Professional Learning Institute

Thursday, July 25, 2019 – 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The Professional Learning Institute will feature a full day of Conscious Discipline® Training held on Thursday, July 25, 2019. Participants will rotate through sessions presented by three Master Instructors from Dr. Becky Bailey’s Conscious Discipline® – Jill Molli, Lety Valero and Vicky Hepler. The PLI is a full-day pre-conference option and participants will receive 6 hours of CPE credit for attending.

Registered participants will rotate through the morning sessions (8:00 am – 12:15 pm) and the afternoon sessions (2:00 pm – 4:00 pm). Complimentary Luncheon (12:15 pm – 1:45 pm) will be served, and 6 hours CPE credit will be offered for this exclusive event.  Additional fee required.

PLI presenters and sessions for Splash 2019 include:

Session Title: Connecting with Co-workers: Stop Gossiping and Start Communicating!

Children learn how to build strong, positive relationships with others by observing the adult relationships around them. It is essential for adults who work with children to model positive problem-solving skills. Join this Conscious Discipline® session to learn how to cultivate a caring community among your co-workers and avoid the pitfalls of gossip. Participants will learn specific strategies for communicating assertively with co-workers.

Presented by: Jill Molli, Conscious Discipline® Master Instructor

Session Title: Building Relationships: Healing Trauma Starts in the Heart

Healing trauma and transforming behavior for permanent change is possible, even with the most challenging children. Join this Conscious Discipline® session to learn how to foster willingness through relationship building. You will learn how to teach the skills needed for interacting with others so you can be successful at transforming challenging behavior.

Presented by: Vicky Hepler, Conscious Discipline® Master Instructor

PLI Session: Self-Regulation: The Key to Shifting from Chaos to Calm

Research tells us that self-regulation is the prerequisite skill needed to create safe, effective learning environments. Join this Conscious Discipline® session to gain a better understanding of self-regulation and why it is an essential life skill. Learn effective strategies that will improve your own ability to self-regulate by practicing the Power of Perception and the Skill of Composure.

Presented by: Lety Valero, Conscious Discipline® Master Instructor