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Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness Workshop
March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Broadcast via Zoom
Connection information will be shared once registered.
Sustainer (pays for you and supports community rate): $100
Supporter (pays for you): $75
Community rate: $50
Access grants available to cover $25
ACMHE membersreceive a $25 discount (join ACMHE)
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Join us for a hands-on workshop where you’ll learn the risks and rewards trauma survivors can experience in mindfulness practice, and be prepared to identify trauma and respond skillfully. David will be weaving in theory with experiential practice. There will be open discussion including Q&A. David will also describe ways you can learn more about Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness teaching methods after the workshop. Participants will leave the workshop with more confidence in:
- Knowing the ways trauma can manifest in meditation practice
- Identifying non-verbal signs of traumatic stress in mindfulness practice
- Practical modifications to help traumatized people safely access meditation.
David Treleaven, PhD, is a writer, educator, trauma professional, and author of the acclaimed book Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness: Practices for Safe and Transformative Healing. David focuses on offering mindfulness providers with the knowledge and tools they require to meet the needs of those struggling with trauma. Through workshops, keynotes, podcasts, and online education, he is closely engaged with current empirical research to inform best practices.
David is currently a visiting scholar at Brown University and has worked with a number of organizations including The Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute developed at Google, University of Massachusetts Medical School, The Center for Contemplative Mind in Society, the Institute for Mindfulness South Africa, the UC San Diego Center for Mindfulness, and the Mindfulness Training Institute of Australia and New Zealand.