Emily Shaw, the Wellbeing and Education Consultant at Rose Park Psychology, offers The MindUP Curriculum for children/adolescents aged 11 to 15 years. The program is informed by research in cognitive neuroscience, mindfulness training, social and emotional learning, and positive psychology.
The MindUP Curriculum is suitable as an extension or enrichment program for children who are Gifted and/or Talented, and children who would like to develop their ability to live more mindfully.
This program is:
- Science centric and evidence based
- Grounded in neuroscience, positive psychology, mindful awareness, and social and emotional learning
- An immersive discovery experience along with daily practices
- Promoting of positive behavior —improves learning and scholastic performance while increasing empathy, optimism and compassion
- Brought to life by a teacher in the classroom.
You can find more information on the MindUP website.
You are welcome to download our MindUP flier regarding the course also.
Resources and Support:
All students will be given a USB that contains lesson overviews and support resources, such as links to help students practice the skills that they learn at home in their everyday lives.
About Emily Shaw:
Emily has over eleven years of teaching experience in a wide range of school settings from Morgan Primary School in the South Australian Riverland to St Andrew’s Catholic Primary School in London, United Kingdom. She has been a Years 3-5 Classroom Teacher at a variety of different schools around Adelaide: East Para Primary School (Para Hills), Pedare Christian College (Golden Grove), Seymour College (Glen Osmond) and St Andrew’s School (Walkerville). Emily was also the Middle Primary Coordinator and Teacher of Wellbeing at St Andrew’s School, Walkerville.
She has both a Bachelor and Master in Education, a Bachelor of Psychological Science and is currently completing both her Honours in Psychology and Graduate Diploma in Counselling during 2017. She plans to become a Clinical Psychologist in the future.
For more information about The MindUP Curriculum:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or
Phone: (08) 8333 0940 during office hours to speak to one of our friendly office staff.
The MindUP Curriculum
Ages: 11-15 Years
Time: 60 minutes
School Terms: 2, 3 & 4
(Please register your interest with Rose Park Psychology Admin, and dates will be sent to you)
Group Size: 6-10 children
Number of sessions: 8
*Please note Emily is registered with the NDIS. We suggest you contact an NDIS representative to check if any of the course cost is covered.