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Presence, Power, Impact

 Register Now! for  Presence, Power, Impact (Spring 2020) .

Presence, Power and Impact is a 4-day interactive institute during which participants will explore how practices of compassion and discernment enhance their presence, power and impact. The Presence, Power, Impact institute engages the research-based practices of Emory University’s CBCT® (Cognitively-Based Compassion Training) course.

CREATE Educators will receive a $200 stipend for for full participation.

Within a community of CREATE of educators, you will learn to:

  • strengthening self-awareness, particularly in challenging moments 
  • understanding and engaging compassion for self and for others in our classrooms, schools, and communities 
  • meditating and engaging related contemplative practices
  • cultivating greater personal resilience

Registration Fees


CREATE Educators

Full scholarships provided

CREATE Educators will receive a $200 stipend for full participation.

Non-CREATE Educators


(P-16, non-profit leaders and community advocates)

Registration is open for January 2020!

NEW  Dates:

  • Thursday, January 16th

  • Saturday, January 25th

  • Friday, January 31 st

  • Saturday, February 1st


  • 9am to 4pm each day



  • TBD

Emory University Certified CBCT Instructors

Staff - RosalynneDuff

Rosalynne Duff

Equity Coordinator

CREATE Teacher Residency

Staff - AyodeleHarrison

Ayodele Harrison

Assistant Director

CREATE Teacher Residency


Elizabeth Hearn


CREATE Teacher Residency

Maya Jenkins Instructional Mentor

Maya Jenkins

Instructional Mentor

CREATE Teacher Residency

This work is done in partnership with Emory University's Center for Contemplative Science and Compassion-Based Ethics, whose mission is to promote human flourishing by developing educational programs, facilitating dialogue, and engaging in research.