Orlando Suzuki Music School

Introduction to Positive Psychology for Suzuki Teachers
Jun 22 and 25, 2020 in Orlando, FL
at Orlando Suzuki Music School


Introduction to Positive Psychology for Suzuki Teachers

Instructor: Rolando Freitag,

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Phone: 407-205-9550

Event Description

This course is designed to give Suzuki teachers of all instruments practical tools from Positive Psychology, enriching their teaching experience.

We will cover how to:

·      Transform pessimism into optimism

·      Leverage explanatory styles of success

·      Understand your internal dialogue – ABC/DE technique

·      Give growth-oriented feedback

Participants will complete three personal development assessments. Through discussions and examples, they will gain a deeper awareness about themselves and others. Participants will also learn specific techniques to develop a positive teaching approach.

Course full.

Trainer Information

Rolando Freitag

Rolando Freitag is a registered Violin Teacher Trainer with the Suzuki Association of the Americas. He currently teaches at the Orlando Suzuki Music School, where he offers Suzuki Teacher Training courses as well as individual and group lessons, and serves as director for the Florida Music Institute. He has extensive experience working with students of all ages and ability levels, and has taught lessons, workshops, and teacher training courses throughout the Americas.

Mr. Freitag earned his M.M. in Violin Performance from Penn State University, and his B.M. in Violin Performance from Shenandoah Conservatory. In addition, he has completed the Certificate in the Foundations of Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, offered through Coursera, and holds the Certificate of Achievement from the Suzuki Association of the Americas.


June 22 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM continuing June 25 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time


This event will be held online.

Orlando Suzuki Music School

10778 Belfry Circle
Orlando FL 32832

Phone: 407-205-9550
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