Emotional Poverty Part 2 Workshop
Starting 11/30/2023 at 9:00 AM and ending on 11/30/2023 at 3:00 PM
Event Groups:
• ESC of Western Reserve - Lake County ESC Events
• ESC of Western Reserve - Professional Development
• ESC of Western Reserve - Professional Learning Communities
• ESC of Western Reserve - Curriculum Directors
• ESC of Western Reserve - ESC of the Western Reserve

Based on the work of Dr. Ruby Payne and her book called "Emotional Poverty", join us for Part 2 to cover the following goals.  


  • Provide educators tools to read the emotional body language of students

  • Provide strategies for regulation of behavior from the prefrontal cortex

  • Identify key issues in the brain development of adolescents

  • Understand the hippocampus and its creation of stories that guide behavior and identity

  • Learn strategies to reduce adult stress and compassion fatigue

  • Use a brain-based approach to the emotional realities of parents and parenting

We recommend that each participant purchase their own copy of the book, here is the link to purchase a copy. Participants should have attended the Intro to Emotional Poverty Workshop before registering for Part 2. 
Emotional Poverty volume 2

Presenters: Lonny Rivera, North Point ESC

Audience: K-12 Teachers, School Counselors, Social Workers, Building and/or District level Administrators.

When: November 30, 2023

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Registration will begin at 8:30 AM)

Location: ESC of the Western Reserve- Auburn Technology Learning Center, Room 106

8221 Auburn Road, Painesville, OH 44077

This workshop is free for all staff from ESCWR's member districts. The cost for non-member districts is $25 per person

Lunch will be on your own and a certificate of participation will be issued to you for 6 contact hours.

Auburn TLC, Room 106