MONTCLAIR, NJ - MONTCLAIR BOUNCE Presents The IRL Conference on Wednesday June 5, 2019, 6:00-9:00 PM
at Renaissance Middle School.
Growing up, there’s family, there’s school, there’s the world online, and there’s “adulting” -- In Real Life.
High school and after can be exciting, stressful, full of ups-and-downs. It can seem like… a lot. But there’s
a lot you can do to get through, to build resilience and bounce!
IRL will feature peer-to-peer and expert guidance; live music by local favorite Tennis Boy Will; video,
food, swag, free raffles, and more.
The IRL Mini-Conference is a positive, something-for-everyone evening. designed to help you:
Feel connected to a caring community
Learn about mind/body building
Give yourself a pat on the back… and maybe even some high school credit*!!
Format: A mini-conference with a range of 45-minute breakout-sessions and an exhibit hall of demos and
information tables. Sessions feature mental health tools, mindfulness practice, suicide prevention;
transitions to college, gap, or work scenarios; best apps for stress reduction and optimism. Parents
invited to a special session.
Participating Organizations and Individuals Include:
- Shine the Light On Clothing and Founder Eli Brown
-Emery Bergmann, artist, writer and creator of “My College Transition”
-Fred Randall & Mindful Breath Foundation
-Composure/Calm At The Speed of Sound
- National Alliance on Mental Illness
- Minding your Mind
-Into The Light
-A.I.R Organization (Attitudes in Reverse)
-Montclair Public Schools