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Cynthia M. O'Connell, MEd

Instructor

Educational Counseling


Department
Ed Couns Leadership, Educational Counseling and Leadership
Office
McAllan Hall 104
Phone
732-263-5765
Email
coconnel@monmouth.edu

Cynthia M. O'Connell, MEd

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.

Education

MEd, Masters in Education, The College of New Jersey

B.S., Dance, Health & Physical Education, Douglas College

Research Interests

Mindfulness and Yoga in the classroom and for all ages.

Publications

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

Courses