Presence, Power, Impact

We are currently registering Presence, Power, Impact for Fall 2019 participants.  Register Now!

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.

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 
  • cultivating greater personal resilience

Registration Fees


CREATE Educators

Full scholarships provided

Non-CREATE Educators


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

Registration is open for Fall of 2019!


  • Thursday, October 24th

  • Friday, October 25th

  • Saturday, October 26th

  • Sunday, October 27th


  • 9am to 4pm each day



  • 37 Hutchinson St, NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

Emory University Certified CBCT Instructors

Rosalynne Duff

Rosalynne Duff

Equity Coordinator

CREATE Teacher Residency

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Ayodele Harrison

Assistant Director

CREATE Teacher Residency

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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.