Learning Opportunity

Learn A New Way to Thrive This School Year

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Webinar will be recorded
Facilitator: Kelly Maxwell
Date:September 14, 2023
Time:4:30 pm to 5:30 pm MTN
No Charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 24-MH-338
Focus: Mental Health and Wellness

Target Audience

Teachers, Educational/Instructional Assistants, Administrators

About this Learning Opportunity

Discover the transformative world of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (or DBT) skills in this session led by Kelly Maxwell. Drawing from her experiences as a teacher and her personal journey, Kelly reveals the untapped potential of DBT in enhancing every aspect of your life. Join us as we delve into the depths of this powerful approach, which has been shaping lives for decades. Get ready to be introduced to the wonders of DBT and its practical application for personal and professional growth. Leave this session with a toolkit of skills you can implement immediately. 

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

Kelly Maxwell

Kelly has a Bachelor and Masters of Education from the University of Alberta and has been an elementary school teacher for 32 years. She has also completed training in the teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy or DBT Skills.

Kelly is passionate about sharing emotional skills with educators because of how they transformed her own... Read more »