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How can Mindfulness help? A Presentation by Kirstin Bindseil Tuesday June 19th, Only recently have people begun to explore how healthcare professionals experience burn out and trauma in their work. All of us who provide care are vulnerable and we can explore how Mindfulness can play a role in the well being for ourselves and those with whom we serve. Kirstin will present a look at the role of healthcare professionals and what we can learn personally and professionally.

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A Presentation by Steven Selchen and Kirstin Bindseil Thursday, October 11, There are many challenges in teaching mindfulness to individuals who are seeking out best practice treatment for their anxiety and depression.

For a year, the Practical Clinic at Halton Health Care in Oakville has been offering Mindfulness groups previously developed at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre as one possible option for treating the common combination of depressive and anxiety-related symptoms with effective results.

Steve and Kirstin will share a practice and some of the insights into offering Mindfulness in a mainstream mental health clinic. He has a particular focus on wellness promotion and leads innovative educational and professional development workshops in a variety of settings. She currently provides mindfulness groups to people with depression, anxiety and high stress.

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She has been engaged in innovative projects related to mindfulness meditation and has led mindfulness groups for chronic pain, depression, smoking and other addictions.

For many participants and practitioners, mindful movement is an accessible doorway into living wisely, a valuable resource for conscious living. Heidi Bornstein, Heidi Bornstein is a Hatha yoga and meditation teacher, who received intensive training at the International Meditation Institute while living in India.

Heidi is on staff of Yoga Community Toronto, and is on the steering committee for Mindfulness Toronto. She has been teaching yoga and meditation in Toronto since and continues to support yoga, meditation, and mindfulness programs for children, youth, teens, and adults. June Community Meeting Healthcare providers as a vulnerable population.

How can Mindfulness help? A Presentation by Kirstin Bindseil Tuesday June 19th, Only recently have people begun to explore how healthcare professionals experience burn out and trauma in their work. All of us who provide care are vulnerable and we can explore how Mindfulness can play a role in the well being for ourselves and those with whom we serve.

Kirstin will present a look at the role of healthcare professionals and what we can learn personally and professionally. She has been engaged in various innovative projects related to Mindfulness Meditation and has led Mindfulness groups for Chronic Pain, Depression, Anxiety, Smoking, Older persons and Addictions.

Research shows that mindfulness training for educators has both personal and professional benefits. Students who are taught by teachers who act with compassion and self-compassion are more likely to cultivate this capacity in their relationship with themselves and with others. Positive psychology demonstrates that we can improve happiness by changing how we focus on the world.

Mindfulness gives us a chance to choose to respond to what is happening in the moment more calmly, empathically, compassionately, effectively, and more in keeping with our values, rather than reacting unconsciously, automatically, judgmentally and while being driven by our emotional state.

The more mindful we become, the more we broaden and build our inner resources that help us strengthen our resilience the ability to shift our perceptions, change our responses, and act with compassion, curiousity, openness and acceptance. Heidi Bornstein is the co-founder and executive director for Mindfulness Everyday, a Canadian registered charity that has been delivering mindfulness programs in the community sinceto students, parents, and educators.

Heidi has been teaching yoga and meditation in Toronto since and continues to support yoga, meditation, and mindfulness programs for children, youth, teens, and adults.CURRICULUM VITAE.

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CURRICULUM VITAE. Download CV. Kwame Anthony Akroma-Ampim Kusi APPIAH. Professor of Philosophy and Law, New York University. Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values Emeritus, Princeton University. Note: The below agenda is current as of April 21, Updates to the agenda after this date may not make it to this web page.

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