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Happy Back To School (And Beyond)!

September 3, 2019

Discover how Gail and other Philly educators and leaders are making the back-to-school time easier for Philly’s kids

Philly’s own Gail Silver, a children’s book author and founder of Yoga Child, is one step ahead of Harvard, having created the nonprofit School Mindfulness Project, which strives to create an entire mindfulness ecosystem in schools and the wider community

June 4, 2019

Gail Silver shares what she wishes she had done when her kids were younger and how to help kids who worry

When it came time for her friends to arrive at her birthday party, Bea started to worry and the “what if’s” just kept piling up. That’s the basis for the new picture book by Gail Silver, Mindful Bea, and the Worry Tree, which helps kids who worry through the power of story and the tools of mindfulness.

SCBWI Cafe Interview with Gail Silver

April 23, 2019

Mindfulness, Anxiety, and a New Picture Book: Anna Forrester Has a Café Chat with Picture Book Author Gail Silver

Gail Silver’s fourth picture book, Mindful Bea and the Worry Tree, came out April 16 with Magination Press, the American Psychological Association’s children’s book imprint. Gail lives in Philadelphia, and when she’s not writing picture books she is running Yoga Child Inc. and The School Mindfulness Project.

Yoga In My School: Mindful Bea Brings Calm to Kids with Anxiety

April 18, 2019

Do kids you know suffer from anxiety and overactive thought patterns? Do you wonder how to help them?

Join Donna Freeman, founder of Yoga In My School, as she chats with award winning author Gail Silver about her newest publication Mindful Bea and the Worry Tree.

Hunter-Clarke Fields Interviews Gail for the Yoga Stories Project

October 21, 2015

I’m thrilled to share author Gail Silver with you. And we’re doing a giveaway of her book, “Peace, Bugs and Understanding,” so be sure to leave a comment on this page to enter to win!

Gail Silver, author of children’s books about mindfulness, director of Yoga Child, which brings yoga and mindfulness to Philadelphia schools. Mindfulness gives her permission to mess up sometimes. And know that’s okay.

Gail Silver

Philadelphia based award-winning children’s book author, founder and director of Yoga Child, Inc. and Founder and CEO of The School Mindfulness, Project Inc.

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