Educator Support

Professional Development + SEL Certification + Webinar Workshops & More

Whether you are an administrator, teacher, paraprofessional, or teaching assistants, you may be wondering what skills will be needed in your school post-pandemic for Recovery and Return. Or, how can your school be responsive now to the SEL needs of all students via e-learning?

We are here to help! Not only is this an opportunity to explore trauma-informed practices, mindfulness, and well-being, it is also a window to build a supportive community to combat the loneliness of isolation and increased screen time.

Professional Development

Our highly-trained team of SEL Specialists work to provide a customized professional development experience that empowers teachers to use SEL in the classroom to help students learn self-awareness and self-regulation skills. We offer PD on specific topics, as well as whole-year PD for all school stakeholders on implementing a personalized, trauma-informed SEL approach in your school. Reach out to to schedule our team to bring high-quality SEL PD to your school!

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SEL Certification Program

June 2021

Whether you’re an administrator, teacher, paraprofessional, or teaching assistant, you may be wondering what skills will be needed in your school post-pandemic. Or, how can your school be responsive now to the SEL needs of all students via remote and hybrid learning models that may continue into the 2021-22 school year?

We Are Here to Help! 

Mindful Practices’ SEL Certification Program is a 20-hour online course and provides ample time and space for educators to explore SEL competencies, learn effective implementation strategies and also brainstorm action plans to bring to their school communities to help manage stress/anxiety for staff and students as we all continually navigate change and uncertainty.


  • Dates: June 7-18, 2021
  •  Time: 2:30-4:30 pm CST
  • Location: Online (can be viewed “live” or recorded)
  • Cost: $350/person
  • 20 credit hours available upon request

Webinar Workshops

Our webinars are perfect for schools, administrators, or educators who want to learn more about specific SEL topics from the comfort of your own space. These easy-to-access programs are available remotely any time, and can be finished at the participant’s leisure, generally in under an hour.

If you are a school looking for a more differentiated approach to professional development and learning, our webinars are a great option for staff to broaden their skill set or hone in on a specific growth area.

SEL Webinar
  • Teacher Self-Care
  • Trauma-Informed Practices
  • Positive Behavior Intervention Systems (PBIS) Programming
  • Behavioral Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS)
  • Mindfulness in Education
  • SEL Classrooms: Setting Up Your SEL Space
  • SEL in Advisory Blocks
  • Creating a School SEL Team
  • Integrating Academic Content and SEL
  • School-Wide Behavior Systems
  • Classroom Systems and Transitions
  • SEL Grant Writing and School Funding
  • Critical Conversations and Adult Mediation
  • Town Hall Webinars on Pressing Issues/Topics in Education (COVID-19 recovery and return, race and equity, trauma)

Conferences & Keynotes

In need of a conference keynote on SEL, yoga or mindfulness?

With more than 20 years of experience in education, professional development and SEL services, Carla Tantillo Philibert knows how to empower and excite school stakeholders on the importance and benefits of including SEL and movement in the classroom.

  • 2020-21 ASU GSV Cup – Presenter
  • 2021 OSIRIS Educational – World Education Summit – Presenter
  • 2020-21 CEC – Council for Exceptional Children
  • 2020 ILASCD 40th Annual Pre-K and Kindergarten Conference – Presenter
  • 2020 Innovating for Equity Summit – Keynote
  • 2020-21 DLAC- Digital Learning Annual Conference – Presenter
  • Educating Mindfully Conference – Presenter
  • ILASCD Pre-K & Kindergarten Conference – Presenter
  • NYU/Columbia Co-Sponsored Conference on “Self, Self-Care & Schools” – Keynote
  • CPSEL – National Social and Emotional Learning Conference 2020 – Presenter
  • NASSP National Principals Conference 2020 –  Presenter

Stay In Touch

We’d love to keep you up-to-date on the latest SEL and well-being best practices and continue to build community together.


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