Bringing MSC to Healthcare Settings: Teacher Training Now Available Online
We are excited to announce the Teacher Training for the MSC 6-week adaptation for healthcare professionals:
Self-Compassion for Healthcare Communities: An Adaptation of Mindful Self-Compassion
The Self-Compassion for Healthcare Communities (SCHC) program is the 6-week MSC adaptation Kristin Neff has been researching for the last three years which shows a 32% decrease in stress, 31% decrease in anxiety, and a 28% decrease in depression in healthcare professionals. There has been considerable interest in the release of this program to MSC teachers working with healthcare professionals and we thank you for your patience! The curriculum has been enhanced to include culture specific considerations for teachers and is now available to our community.
This teacher training will be offered to Trained Teachers of MSC online over three 2-hour sessions:
Session 1: Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, 7-9 AM PST
Session 2: Saturday, March 7, 2020, 7-9 AM PST
Session 3: Saturday, March 14, 2020, 7-9 AM PST
All sessions will be delivered live online so that this will be an interactive learning experience consisting of:
Session 1: A review of the culture of healthcare, unique stressors, and language, and how these affect the elements of connection, attunement, and flexibility with your participants while teaching MSC concepts and practices.
Session 2: Deep dive into the evidence based six-1 hour sessions adapted curriculum exploring nuances, pitfalls, additional healthcare metaphors and language for practices. We will explore potential adaptations for healthcare communities.
Session 3: We will discuss marketing to healthcare institutions, messaging, recruitment and maintenance of groups.
Completion of this teacher training will allow you to be a Trained Teacher of the Inner Resiliency Training for Healthcare Communities MSC adaptation and give you the preparation, updated curriculum, curriculum enhancement and handouts to be able to teach to healthcare groups.
We look forward to having you join this movement bringing Mindful Self-Compassion to healthcare professionals!