WEBINAR | The New Normal: Preparing Ourselves & Our Children for Back to School

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Friday, June 5, 2020 - 7:30am
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The Dalai Lama Center is excited to launch the first Heart-Mind Live webinar on supporting parents and children as they return to school.

About this Event

Join local experts in child and youth mental health, social-emotional learning, and evidence-informed parenting in this one-time-only, free webinar!
Back to school isn’t easy in the best of times. As we carve out a new normal in the classroom in the midst of COVID-19, our kids need our social-emotional support more than ever. The Dalai Lama Center is here to help, with a new, special-event webinar on nurturing our children (and ourselves) through the back-to-school transition.
This free webinar is designed for parents and caregivers to learn evidence-informed, practical ways to cope with uncertainty and anxiety in order to guide their children through this challenging transitional time.
Kareen Hudson will moderate a discussion and Q&A with featured panelists: Dr. Dzung Vo, Angela Low, and Holly Vivier.
  • Dr. Dzung Vo, MD, FAAP: Founding Director, BC Children’s Centre for Mindfulness; Head, Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Dept. of Pediatrics.
  • Angela Low, PHD (Candidate): Expert in emotional intelligence and child development; currently completing doctoral studies in the Faculty of Education at UBC on emotional resilience in families.
  • Holly Vivier, BSC, BED: District Resource Teacher Social Emotional Learning (SEL), at the Vancouver School Board; MA Candidate at SFU focusing on SEL with an Indigenous lens.
  • Kareen Hudson, MSW, RSW: Program Director, Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education.

Learn more and register for this webinar!


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