Session Track

Early Childhood Services

Experience Level


Session Time

June 16

This session will share promising research in using mindfulness and compassion practices in early childhood settings, such as in home visiting and early care and education. Participants will engage in some mindfulness practices and learn about Nebraska Extension's Cultivating Healthy Intentional Mindful Educators (CHIME) program. The CHIME program engages participants in using mindfulness and compassion practices to enhance workplace well-being and teaches mindfulness practices to use with young children.

Learning Objectives

Learn about promising mindfulness practices and programs being used in the workplace
Describe how different mindfulness practices are being used to support early childhood professionals
Practice and discuss ways to use mindfulness and compassion as an early childhood professional
Learn about the CHIME program

Intended Audience

Early Care Professionals, Education Professionals, Home Visitors

11:05am to 12:15pm