MEd, Masters in Education, The College of New Jersey
B.S., Dance, Health & Physical Education, Douglas College
- Courses this Semester
- Regularly Taught Courses
Professor O’Connell has taught at the secondary level and has school counseling experience at the high school level. She was the Supervisor of Counseling Services K-12 in an urban school district and the District Test Coordinator and is certified as a SAC in New Jersey. Her career encompasses implementation of prevention, intervention, and secondary school counseling and bullying programs. She is the clinical coordinator for all school counseling, SACC, and SAC internships. She is a certified RYT Yoga teacher and a Trainer for Yoga Calm for Children. Her research interests include mindfulness and yoga in the classroom for all ages and mindfulness based stressed reduction. She is a member of ACA, NJSCA, PSA, ASCA, and MCSCA.
- Research Interests
Mindfulness and Yoga in the classroom and for all ages.
- Presentations/Invited Talks
- Talks: NJSCA – Yoga Calm for Children
- Talks: MCSCA – Yoga Calm for Children
- Talks: ASAP – Yoga Calm for Children
- Professional Associations
ACA, NJSCA, PSA, ASCA