Monday , May 20 2019

Daniela Falecki

Daniela Falecki
Daniela Falecki is known as the "keep-it-real" teacher who specialises in Positive Psychology. Her passionate, practical approach makes her a sought-after speaker, sharing stories from her 20 years’ experience in schools.  Her insights are realistic, evidence based and most importantly based on experience. Daniela also lectures at Western Sydney University, is a Senior Associate for Dr Suzy Green and the Positivity Institute, and is the developer of many Nationally accredited mentoring and coaching programs for teachers.  Daniela has been the NSW Manager for the Outdoor Education Group, program developer for International College of Wellness Coaches and is a member of the ICF (International Coaching Federation). She has completed a Masters in Education (Leadership), a Bachelor of Education (Physical & Health Education), a Diploma in Rudolf Steiner Education, a Life Coaching Certificate (Life Coaching Academy) is a Master Neuro Linguistic Programming practitioner and was voted Lecturer of the Year 2014 at Western Sydney University.

Using PERMA pillars to support teachers

Positive emotion, Engagement, Relationships, Meaning and Accomplishment. Martin Seligman, often considered the father of positive psychology wanted to bridge the hedonic/eudaimonic divide by identifying wellbeing as a construct that was not limited to life satisfaction alone but as several contributing factors, which formed this mnemonic PERMA.

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