Course Description

This mini course was created to support your live training. Enjoy!

Stress Management Consultant

Amanda Muhammad

Amanda Muhammad is an International Mindfulness Based Stress Management Consultant in Dallas, TX. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Business Psychology, holds a Masters in Organizational Leadership, and a Bachelor's Degree in Management and Leadership. Amanda is a certified Mindfulness trainer, Compassion Fatigue Trainer and yoga instructor. Amanda teaches individuals how to build resilience and reduce stress as well as how to introduce different practices to the people they serve as a foundation for social-emotional learning, restorative practices, and building resilience. She facilitates a variety of workshops, hosts mindfulness trainings and serves as a coach to schools and organizations both across the country and internationally. In addition to in-person training, she runs a web-based education platform, Mako Mindfulness, created to guide you through her framework of evidence-based practices that change the way we process and respond to stressful situations.

Course Curriculum

  • 1


    • Welcome!

    • Meet the Teacher

    • GREAT NEWS!!!

  • 2

    Module 1: It's Okay Not to be Okay

    • Intro

    • Empty Cups

    • What is Self Care?

    • Empty Cups + Self Care Reflection

  • 3

    Module 2: Let's Talk About Stress

    • Intro

    • Stress: The Good, The Bad, and Managing It

    • Stress & The Stress Response System

  • 4

    Module 3: Types of Stress Related Conditions & Symptoms

    • Intro

    • Note Catcher

    • So, you think you're stressed?

    • Or is it Burnout?

    • Burnout Symptoms

    • Or, is it Moral Distress?

    • Moral Distress Symptoms

    • Or is it Vicarious Trauma?

    • Or is it Compassion Fatigue?

    • Vicarious Trauma & Compassion Fatigue Symptoms

    • Summary: Stress Related Conditions

    • The Neurophysiology of Serving Others

    • Reflection on The Neurophysiology of Serving Others

    • Want More?

  • 5

    Module 6: Warning Signs

    • Intro

    • Warning Signs

  • 6

    Module 8: Low Impact Debriefing

    • Intro

    • Low Impact Debriefing

    • There's more where that came from...

  • 7

    Module 9: Coping with Other People's Stress

    • Intro

    • Establishing & Enforcing Boundaries

    • Don't Forget!

  • 8

    Module 10: The Mako Method™ Framework for Coping

    • Intro

    • Why You Should Practice Mindfulness

    • Practice Breathing

    • Practice Sun Breaths

    • Practice Shoulder Movements

    • Animated Breathing Exercise for Anxiety (4:7:8)

    • Practice Affirmations

    • Practice Gratitude

    • The Mako Method Resource Guide

  • 9

    Module 12: Coping with Environmental Stress

    • intro

    • Have a Transition Routine in Place

  • 10

    Thank You!

    • Thank you!

    • One More Thing!

    • Breathe Easy, Senior Source!