2020 Mindfulness Conference
Strengthening School Communities
Saturday, June 20, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Bringing together educators, administrators, parents, and community leaders to collaborate on how to best incorporate the practice of mindfulness for greater well-being.
Conference Registration Opens March 1, 2020
Early Bird Registration: $125/person
Mar 1-31, 2020
Standard Registration: $150/person
Apr 1-Jun 1, 2020
$25 CEU Processing Fee (optional)
Rocky Hill Country Day School
530 Ives Road
East Greenwich, RI 02818
Brought to you by:
RI Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education
Joining Us Again
Christopher Willard, PsyD
Psychologist, Speaker/Trainer, and Author
Dr. Chris Willard is a psychologist and educational consultant based in Boston specializing in mindfulness. He has been practicing meditation for 20 years, and has led hundreds of workshops around the world, with invitations to more than two dozen countries. He currently serves on the board of directors at the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy, and is the president of the Mindfulness in Education Network. He has presented at TEDx conferences and his thoughts have appeared in the New York Times, The Washington Post, mindful.org, and elsewhere. He is the author of Child’s Mind (2010) Growing Up Mindful (2016) Raising Resilience (2017) and eight other books for parents, professionals and children, along with six sets of cards and therapeutic games, available in more than ten languages. He teaches at Harvard Medical School. On the personal side, he enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, reading and writing, and being a father.
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