Contemplative Practices to Promote Child and Family Well-Being (Conference)

October 14 & 15: the conference will bring together scholars and practitioners whose work is designed to enhance the well-being of children and families through mindfulness and meditation.

The conference takes place at the University of Wisconsin-Madison at the Wisconsin Institute of Discovery.

Speakers include Richard Davidson (UW-Madison) and Mark Greenberg (Penn State) (see a full list here) and participants are invited to a morning yoga session each day of the conference. There will be a poster session for researchers, students, and practitioners to share their work.

To learn more about the conference, and to register, click here.

If you’re looking to learn more about mindfulness and education, you might want to read this recent talk by Mark Greenberg about his research into mindfulness and education.