2 Hour Webinar - Building Emotional Resilience during COVID

April 9th, 2021


Presenters: Yudelki Firpo-Perretti, Ph.D., Staff Psychologist, McLean Anxiety Mastery Program and School Consultation Program Instructor in Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital

and Abi Stark, Ph.D, Postdoctoral Fellow, McLean Anxiety Mastery Program (MAMP); McLean School Consultation Service


This webinar will provide skills for building resilience in both staff and students. Participants will develop distress tolerance skills, ways to reduce emotional vulnerability and learn how to find meaning in what we are experiencing Participants will also help  educators walk a middle path with students, in terms of maintaining expectations, while also meeting them where they are at given the circumstances.


Open to nonmembers for a $100. fee


PDP Request Form HERE

CEU Request Form HERE



Membership Information

Most MPY webinars are available to ONLY current employees of member districts and organizations. Public school memberships include police and fire personnel. Former and retired employees, members of committees including but not limited to PTO/PTA, PAC, School Improvement Councils, Health Councils, Drug/Alcohol Councils and school volunteers are not considered MPY members.

PDPs and CEUs
PDPs are offered for all MPY professional development webinars. PDPs are issued for a minimum of 10 hours. Any combination of webinars an individual attends will be used to accumulate PDPs. 
PDPs certificates will be issued at the end of the school year for all MPY webinars an individual attends during this school year. PDPs can only be issued to participants who have attended the webinars and submitted the appropriate paperwork. PDP certificates will be emailed to attendees at the end of the school year.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available for clinical staff from the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the Massachusetts Mental Health Counselors Association, Inc. (MaMHCA). Approval is granted by the NASW and the MaMHCA for each event. Event participants may request CEUs by filling out the request form above. 

Event Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend any MPY event after registering, you must cancel online at least 72 hours prior to event. For assistance email Lauren@mpyinc.org.

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