Mindful Kids Miami’s Mindfulness Training for Educators program was developed after extensive study, practice and experience. This two-phase program offers training to teachers in both public and private schools, from pre-K through the 12th grade. Discounted rates apply for Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) Educators plus receive Master Plan Points. Since inception, Mindful Kids Miami has taught our mindfulness programs to over 500 educators within Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS).

4-day Mindfulness Immersion in December

Mindfulness Immersion (MI) is a 4-day, 28-hour psycho-educational group intervention based on the curriculum of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program, with modifications designed to activate stress-reducing internal mechanisms, cultivate compassion for oneself and others, and increase effectiveness in interpersonal communications.

Wednesday- Saturday, December 26 – 29
9am – 4:00pm

Riviera Presbyterian Church
5275 Sunset Drive
The Sanctuary
Miami, FL 33143

MDCPS Educators $100
Event Fee $450

8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

M-DCPS Educators Fee $100, 27 Master Plan Points and CEU’s Available!

MBSR program is an evidence-based, experiential approach to reduces stress and anxiety and increase focus awareness, balance, peace of mind and provides tools for living with present moment joy and health.

MBSR Fee: $400

  MBSR classes meet once a week for 8 weeks plus an All-day retreat 

*First and last class will begin a half-hour earlier than times listed below:

 Wednesdays (Homestead)

January 23rd – March 13th

3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Instructor: Martha Holmes


 Saturdays (North Miami)

January 19th – March 9th

10:00 a.m.* – 12:30 p.m.

Instructor: Adriana Zarate


 Wednesdays (South Miami)

January 23rd – March 13th

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Instructor: TBD


 Saturdays (South Miami)

January 26th – March 16th

10:00 a.m.* – 12:30 p.m.

Instructor: Dorlie Banbanaste


8-week Mindful Teachers’ Training Program (MTTP)

M-DCPS Educators Fee $100 and earn 20 Master Plan Points!

MTTP is an experiential program for adults who would like to bring mindfulness games, activities and focus-awareness practices to the youth they serve from Pre-K through 12th grade.
*MBSR or MI is a required pre-requisite.

MTTP Fee: $400

MTTP class meets once a week for 8 weeks

 Thursdays (South Miami)

January 10th – February 28th

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Instructor: Valerie DeWitt


 Saturdays (North Miami)

January 12th – March 2nd

10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Instructor: Silvia Cardenas


Mindful Parenting Workshop

The intention of this workshop is to invite parents and caregivers to develop a mindfulness practice for themselves, first. Strengthening our own innate qualities of awareness and compassion is fundamental to providing the most precious gift we can give our children, our full presence, moment to moment.

Saturday, November 3rd
2pm – 3:30pm

Mindful Kids Miami
5275 Sunset Drive
2nd floor, #19
Miami, FL 33143

Love Donation $20

8-week Mindful Self-Compassion Program (MSC)

This program is an adventure in self-discovery, self-kindness, and a common sense of humanity.  The research-based curriculum is designed to cultivate the skills of self-compassion and to teach core principles and practices that enable participants to respond to difficult emotions and pain with a kind perspective and understanding.  Self-compassion provides emotional strength and resilience, allowing us to admit our shortcomings, forgive ourselves, motivate ourselves, care for others, and be fully human.

Taught by Patricia Isis 

M-DCPS Educators Fee $100 and earn Master Plan Points!

MSC Fee: $500

MSC class meets once a week on Mondays 6:30-9pm for 8 weeks

Starting January 14th, 2019  

Orientation: January 7th, 2019 

Register Here