Professional Development Workshop Series Presents:
Building Psychological Flexibility for Empowered Students and Healthy Learning Communities with the ACT Matrix
Discover the power of the ACT Matrix, a visual representation of Acceptance and Commitment Training (ACT), in fostering psychological flexibility. Developed by Dr. Kevin Polk, this evidence-based approach engages individuals in values-based behaviors, leading to improved mental health and well-being. Join us in this in-service to learn how the ACT Matrix promotes social-emotional learning, empowers students, and cultivates a positive and supportive learning environment. We'll overcome obstacles and work towards common goals of living and learning together.
Phil Tenaglia, a lifelong educator and certified ACT coach, has over 35 years of experience in K-12 education as a teacher, school psychologist, and crisis intervention specialist. He introduced Acceptance and Commitment Training (ACT) to education in 2009 and currently trains individuals, schools, and organizations in the ACT Matrix approach for mental health, social-emotional learning, and workplace wellness. Phil is also a family therapist and author of books on crisis intervention and applying the Matrix to coaching and organizations. Based in Langhorne, PA, he resides with his family.