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Take a look at the work of Center for Resilience in the classroom.

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We offer a 4-hour, CELP-certified PD workshop: "Intro to Mindfulness & Yoga in the Classroom"

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“We saw that students were less frustrated with difficult tasks and were able to use de-escalation techniques resulting in fewer discipline referrals.”


“Certainly I’ve never felt better able to deal with life’s ups and downs easier and don’t let things drive my stress level.”


“I think this improves our ability to be productive and focused at work. There’s also obvious health benefits. This was a very nice way for the company to enhance our skill sets and care for its employees.”

602, 2018

Kris Bradner

Seeking center in the business world By: Vanessa Weiner and Jennifer Jordan   Kris Bradner is no stranger to seeking balance in her busy life. As an entrepreneur, Kris has worked with her team to keep the company culture healthy and run the business efficiently. These are no small tasks, especially when combined with her other priorities:  rearing her children, pursuing passions, making time to exercise, and trying to squeeze in a date [...]

2301, 2018

Jim Scanlan

“You can thrive after adversity.” By: Jennifer Jordan Jim, a successful financial planner who raised his family in North Kingstown, grew up in Quincy, Mass. and attended Boston College High School, a Catholic all-boys school, in the 1970s. There, like so many students, Jim was sexually abused by a priest he and his family trusted. Jim never spoke publicly about [...]


Center for Resilience seeks to empower people to empower themselves through the practice of mindfulness which fosters success in the classroom, community and workplace. Our trained staff, tailored curriculum, interactive workshops, and online resources help children and adults manage stress, overcome obstacles, cultivate compassion and thrive through adversity – outcomes that benefit both the individual and society as a whole.



Our vision is one of resilience. We work in partnership to create a self-sustaining culture of fortitude in school, career, and life. We envision communities where all people live lives of strength, purpose and compassion. We inspire success one moment at a time.


...that growth and learning take place when people of all ages are connected, confident and focused.

...that mindfulness empowers us to handle adversity, manage emotions, and resolve conflicts in a proactive and deliberate way.

...that resilience is essential for thriving in school, career, and community.