Help your children and teens reduce anxiety and stress
If you and your children are struggling with the challenges of life, Connected Kids, is here to guide you with mindful steps so that there’s more calm and less chaos.
We can take you from your initial curiosity about meditation to becoming confident in teaching mindful skills that will help young people reduce anxiety and feel happier.
Support young people with mindful skills
For two decades, Connected Kids has been at the forefront of helping adults effectively teach mindful and meditation skills to children.
Our extensive experience and proven methods have empowered countless parents, carers, and professionals around the world to make a powerful impact on the wellbeing of children and teens.
Our approach is child-centered so we can help young people of all ages and abilities – including those with autism, SEN, ADHD, and trauma.
Learn with someone you can trust
It’s important that you choose the right program for you and your children.
Connected Kids is proud to be an *accredited and globally recognised program which demonstrates the quality and effectiveness of our training, empowering you to choose with confidence.
The programme founder, Lorraine E Murray, is the CEO and published author of books about teaching meditation.
The Connected Kids Programme offers you:
Frequently Asked Questions
The foundation level is for beginners - it assumes that you have little or no experience of meditation or teaching it to kids or teens. At this level you learn to teach children on a personal basis (family/friends).
The professional course is designed to train you as a certified meditation teacher for kids and teens - including those with more complex needs (*autism, SEN, adhd or trauma). The foundation stage is added as a free bonus as it can help our trainee meditation teachers with their practice.
*If you have a child with complex needs or trauma we offer an overview of this in our foundation course but it is explored in depth in our professional training.
This depends on which stage of the course you choose...
Our online courses give you lifetime access to the self study modules. We believe you should feel part of a supportive community and you'll be invited to join us with fellow members who (foundation and professional) who have or are studying the course.
Each module can take 1 to 2 hours to complete (it depends ... you may want to listen to the audios or video a few times or there may be extra reading).
Foundation has 5, self study modules - once complete you will receive your foundation *certificate.
Professional has 8, self study modules - you have 12 months from starting the modules to attend 3 live, online classes with the program founder and this will guide you through the assessment to reach certification. Each online class is 2 hours which we schedule on a monthly/2 week basis. We accomodate different timezones by offering our classes on a selection of days/timings which are released on a regular basis.