Tue, May 14|
From Chaos to Calm - Held Virtually
Time & Location
May 14, 2024, 5:00 PM – May 16, 2024, 7:30 PM
About the Event
From Chaos to Calm
One Workshop over three meeting dates from
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM:
Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Thursday, May 16, 2024
$25 for Support Staff Personnel (non-licensed)
$45 for NASA Members
$65 for Non-NASA Members
Dr. Anne E. (Annie) Weisman
Director of Well-Being & Integrative Medicine
Associate Professor Medical Education
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Dr. Anne Weisman is the Director of Well-Being & Integrative Medicine with Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV and an Associate Professor of Medical Education. She developed a well-being and integrative medicine curriculum and workshops for the medical students, faculty and residents. Dr. Weisman earned her B.A., M.P.H. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Nevada Las Vegas. She spent 13 years caring for people living with HIV/AIDS, as well as volunteering and working in hospice. Dr. Weisman trained, certified and is also on faculty with the Center for Mind Body Medicine and uses many of these modalities and approaches in her work & throughout the community. She has taught Mind Body Medicine in the coroner’s office, with police, fire, first responders, medical students, residents, high school, elementary school students and throughout the community.
- Describe the definition of mind-body medicine and how it directly impacts teaching and learning and concentration, no matter the profession
- Understand the nervous system
- Explain how mind-body medicine techniques feel in your body
- Discuss opportunities throughout your day to implement these techniques for yourself and those you interact with so that you can be at your best for the students you serve and be your best for a positive climate and culture in your school
Introduction to Mind-Body Medicine
- Soft Belly experiential
- How Mind-Body Medicine works
- Why we use these techniques to bring calming to our bodies
- Expressive Meditation to concentrate on learning
- How do we implement this into our daily lives so that we function and optimal levels for our students, staffs and parents
Closing & thank you
ALL are welcome, including anyone in a non-administrative position! NASA IS NOT A UNION. NASA is Nevada's PreK-12 Professional Development Organization for ALL Nevada Educators!
This workshop counts for salary advancement in Clark, Washoe and most Nevada School Districts!
In CCSD, those in non-administrative licensed positions may count this workshop for license renewal AND ALSO CU accrual - THOSE IN NON-ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS EARN BOTH!
(unlimited CUs in this category for those in non-administrative positions)
In CCSD, administrators and professional-technical administrators may count this workshop for license renewal OR hour accrual toward step-advancement - not both for administrators.
(maximum of 30 hours per year for administrators in this category)!
Washoe County participants will be required to also register for this course in "MyPGS" in order to receive in-service credit toward salary advancement.
- Ticket type
Support Staff - Non-Licensed
This ticket price is for support staff professionals only - that is non-licensed personnel like teacher aides, and non-licensed employees in educational support roles. Employment status will be verified after purchase.Price$25.00
+$0.63 service fee+$0.63 service fee
- Ticket type
This ticket price is for anyone that is a NASA member. ANYONE, including teachers and those in non-administrative positions can become a NASA Member and save on registration rates. It pays to become a NASA Member. Go to: NASANV.org to become a NASA Member immediately and register at the Lower Rate "NASA Member" rate! NASA membership will be verified after purchase.Price$45.00
+$1.13 service fee+$1.13 service fee
- Ticket type
This ticket price is for anyone that is a Non-NASA member and/or any individual that wishes to attend this workshop. ANYONE, including teachers and those in non-administrative positions can become a NASA Member and save on registration rates. It pays to become a NASA Member. Go to: NASANV.org to become a NASA Member immediately and register at the Lower Rate!Price$65.00
+$1.63 service fee+$1.63 service fee