Watch celebrated trainer Nefertiti Bruce Poyner, in this practical and powerful webinar designed to meet you where you are and take you to a place of greater strength, determination and resiliency. Viewers are sure to leave this experience with energy, enthusiasm, and a commitment to make a few positive changes in their lives that will lead to greater happiness and fulfillment. These changes will undoubtedly resonate in the work they do everyday with children and families.
Viewers will learn how:
to measure their own personal social and emotional strengths
to make daily action plans that strengthen their protective factors
their health can either positively or negatively impact children’s health
This recorded workshop will inspire teachers, childcare providers, parents and all those working with children to reflect on how their own health and wellness impacts their ability to provide high-quality care and education.
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Nefertiti Bruce Poyner, M.Ed., is an author, public speaker and provider of professional learning for the Devereux Center for Resilient Children. She began her career as a preschool and kindergarten teacher in Philadelphia, and in her 10 years with Devereux, she has promoted the social-emotional health and resilience of individuals, families and communities, Nefertiti uses humor, personal stories and a spirit of enthusiastic optimism to help others “build their bounce”. She is co-author of the Teacher’s Choice Award Winning resource, Socially Strong, Emotionally Secure: 50 Activities to Promote Resilience in Young Children and Building Your Bounce: Simple Strategies for a Resilient You, designed to help caregivers build their own resilience. In 2010, The Devereux Foundation awarded Nefertiti the 21st Annual Weaver E. Falberg Leadership Promise Fellowship Award, recognizing her leadership abilities and her accomplishments in developing research-based training programs and resources which support the social-emotional health and resilience of children and adults.