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The Adolescent Brain

Supporting Safety, Well-Being, and Resilience

Presenters

  • Christine Triano

Description

A day-long workshop for school administrators, safety personnel, counselors, & others addressing how schools can promote resilience and help students feel safe and connected.

 Topics covered will include:

  1. Describe the changes that occur in the emotional, social, motivational, memory, appraisal, and reward systems in adolescent development
  2. Utilize brain-wise strategies to help students feel safe and connected;
  3. Understand different types of integration that inform healthy social and emotional development;
  4. Be intentional about creating interactions that help how adolescent’s brains are wired and therefore function;
  5. Teach teens about their own brains so they can have additional tools for self-regulation and to make better decisions;
  6. Identify how self-reflection, presence, and making sense of our own experiences can model balance and integration for the youth in our lives;
  7. Provide teens tools to better manage their own struggles so they can be less reactive and more resilient.

**LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED**


Event Notes

For assistance with registration, please contact Anne Morris at amorris@esd113.org.

Clock hours available for a fee.

Location

Capital Region ESD 113
6005 Tyee Dr SW Tumwater WA 98512

Dates

  • Tue, May 28 2019 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Capital Region ESD 113

Registration

Event # 87849

Price
Free
Registered
28 / 45
Registration Ends
Tuesday May 28, 2019 11:59 PM

Registration is now closed.
Professional Hours
Clock Hour Number: OLAC0516
6.00 Clock Hours $23.00
6.00 Attendance Hours