Child mindfulness specialist and educator
Rose Pavlov is the founder and CEO of Ivy Child International, an international nonprofit that develops and facilitates mindfulness-based health education programs for underprivileged children and communities across the globe. As a child specialist and educator, her research interests range from applied positive psychology and mindfulness-based learning with children/youth to international issues such as overcoming devastation and trauma, as well as urban challenges. Her professional experiences have led her to partnerships with UNICEF and World Vision.
The Worcester Business Journal named Rose in their “Class of 40 Under Forty rising stars” in Central Massachusetts in 2010, the “Young Leaders Pioneering Global Social Change” in 2011, “Top 12 People Making a Difference in Central Massachusetts” in 2012, and in “Women Leading in Central Massachusetts” in 2013/2014. Most recently, Rose was a featured TEDx speaker with her talk “Unlocking Children’s Potential Through Mindfulness” in 2014.