12 hours (2 days) Prerequisite : Completion of the Peaceful Kids training In this 2 day training course, participants deepen their personal Mindfulness practice and theory as well as learning more mindfulness meditations, mindfulness activities and wellbeing strategies for children. This is both a personal and professional development course.
Training content includes
Development of personal practice through Mindfulness sessions
Mindful sensory activities for children
More classroom Mindfulness exercises and strategies
Managing thoughts and distractions in meditation practice
Unpacking personal expectations and experiences of Mindfulness
Understanding the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous system and the role of mindfulness in relaxing the body and mind
Developing habit forming cues
Resilience and strong emotions
Managing strong emotions and developing strategies to mindfully approach emotions
Mindful movement activities for children
Mindful movements for exploring the body
Exploring the attitudes of mindfulness in personal lives
Supporting children with anxiety
Embodying equanimity and mindfulness to lead children by example
Exploring stress and emotions in the body
Mindfulness and the body - Listening to the body and responding to stress mindfully
You will receive
•'Peaceful Classrooms' Facilitator Training manual with 52 meditations and Mindfulness lessons and activities for children •Lifetime access to a full set of electronic resources to fully implement the program •Classroom resources •PDF Positive Trait Cards & Meditation Cards •Ongoing electronic resource updates •Ongoing support and advice when needed •Certificate of a 2 day professional training program approved by the Australian Counselling Association
Cost Early Bird $620 plus GST Standard Rate $695 plus GST
Certificate in Mindfulness and Wellbeing For Children
The Advanced Peaceful Kids Training can be completed as a stand alone professional development course or can be completed as a part of the ‘Certificate in Mindfulness and Wellbeing For Children’ – the first of its kind in Australia, offered by ‘Wellbeing For Kids’.
The certificate program has 4 modules that can be completed at your own pace. The training incorporates the ‘Peaceful Kids’ and ‘Peaceful Parents’ training which are held across many states in Australia.