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MRBN Quarterly Membership Meeting
January 31 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Please join us for the January 31st
MRBN Membership Meeting!
DATE: Thursday, January 31, 2019
TIME: 8:30am – 12:30pm (no lunch)
LOCATION: Educare, 56 Drummond Avenue, Waterville
** New Meeting Format – light refreshments, not a full lunch, will be served**
8:30-9:00 Arrival, coffee/tea, light refreshment and networking
9:00- 9:30 Welcome, member introductions and announcements
9:30-9:45 MRBN Updates
9:45 – 10:15 PechaKucha Member Spotlights
Joy Osterhout – Principal/Owner, Health and Education Consultants
Joyce Morrisette – Principal/Owner, Reclaiming Wholeness
Michael Sanberg – Board Member, Maine Infant Mental Health Association
10:15 – 10:45 Break & Networking – Light Snacks Offered
10:45 – 12N MRBN Professional Development: ‘Surprising Choices during Conflict’
Peggy Smith of Clarity Services will interactively present current understandings from neuroscience about how to help brains recover from ACEs. Experience the difference between sympathy & empathy (what neuroscience calls Warm Accompaniment). Leave with a practice to strengthen your own resilience and use non-violent communication tools to resolve conflict. Bring the right hemisphere into your daily interactions.
Peggy was a teacher in Maine for 32 years before shifting careers. She is a certified trainer with the International Center for Nonviolent Communication. www.clarityservices.us
12:00-12:30pm- Learning Communities Update