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  • Resiliency Center Now Offering Play Therapy For Ages 3-12

    The Resiliency Center of Newtown (RCN) has begun providing play therapy for children, in addition to art and music therapies which are currently offered.

    RCN has designated a space to be the “playroom” for play therapy, and toys and other appropriate materials have been acquired. 

  • MNRI Specialists Returning Next Week For Three Days

    MNRI® (Masgutova Neuro-Sensory-Motor Reflex Integration) is gentle, specific and effective therapy to restore and empower. The MNRI® PTS/PTSD Program offers the “missing link” to release stress and post-traumatic reactions.

    According to Shannon Desilets, PT, MNRI Core Specialist, “Negative stress and trauma automatically trigger reflexive protective responses of the brain. Stress can be anchored and become a chronic pathway in order to continue to live.

  • Four-Week EFT/Tapping Workshop To Begin At Resiliency Center

    (Monday, October 27, 2014: This article has been updated to reflect a slight change in the name of the workshop series.)

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    EFT/Tapping is stress and trauma relief technique that is an easy to learn, child-friendly tool that provides healing, comfort and resiliency through stressful events of life. Parenting is filled with emotionally intense moments, and EFT can help adults approach these moments with balance and confidence.

  • Resiliency Center Events To Include Anniversary Celebration

    The Resiliency Center of Newtown (RCN) will celebrate its first anniversary on September 23.

  • RCN To Host Free LinkedIn Workshop, September 19

    UPDATE (Wednesday, September 18): This article has been updated to reflect the correct start time for the LinkedIn workshop

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    The Resiliency Center of Newtown (RCN) will host a free LinkedIn workshop in conjunction with Nutmeg Healthcare Recruiters on Friday, September 19. The workshop will run from 10 am until 2 pm at RCN.

  • ‘Essentials First’ At RCN, Thursday

    The Resiliency Center of Newtown (RCN) announces “Essentials First,” a workshop on essential oils and their effects on emotional and physical health, to take place Thursday, September 4, from 1 to 2:30 pm.

    Kristen Van Wey will present the program, which will share the therapeutic values of essential oils and supplements. Attendees will learn how to cleanse, support, and heal from the inside out. The program will have a focus on supporting emotional health and PTSD through the use of essential oils.

  • Multiple Organizations To Present ‘A Day Of Shared Experience’

    Six community organizations have come together to present “A Day of Shared Experience,” Saturday, May 31, from 9:15 am to 2:30 pm, at Walnut Hill Community Church, 156 Walnut Hill Road in Bethel.

  • Workshop For Kids & Parents, Yoga For Adults At Resiliency Center

    There was such a tremendous response to her last visit, Suzanne Rossini is returning to The Resiliency Center (RCN) this week.

    Ms Rossini will offer a workshop on Friday, May 9, at 4:15 pm.

    EFT stands for Emotional Freedom Technique but is commonly referred to as Tapping.

    Tapping is a self-soothing tool for children to help gain control over their thoughts, feelings and behaviors.

  • Start Time Changed For Storytelling Event At Resiliency Center

    The Resiliency Center of Newtown will offer a children’s storytelling event with Joan Almon on Thursday, March 27. The program will begin at 3:15 and is recommended for children ages 5 and up. It had originally been announced with a 4:15 start time.

    Stephanie Cinque, founder and director of the center, announced the change on Friday, March 21. The decision to start the program early was made in part due to an early dismissal of Newtown’s public schools, she said. 

  • Workshops, Class Preview At Resiliency Center

    UPDATE: Please note this article has been corrected to reflect the correct start time of the March 18 Positive Discipline introductory class.

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    The Resiliency Center of Newtown has added two events to its schedule, both coming up within the next week. A new series of classes will also begin within the week.