NEW Institute in February!
The Bully Brain:
Understanding Bullying Behavior
February 7th & 8th, 4:30-7:30pm
NYC, Times Square AreaFeb 7-8, 2019 Institute flier (1)
Day 1-February 7th
This didactic and interactive workshop will review the four major types of bullying and the basic neuroscience behind bullying manifestations. Through this lens, participants will learn prevention techniques and tools to spot intimidation tactics before they escalate.
- Participants will review the four major types of bullying.
- Participants will be able to describe the basic function of the limbic system and the prefrontal cortex in relation to bullying manifestations.
- Participants will categorize examples of bullying from hypothetical and personal experiences in order to recognize and understand impact
Day 2-February 8th
This interactive workshop will build on the previous day’s learning with a focus on intervention practices for various levels of social aggression. Participants will understand the three roles present in bullying situations and ways adults can guide conversation and conversion of these roles for healthier student relationships and environments.
- Participants will list the core roles (3) in bullying situations.
- Participants will distinguish aggressive behaviors and the potential underlying causes of behavioral manifestations.
- Participants will dramatize interactions with children and adolescents in order to practice intervention and prevention skills.
$175, professionals (6 CE hours)
$145, full time students, SAG, AEA, NYC AIE Roundtable members
For questions, contact: Darci.Burch@enact.org
ENACT, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists. #CAT-0038, and as an approved Sponsor of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education, #3415, pursuant to Section 80-6 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education.