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BCPS in Partnership with the Center for Mind-Body Medicine Announces Launch of Workshop Series

Monday, May 14, 2018
Community Resilience: Tools for Moving Through and Beyond Trauma
Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, Elected Officials, Community Members and District Staff
On Monday, May 14, 2018, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) and the Center for Mind-Body Medicine, will announce its partnership to launch a four-day series of workshops for students, families, District staff and community members titled, Community Resilience: Tools for Moving Through and Beyond Trauma.
Monday, May 14, 2018
10 – 11 a.m.         
Media will have a brief window for questions following the Superintendent’s opening remarks. 


Kathleen C. Wright Administration Center, School Boardroom
600 SE Third Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
As the long and emotional recovery process continues following the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the Community Resilience: Tools for Moving Through and Beyond Trauma workshops series serves to provide participants with self-care tools for handling stress, pain, trauma, emotional and physical health, social functioning and overall well-being. Learn more and register for the workshops at cmbm.org/broward. This workshop series is supported by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
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