinite Well-Being Model™
Connect with core values, passions, and purpose as a teacher
Develop practical mindfulness-based strategies to stoke empathy, compassion, and unconditional positive regard for one’s self and students
Develop practical research-based interventions to assist students with self-regulation, focus, de-escalation, community connection and overall well-being
Resources teachers will take away to integrate into their classroom settings:
Mindfulness and movement tools to work with students
Teacher emotional and mental well-being practices
Links to online resources and readings about mental and emotional well-being for teachers and students, positive impact of mindfulness in the school setting, and teacher self-care
Move Mindfully® and Present Well-Being® offer training, professional development, and consultation to students, therapists, educators, treatment staff, and other related service providers on how to integrate mindfulness practices, yoga-based movement and social/emotional skills into classrooms, homes, and therapeutic settings.
is an innovative, research-based teacher mental and emotional well-being curriculum that draws on mindfulness, SEL theory, neuroscience, and teacher transformation theory to create a practical path to stoke educator mental health, emotional resilience, and authentic presence.
Move Mindfully® inspires, trains, and supports youth, adults, and families as they navigate life’s challenges and opportunities. We offer workshops, residencies, youth/adult sessions and family events in educational and crisis mental health environments.