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Upcoming Events
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Educator Wellness Podcast
October 28, 2023 - September 1, 2024
Educator Wellness Podcast: Season 2
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Watch, listen, and reflect on each of the 8 episodes in Season 2 of the Educator Wellness Podcast to earn 1 free Iowa Licensure Renewal Credit! Episodes will be released monthly starting in October 2023 on YouTube or your favorite podcasting platform. About the Podcast A podcast just for K-12 educators! Prioritize YOUR wellness to […]
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December 12, 2023 - August 1, 2024
LivingWorks Start Online Training
Learning and Training Opportunity
Parents/Caregivers
PreK-12
Claim your free code now! In just 90 minutes online, LivingWorks Start will train you to recognize when someone may be thinking about suicide and how to connect them to help and support. Start is an evidence-based, entry program into suicide alertness, so that everyone can play a role in preventing suicide. Leave this training […]
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February 1, 2024 - August 31, 2024
Self-Care for Self-Preservation (The Educator Edition)
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Professional Development
Take an 8-week journey – made with PreK-12 educators in mind – rooted in well-being and reflection. Each week, we will integrate self-awareness with new strategies to better support your well-being that will transcend into your teaching. During this online learning experience, you will synthesize wellness skills like mindful movement and breath work authentically into […]
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July 18, 2024 - July 19, 2024
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
Workshop
ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. As the world’s leading suicide intervention workshop, LivingWorks’ ASIST program is supported by numerous evaluations including independent and peer-reviewed studies. […]
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July 26, 2024
Nurture Your Well-Being
Workshop
This in-person workshop is designed for PreK-12 educators and youth-serving professionals. This event will start outside at Gibson Square (space across from the Lindquist Center) for about 15 minutes of walking meditation, writing time, and breath work exercises. We will then move indoors to Lindquist for 75 minutes and participate in mindful movement, a progressive […]
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August 1, 2024
Fostering Emotional Intelligence in Secondary Students Through the KCG Framework, Yoga, and Mindfulness
Learning and Training Opportunity
Webinar
This webinar will give participants the who, what, and why of Emotional Intelligence. Then, we will foster that knowledge by diving into the Six Seconds framework of Know, Choose, Give while adding in tools of movement, breath work, and SEL activities relevant to secondary settings. Participants will walk away with practical tools that they can […]
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September 5, 2024
Fostering Emotional Intelligence through KCG Framework, Yoga, and Mindfulness
Webinar
This webinar will give participants the who, what, and why of Emotional Intelligence. Then, we will foster that knowledge by diving into the Six Seconds framework of Know, Choose, Give while adding in tools of movement, breathwork, and SEL activities. Participants will walk away with practical tools that they can use for themselves and in […]
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November 7, 2024
Pecha Kucha “Engage the Innovators”
Higher Education
You’re invited to join the University of Iowa’s very first Mental Health and Well-Being Pecha Kucha. Pecha Kucha, Japanese for chit-chat, is a fast paced, imagery-focused workshop that will elevate the voices of our campus “mental health and well-being innovators.” During these workshops, participants will: The overall focus of these Pecha Kuchas is mind, body and […]