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November 6–8, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights
Continuing Education Credits

The Resilient Child: Breath~Body~Mind for Emotional Regulation, Learning, and Well-Being

Richard P. Brown, Patricia Gerbarg, and Joy Bennett
Richard P. Brown

Richard P. Brown, MD, associate professor of psychiatry at Columbia University and graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, gives more than 100 lectures and courses every year. Coauthor of more than 90…
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Patricia Gerbarg

Patricia Gerbarg, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at New York Medical College, is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and the Boston Psychoanalytic Institute. She practices Integrative Psychiatry, combining standard and complementary treatments. Her…
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Joy Bennett

Joy Bennett-Jennings, E-RYT 500, a certified yoga therapist, offers programs and trainings for mood regulation and is the founder of Joyful Breath Yoga Therapy in Providence, Rhode Island. Joy specializes in therapeutic yoga techniques to…
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Program Details

For educators without yoga training, health-care professionals, and yoga teachers.

Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of children? Take home a toolkit of proven practices to create a compassionate environment and relieve behavioral, social, and emotional disorders for children, including at-risk youth. Interweaving experiential sessions with didactic lessons, this program is for everyone seeking innovative ways to improve well-being for youth in grades K–12, as well as children in military families and hospitals, and those affected by mass disasters.

Practice breathing and movement techniques that improve emotional regulation in children under moderate to severe stress, who might have anxiety, depression, or PTSD. This weekend includes

  • Scientific research supporting the methods taught in this multifaceted approach
  • Effective techniques to reduce your own stress
  • Immersion in a rejuvenating environment with dynamic faculty and a community of like-minded professionals.

Note Tuition includes a manual and other materials.

Recommended reading Richard P. Brown and Patricia L. Gerbarg, The Healing Power of the Breath book and CD set; Richard P. Brown and Patricia L. Gerbarg, Non-Drug Treatments for ADHD: New Options for Kids, Adults, and Clinicians.

CE Credits
This program is eligible for
  • 10 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $30 additional charge
  • 10 credits for Social Workers (SW), $30 additional charge
  • 10 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $30 additional charge